Superyacht Investor London 2022: Sanctions lead to choppy waters

Superyacht Investor London 2022: Sanctions lead to choppy waters

There were no Russian yacht owners at Superyacht Investor London 2022 for obvious reasons. But the effects of the Russian invasion of Ukraine dominated much of the conference. It started with an excellent session looking at the impact from the

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Sanlorenzo to make Venice Boat Show debut

Sanlorenzo to make Venice Boat Show debut

SYI Summary: Sanlorezo will be at the Venice Boat Show for the first time. The Italian shipyard will display three models from its fleet: The SX88 (pictured above), SX76, and SL78. The Venice Boat Show will take place on May

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Superyacht Investor London 2022 – Presentations

Superyacht Investor London 2022 – Presentations

Thank you for attending Superyacht Investor London 2022. See below for downloadable presentations, photo gallery and the sli.do results from the conference. Click here for the photo gallery Monday 16th May  09.30 Opening remarks Alastair Whyte, Superyacht Investor 09.35 How

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Crews-in into 2022

Crews-in into 2022

When one door closes, another door opens. International sanctions caused many in the industry to fear for the livelihoods of crew on Russian vessels. However, the highly qualified and experienced crew from these yachts are now available for employment throughout

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Superyachts, the Fifth Amendment, and the French Revolution

Superyachts, the Fifth Amendment, and the French Revolution

The Founding Fathers, the French proletariat and 205ft luxury yachts may never have been mentioned in the same instance before; yet all are prominent features of discussion since the latest development from US legislators. US Congress voted in favour of

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Insurance firm Travelers to pay $2m for sunken yacht

Insurance firm Travelers to pay $2m for sunken yacht

Insurance company Travelers has been ordered to pay Ocean Reef Charters $2m in damages for a superyacht that sunk during Hurricane Irma in 2017. After a lengthy legal dispute, a judge upheld a Florida court’s  ruling for the insurers to

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Fijian authorities seize Russian-owned superyacht on US’ behalf

Fijian authorities seize Russian-owned superyacht on US’ behalf

Fijian law enforcement have executed a seizure warrant on request from the US freezing the 348ft superyacht Amadea owned by sanctioned oligarch Suleiman Kerimov. Assisted by the FBI, Fijian authorities seized the yacht following of a warrant from a US

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