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Shipping Finance: Combining Theory with Practice


In its 12 chapters, this course covers the following topics:

1. Introduction to Shipping Finance
2. Financial Markets and Interest Rates
3. Common Equity and Public Markets
4. Preferred Equity
5. Bank Financing
6. Corporate Bonds and Bond Markets
7. Lease Financing
8. Alternative Sources of Lending
9. WACC – Weighted Average Cost of Capital
10. Optimal Capital Structure
11. Refinancing, Restructuring, Insolvency and Bankruptcy
12. Latest Developments in Shipping Finance

We also offer a series of practical examples and applications based on our experience in real transactions along with an excel file with simple spreadsheets which will enable the readers to:
(i) better understand the mechanics and calculations used in shipping finance and
(ii) further practice and enhance their skills.