For the first time in Asia, Marine Money's 1st Annual Ship Finance Asia conference on financing for the shipping industry will be held 14 April 2000, at the Excelsior Hotel in Hong Kong. Organiser Marine Money is a US based publication started in 1988. It has been holding Ship Finance Conferences for the past 12 years, in Oslo, New York, Monte Carlo, London, Athens. Recovering economies, improving shipping markets and the need for creative financing and balance sheet restructuring provided the impetus for Marine Money's 1st Annual Ship Finance Asia conference. The Conference is supported by the Hong Kong Shipowners Association. For enquiries, detailed information and/or programme, please contact (US) Matt McCleery, President, Marine Money, tel 1 (203) 406 0106, fax
1 (203) 406-0110. Email: email@example.com. (HK) Ferdi Stolzenberg, Marine Money (Asia),
tel (852) 9236 0276, fax (852) 2868 4102.