The Model

The Stone Shipping Model

Audited Results

Quarterly Reporting

Experienced Management

Fund Establishment (6 - 9 months)
Capital Raising
(18-month commitment, funds are collected once vessels are chartered-in)
Capital Deployment (chartering-in vessels). Time horizon: 6 months
Vessels are chartered-in for approx. 9 - 15 months (employed in the RSA or chartered-out).
Dividend distributions (if any) to investors.
Capital repatriation as vessels get redelivered.

Focus on arbitraging positions as opposed to directional positions

Risk profile is low to moderate

Commercial, operational and administrative management is done by CTM, a leading third-party manager of dry bulk vessels, via a Commercial Management Agreement.

Maximizing returns in the Supramax market while maintaining a low risk profile with experienced manager.

Investment Overview

Simple, straightforward strategy

Leverage market volatility and dislocations

Good outperformance record

Experienced manager