LONDON, 15 June, 2010 – Panmure Gordon & Co. is pleased to announce its appointment as nominated adviser and joint broker to Hellenic Carriers plc with immediate effect. Hellenic Carriers manages a fleet of six dry bulk vessels transporting iron ore, coal, grain, steel products, cement, alumina and other dry bulk cargoes worldwide. Welcoming Hellenic Carriers as a client, Panmure Gordon group chief executive, Tim Linacre said: “Hellenic Carriers is an excellent client win for Panmure Gordon and is a further endorsement of our growing presence in the shipping sector.” In addition to Hellenic Carriers, Panmure Gordon also acts for Clarksons plc and Goldenport plc.