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Investment in the maritime transport sector

– Organization of financial operations
– Analysis and advice on corporate transactions
– Financial counseling
– Mezzanine & Equity finance

Finaval is a historic Italian shipowning company established in 1985. We can boast 30 years of experience in the transportation of crude oil and refined products, and today, thanks to know-how and expertise, we are transforming into a modern investment company operating in the shipping industry.


The investment approach is based on knowledge of the market, rigorous data analysis, and, finally, a strong focus on risk management to be able to operate safely in all market conditions.

Finaval invests in business areas with high value potential in the belief that corporate responsibilities are not limited to profit alone, but should also include promoting the development of knowledge, ethical values and social cohesion.


A one-stop service center for the development, maintenance, and support of the solutions provided The Development Center Global Disbursement & Accounting Solutions is located in Hyderabad, India.

GDAS provides services to global shipping industries in application development, maintenance, support, testing, and back office operations by providing highly skilled professionals and management teams in providing better and comprehensive solutions.


Mar. In. Service is an organization that operates mainly on Italian, Black Sea, Baltic and many Mediterranean ports. Mar.In.Service covers every aspect of controls on raw, finished and petrochemical products. This includes all types of crude and by-products moved in any way-via pipeline, by sea, by rail and by road. The integrity of the goods is determined by analytical testing. Service ensures that sampling is carried out according to procedures and that analyses are performed properly, according to required methods and international standards. State-of-the-art measurement equipment according to IP/API standards is used. Sampling and analysis normally follow IP, ASTM or GOST methodologies, but also EN, ISO or others.


The collaboration with Ancora Investment Trust has been solid for several years now. The joint venture currently manages three ships: Angi, Phoenix, and Clotilde, owned 50% by Finaval.


Vessel: Angi
Flag: Malta
Built: 2003
Type vessel: Tanker
Dwt: 37,211
Vessel Hull: Double Hull
GT: 23,217
Length Overall: 183
Beam(M): 27


Vessel: Phoenix
Flag: Malta
Built: 2005
Type vessel: Tanker
Dwt: 38,512

Vessel Hull: Double Hull
GT: 24,048
Length Overall: 183
Beam(M): 27


Vessel: Clotilde
Flag: Malta
Built: 2008
Type vessel: Tanker
Dwt: 38,431
Vessel Hull: Double Hull
GT: 24,066
Length Overall: 183
Beam(M): 27



Vessel: Wedellsborg
Flag: Porto Viro Donada, Italy
Built: 2014
Type vessel: RO-RO / Cargo Ship
Dwt: 11585 t
Vessel Hull: single hull, ordinary steel
GT: 21801 t
Length Overall: 179.46 m
Beam(M): 26.21 m