New York, December 12, 2017
«GREEK DAY» AT NEW YORK STOCK EXCHANGE
Within the context of the 19th Annual Capital Link Invest in Greece Forum the New York Stock Exchange in cooperation with Capital Link organized a special ceremony in honor of Greece entitled “Greek Day at NYSE”.
On Tuesday, December 12th, 2017, the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) held an official reception in honor of the Greek Delegation, Greek companies listed on the New York Stock Exchange and companies that participated in the Forum.
The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) flew the Greek flag on Wall Street and issued special commemorative medals to honor the members of the Greek Delegation.
This year’s “Greek Day at NYSE” featured Greek Government Officials and executives representing companies listed in the US stock markets as well as companies that participated at the 19th Annual Capital Link Invest in Greece Forum, which held in great success the previous day.
Hon. Euclid Tsakalotos, Minister of Finance of the Hellenic Republic, rang “The Closing Bell”, ending the trading session on Tuesday, December 12th 2017.
New York Stock Exchange Representative was Mr. Chris Taylor, Vice President, NYSE Listings & NYSE Services
Mrs. Nicole Petallides, the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) anchor for The Fox Business Network welcome the Government Delegation.
The participants of the “Closing Bell” ceremony included from the Government Delegation: Hon. Euclid Tsakalotos, Minister of Finance of the Hellenic Republic, Hon. Elena Kountoura, Minister of Tourism of the Hellenic Republic, Mr.George Tziallas, Secretary General for Tourism Policy and Development-Ministry of Tourism, Dr. Constantine Koutras, Consul General of Greece in New York, Nicolas Bornozis, President Capital Link, Olga Bornozi, Managing Director Capital Link.
US Listed Companies: Aegean Marine Petroleum, Dorian LPG, Euroseas, Gener8 Maritime, Navios Maritime Holdings, Seanergy Maritime Holdings,Tsakos Energy Navigation
Finally participated the below listed and non-listed Companies and Associations: NATIONAL BANK OF GREECE, PIRAEUS BANK, ALPHA BANK, CITI, EUROBANK ERGASIAS SA, GOLDMAN SACHS, HELLENIC CORPORATION OF ASSETS AND PARTICIPATIONS S.A., HELLENIC FINANCIAL STABILITY FUND, INDEPENDENT AUTHORITY FOR PUBLIC REVENUE, HELLENIC PETROLEUM , INTRALOT SA, LEVANT PARTNERS AIFM, OLAYAN INVESTMENT GROUP, GNTO, UBS, WATSON FARLEY & WILLIAMS, ZEPOS & YANNOPOULOS.
The active support and participation of NYSE, the world’s largest stock exchange, enhances the prestige and the visibility of the Forum and of Greece to a wide international investment audience. It also shows the stable support to Greece, the Greek companies, the Greek shipping industry and the Diaspora.
The Securities and Exchange Commission of the United States of America is a major source of capital for the growing number of Greek interest companies and the NYSE plays playing a leading role in this.
The event was broadcasted live on major news stations in the United States and abroad to an audience of 150 million millions of viewers worldwide
For more details and extensive information, please visit:
The CAPITAL LINK website: www.capitallink.com
The CAPITAL LINK FORUM website: www.capitallinkforum.com
ABOUT CAPITAL LINK
Capital Link is an Advisory, Investor Relations and Financial Communications firm. Besides the customized Investor Relations programs tailored to each specific client, Capital Link is also known for the organization of large scale high quality maritime and investor forums in key industry centers, such as in New York, London, Athens, Shanghai, Limassol and Singapore. Capital Link organizes fourteen conferences annually, of which seven are focused on the maritime sector. Capital Link’s events draw the elite of the financial, investment and maritime communities and provide a unique combination of superior informational content, marketing and networking opportunities. Capital Link’s global marketing platform enhances the visibility and reach of these events during the year on a global scale that lasts well beyond the date on which each event is held, becoming a continuous reference point for market participants.
Capital Link’s efforts have been recognized by the 2011 Lloyds’s List Greek Shipping Awards, in 2012 and 2013 by the InterContinental Finance Magazine and in 2016 by the Wealth & Finance Magazine, Also, by the International Propeller Club of the United States and AHI-American Hellenic Institute.