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  • MYS 2018: A Broker's Guide to Owning a Superyacht August 16 2018

    MYS 2018: A Broker's Guide to Owning a Superyacht

    In just a little over a month, top superyacht builders; leading
    yacht designers; brokerage houses and clients will unite in the
    glamourous setting of Port Hercules for the eagerly awaited and..

  • M/Y Kinta Sold by IYC: Ready for Summer in the Med June 20 2018

    M/Y Kinta Sold by IYC: Ready for Summer in the Med

    IYC announce the successful inhouse deal of M/Y Kinta built by
    Turquoise Yachts in 2008. Kinta, an excellent example of the
    Turkish shipyard's construnction and engineering, has been sold..

  • Heesen's Lionshare Sold by IYC May 30 2018

    Heesen's Lionshare Sold by IYC

    IYC has announced the sale of Lionshare by Mark Elliott,
    representing both the buyer and seller. Lionshare is a classic
    Dutch build by Heesen and has achieved success as a popular..

  • The Rise of Fuel-Efficient, Long-Distance Explorers May 24 2018

    The Rise of Fuel-Efficient, Long-Distance Explorers

    Producing a yacht in today’s environmentally sensitive era, it
    would be remiss of any yacht builder to overlook the sustainable
    qualities of its creations. As superyachts come under media..

  • Charter Focus: The Contemporary Edge of Ouranos May 23 2018

    Charter Focus: The Contemporary Edge of Ouranos

    Stepping on board the stylish superyacht Ouranos is a unique
    experience that encapsulates the joy of charter, offering
    everyone on board a world of opportunities and the perfect way to..

  • An American Classic: Superyacht Show Time Sold April 10 2018

    An American Classic: Superyacht Show Time Sold

    Show Time, a classically styled, immaculately maintained Broward
    superyacht, has become the latest brokerage announcement to
    emerge from IYC after Sales & Charter Consultant Richard Gray..

  • On The Market: IYC Present Trinity Yachts' Imagine April 03 2018

    On The Market: IYC Present Trinity Yachts' Imagine

    As summer approaches, owning a 59m superyacht to transverse the
    ocean's waters becomes ever-more appealing. Sipping on a chilled
    beverage from the bar; relaxing on the sun loungers whilst..

  • The Must-See Superyachts of the Palm Beach Boat Show March 15 2018

    The Must-See Superyachts of the Palm Beach Boat Show

    With a spotlight pointed firmly on the inventory of America
    thanks to the rising demand of more confident owners, the U.S.
    shows such as Miami, Fort Lauderdale and this month’s Palm Beach..

  • IYC to Represent 67M Hot Lab Explorer Project by VSY March 07 2018

    IYC to Represent 67M Hot Lab Explorer Project by VSY

    When Italian-pedigree builder VSY announced its latest project
    back in 2017 it sparked attention. Developed in collaboration
    with cutting-edge architects at Milan design studio, Hot Lab, the..

  • Superyacht Turquoise Finds New Owner February 21 2018

    Superyacht Turquoise Finds New Owner

    One of the more renowned Turquoise-built superyachts on the
    water, this 55-metre (181’9” ft) comes from an era of art deco
    style with a stripped-back exterior and true global appeal. This..

  • Skyfall Sale Signals American Market Success February 15 2018

    Skyfall Sale Signals American Market Success

    Starting life in 2010, Trinity superyacht, Skyfall has spent life
    well. A quintessential American build, she’s commonly captured
    traversing the Bahamas shallows and was created by a handful of..

  • Word from the Architect: A Sky’s Sanctuary on Ouranos February 01 2018

    Word from the Architect: A Sky’s Sanctuary on Ouranos

    “She is the primal Greek god personifying the sky” shared the
    Group Art Director Gian Marco Campanino. Although inspired, in a
    veiled manner, by the mythological meaning of ‘Ouranos’, the..

  • Andiamo: Refit and Ready for Charter January 17 2018

    Andiamo: Refit and Ready for Charter

    Fresh and renewed following a recent refit, Andiamo’s charter
    credentials have gone from good to great. With Patrick Knowles
    Designs responsible for the update of the Benetti-build; the..

  • Charter Yacht Focus: Superyacht Martha Ann December 13 2017

    Charter Yacht Focus: Superyacht Martha Ann

    The 70,10-metre charter powerhouse Martha Ann is a blank page for
    guests stepping on board, with a world of diverse experiences on
    offer and a busy schedule across one of the greatest cruising..

  • Iconic Explorer Sherakhan Returns to the Water in Style December 13 2017

    Iconic Explorer Sherakhan Returns to the Water in Style

    Reintroduced to the water with a new a lease on life, the refit
    of Sherakhan has brought the iconic explorer back to the water to
    start her charter career anew. We take a look at the updates..

  • On the Market: The Best of American Build November 23 2017

    On the Market: The Best of American Build

    As our focus shifts to the growth and activity of the modern
    American market, we take a look at the best of U.S. build
    available for both sale and charter this Thanksgiving.

  • On the Market: Nerissa, A Timeless Turkish Build November 03 2017

    On the Market: Nerissa, A Timeless Turkish Build

    From a distance, Bilgin Yacht’s recent launch, Nerissa could be
    mistaken for a classic summer sanctuary. But touching the water
    just months ago, on the inside, she tells a very different story...

  • IYC Builds on U.S. Growth with New Palm Beach Office November 02 2017

    IYC Builds on U.S. Growth with New Palm Beach Office

    Global brokerage house IYC has this week extended its reach by in
    Florida by opening a new office in Palm Beach, bringing more
    yachting experts to the fold ahead of the Fort Lauderdale Boat..

  • An Evening On Board I NOVA at the Monaco Yacht Show October 05 2017

    An Evening On Board I NOVA at the Monaco Yacht Show

    As the late-summer sun sets over Port Hercule on the third day of
    the Monaco Yacht Show, the hustle of the day’s events turn to
    night. With the finest superyachts opening their decks to..

  • Latest Sale: The Evident Attraction of Chiqui September 04 2017

    Latest Sale: The Evident Attraction of Chiqui

    The 40-metre Sunseeker superyacht Chiqui is the latest successful
    sales announcement from the global brokerage house, IYC. An
    impressively styled yacht, Chiqui was launched in 2011 and has..

  • MYS Fleet in Focus: The Effortless Cool of I NOVA August 23 2017

    MYS Fleet in Focus: The Effortless Cool of I NOVA

    Remarkably drawn, expertly constructed and effortlessly cool, I
    NOVA is one of the latest fleet announcements to come from the
    Monaco Yacht Show. We take a look at what makes this global..

  • IYC Sails into Success with Sailing Yacht Pink Gin July 17 2017

    IYC Sails into Success with Sailing Yacht Pink Gin

    S/Y Pink Gin; a name and vision that evokes a sailors wanderlust
    and a taste for adventure, has been sold by IYC of Fort
    Lauderdale. Greeting its new owners to her 46.23-metre..

  • On the Market: M/Y IRA Re-Fit and Ready to Fly July 12 2017

    On the Market: M/Y IRA Re-Fit and Ready to Fly

    In the midst of the summer season, what better listing to add to
    a sales fleet than the recently refitted 34m (111ft) Sunseeker,
    M/Y IRA. A prolific flybridge model, unrivalled in her..

  • A Charter on the Bridge of Bliss June 27 2017

    A Charter on the Bridge of Bliss

    Welcoming a new yacht into any charter fleet is a development
    that diversifies a brokerage’s ability to cater to the needs of
    the most discerning guests. Welcoming a Heesen superyacht,..