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Live Tweeting From FLIBS

The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, a.k.a. FLIBS, opened yesterday. Running through Monday, the FLIBS is expected to attract about 100,000 visitors. At the show, we’re seeing a number of new megayachts, including the Benetti 140 Veloce, the Riva 122 Mythos, Sunrise Yachts’ Atomic, and the Ocean Alexander 100. We’re further attending a number of […]

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Diane M. Byrne to Moderate International Superyacht Society Panel

MegayachtNews.com is pleased to announce that its founder and editor, Diane M. Byrne, is once again moderating a panel discussion for the International Superyacht Society (ISS). Being held during this month’s Fort Lauderdale show, the topic is “Generation Z: The World’s Got Talent.” The goal is to enlighten ISS members of the opportunities they are […]

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Megayachts Debuting at FLIBS

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If it’s boat-show season, it’s also megayacht-debut season. A number of megayachts—some recently delivered, others new to the American market—will be making their debuts at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show this month. Affectionately referred to as FLIBS within the yachting industry, the show is the world’s largest in-water event. Among the megayachts premiering are: […]

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Live Tweeting #MonacoYachtShow

Monaco Yacht Show #MonacoYachtShow

The annual Monaco Yacht Show is underway, with more than 110 megayachts in the water, its largest-ever display. Our editor, Diane M. Byrne, and some of our contributors have tours planned through the weekend for Heesen Yachts’ Monaco Wolf and Elena, ISA Yachts’ Silver Wind, Rossinavi’s Polaris, the Ferretti Custom Line Navetta 28, and more. […]

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Annual Superyacht Finance Forum in Monaco This Month

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For the seventh consecutive year, Marine Money International is hosting the Superyacht Finance Forum just prior to the Monaco Yacht Show. It’s being held in Monaco’s Auditorium Rainier III on September 23. Marine Money International publishes a finance magazine and hosts various financial forums around the world. Given ever-changing VAT regulations, lending practices, and more, […]

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