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Latest AFC survey results!

In our recent anti-financial crime (AFC) survey with Operations Directors and senior management, 72% found it difficult to do all of the required counterparty, KYC and other AFC checks as part of processing disbursement accounts (DAs).

Download your copy of the results here.

Download the eBook: Reduce your maritime anti-financial crime compliance risks

We surveyed Operations Directors from across the maritime industry and found that most ranked anti-financial crime (AFC) compliance as a top concern.

Download DA-Desk’s latest eBook to find out what Operations Directors need to know about anti-financial crime compliance and what you can do to reduce AFC compliance risks.

DA-Desk celebrates 2 million port calls

Congratulations to MOL Drybulk Ltd. for creating the 2 millionth port call with DA-Desk!

A huge thank you to all of our customers for helping us achieve this milestone.

Our Philippines team enjoy a team-building weekend

Our Philippines team enjoyed a productive team-building weekend at Pico de Loro Resort, Nasugbu Batangas.

The theme of the activities was ‘A synergy and alignment program – above and beyond’ and the aim was to strengthen team alliance through completing physical challenges together which enabled our people to apply Marcura’s values and skills.

Janani Yagnamurthy achieves Middle East branch topper with ICS for Port & Terminal Management

Janani Yagnamurthy, Group Analytics Manager for Marcura recently undertook the Professional Qualifying Examinations (PQE) run by the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers (ICS) and was named a Middle East branch topper in the Port and Terminal Management module!

We caught up with Janani as she reflected on her experience of the course, her incredible achievement, and how it’s helped our customers and teams.

DA-Desk celebrates 20 years since its first port call from Seatrade

DA-Desk is celebrating 20 years since Seatrade created the first port call!

As Walter Wildöer, MD of Seatrade Chartering, explained to us: “Before we started using DA-Desk, our system was piles of paper with yellow sticky notes. Now we have reduced our paperwork by about 95%.”

Portuguese team meets up in Lisbon

Marcura CEO Jens Poulsen and GC & Chief Compliance Officer Felix Antero touched down in sunny Lisbon to spend the day with the Portuguese team. A productive day was had by all as the team enjoyed lunch together (the sunshine was an added bonus!) and listened to insights from Jens and Felix on company philosophy…

Marcura secures growth investment

We are excited to be partnering with Marlin Equity Partners to further invest in our existing platforms and services and accelerate our product expansion.

Marlin is a global investment firm that specialises in investing in international software- and platform focused companies.

Our team based in Athens

Our team in Athens held an internal strategy meeting, followed by dinner.

Our global customer base includes prominent Greek customers whom we are privileged to serve with the support of our local team.

Our strength in Greece has grown to 13 team members, supporting three of Marcura’s companies: PortLog, MarTrust and DA-Desk.

We’re attending Posidonia 2022 from 6th June

We’re really looking forward to attending Posidonia 2022 in Athens from 6th June!

The international shipping exhibition has long been established as one of the major calendar events of the shipping industry.

Several of our sales and account managers will be at the show who’d love to talk about any of our 8 products to any prospect or customer.

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