International Yacht Collection News Archive

  • Valerie's Interior Revealed for the First Time Ever September 05 2019

    Valerie's Interior Revealed for the First Time Ever

    Enigmatic 85.10m superyacht Valerie has been shrouded in mystery
    since her announcement for sale earlier this year. In a brand new
    video from Central Agents IYC, however, the public are able to..

  • The Biggest Yachts at Cannes Yachting Festival September 05 2019

    The Biggest Yachts at Cannes Yachting Festival

    Cannes Yachting Festival is just around the corner, kicking off
    next Tuesday 10 September and running until Sunday 15. Multitudes
    of the finest yachts in the world are currently flocking to Vieux..

  • The Superyachts Set to Steal the Limelight at Cannes August 12 2019

    The Superyachts Set to Steal the Limelight at Cannes

    With September fast approaching, anticipation for another Cannes
    Yachting Festival is building. Every year since 1977 the
    luxurious surrounding of the bay of Cannes has welcomed the most..

  • Espen Øino on Design Standing the Test of Time July 11 2019

    Espen Øino on Design Standing the Test of Time

    In a recent and exclusive interview with IYC, designer and naval
    architect Espen Øino revealed a number of design secrets relating
    to the build of 85m Lurssen superyacht, Valerie. Speaking for the..

  • Editor's Note: Global Superyacht Fleet Grows July 10 2019

    Editor's Note: Global Superyacht Fleet Grows

    If further proof was needed that the superyacht industry is
    showing no signs of slowing evidence can certainly be found in
    this week’s newsletter. Kicking off a week of intense yachting..

  • Sale Success in 'Unpredictable' Market: 40m OKKO July 04 2019

    Sale Success in 'Unpredictable' Market: 40m OKKO

    IYC and Imperial Yachts have announced the sale of the 41m
    Mondomarine superyacht Okko. Marat Urusov, who represented IYC in
    the deal, spoke to Superyachts.com about the difficulties of..

  • Editor's Note: Northern Europe Leads the Way July 04 2019

    Editor's Note: Northern Europe Leads the Way

    It’s been another busy week in the Northern hemisphere. With the
    Superyachts.com media team on the coast of Barcelona working on
    exciting video and photography projects, back in the London..

  • Editor's Note: An Industry Moving Forward June 20 2019

    Editor's Note: An Industry Moving Forward

    Having spent the past few days speaking with some of the
    industry’s leaders on topics from environment to evolution,
    today’s newsletter brings news of success in all shapes and sizes..

  • Selling Style & Speed with M/Y Samhan June 18 2019

    Selling Style & Speed with M/Y Samhan

    Packaged in 49.90-metres of cutting-edge-cool, the Mangusta 165
    M/Y Samhan boasts an impeccable Italian aesthetic, with a power
    performance to match. Mastering the perfect combination of style,..

  • Editor's Note: Projects, Launches and Eco Pursuits June 13 2019

    Editor's Note: Projects, Launches and Eco Pursuits

    Saturday 8th June marked the increasingly significant World Ocean
    Day. As we report daily on increasingly advanced technology in
    the superyacht industry, it is vital to remember how this..

  • M/Y Valerie: Unseen Imagery & Video of 85m Released June 11 2019

    M/Y Valerie: Unseen Imagery & Video of 85m Released

    Available for the very first time since her launch in 2011, new
    images and a preview video of M/Y Valerie have been released,
    showcasing the 85m Lurssen in all of her glory. On the market..

  • Headlining The Superyacht Show: The 5 Biggest Yachts May 08 2019

    Headlining The Superyacht Show: The 5 Biggest Yachts

    As anyone who makes it their business to stay attuned with the
    world of luxury yachting will be well aware, last year’s first
    annual Superyacht Show in Barcelona was a booming success. That..

  • Great Things Come in Small Packages: Important Business Sold April 25 2019

    Great Things Come in Small Packages: Important Business Sold

    Important Business is a yacht that proves the old adage ‘great
    things come in small packages’. This timeless 26.21m was
    announced as sold last week by Central Agents Richard Gray and..

  • Part 2: The Must-See Yachts of MYBA 2019 April 16 2019

    Part 2: The Must-See Yachts of MYBA 2019

    In just a few short weeks, Barcelona will become home to an
    influx of the most stunning vessels on the charter market. Anyone
    who is anyone will be cruising into the sunny West Med between..

  • Iconic Lurssen Yacht Valerie For Sale with IYC April 04 2019

    Iconic Lurssen Yacht Valerie For Sale with IYC

    Listed for the first time on the brokerage market, IYC has
    announced the central agency for the iconic Lurssen superyacht,
    Valerie. At 85-metres (279ft), the vessel listed by Sales..

  • Editor’s Note: Sales and Charter Activity Builds April 04 2019

    Editor’s Note: Sales and Charter Activity Builds

    Looking out across London it seems the April showers have already
    begun. Yet with summer in touching distance, elsewhere the Med is
    slowly heating up ready for season of activity. While we’re not..

  • Part 2: The Best Family Charters for Easter April 03 2019

    Part 2: The Best Family Charters for Easter

    The Easter holidays are just around the corner and spring has
    well and truly sprung - what better excuse for an idyllic getaway
    charter with the family? Superyachts.com present some of the best..

  • IYC Put on a Spread in Florida March 28 2019

    IYC Put on a Spread in Florida

    This weekend ushers in one of the biggest annual yachting events.
    Palm Beach International Boat Show is the much-anticipated
    bonanza of browsing and buying that sees builders and brokerages..

  • IYC Announces New CA for Charter of Maltese Falcon March 06 2019

    IYC Announces New CA for Charter of Maltese Falcon

    IYC has announced that they will be taking over central agency
    for charter for iconic yacht Maltese Falcon. The 88m sailing
    vessel broke records on her delivery in 2006 from Italian yard..

  • Editor's Note: On The Horizon February 21 2019

    Editor's Note: On The Horizon

    This week, as the Palm Beach Yacht show makes waves across the
    pond, here in Europe we’ve been looking into the future of some
    of the industry’s finest.

  • Interior Insight: The Minimal Glamour of Sealyon February 19 2019

    Interior Insight: The Minimal Glamour of Sealyon

    For this week’s Interior Insight we take a peek inside Sealyon,
    the gorgeous VSY superyacht currently for sale with IYC. An
    impeccable maintenance program and recent five year survey means..

  • The Must-Sees of Miami Yacht Show February 07 2019

    The Must-Sees of Miami Yacht Show

    From February 14-18, the biggest and best in boating flock to
    Florida for the annual Miami Yacht Show. This year, household
    names in build and brokerage will be docked along the glittering..

  • Countdown to Antigua Sailing Week Begins January 30 2019

    Countdown to Antigua Sailing Week Begins

    During the bitterly cold winter, the idyllic climes of the
    Caribbean seem tantalisingly far away. However, for when the icy
    months do melt away, we have Antigua Sailing Week to look forward..

  • Editor's Note: 2019 Activity Commences January 10 2019

    Editor's Note: 2019 Activity Commences

    January is well and truly in full swing and with 2018 almost a
    distant memory, this week has been ‘news as usual’ in the
    Superyachts.com editorial office.

  • Part 2: 2018 Market Round Up with IYC January 08 2019

    Part 2: 2018 Market Round Up with IYC

    As we close the door on 2018, IYC brokers Mark Elliott and Katya
    Grzeszczak give us an insight into the continued success of the
    world-renowned brokerage house, as well as an idea of the..