NEW YORK, Nov. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), operator of Open, Transparent and Connected financial markets, today announced Box Ships Inc. (OTCQX: TEUFF), a global shipping company specializing in the transportation of containers, has qualified to trade on the OTCQX® Best Market.
Box Ships begins trading today on OTCQX under the symbol "TEUFF." U.S. investors can find current financial disclosure and Real-Time Level 2 quotes for the company on www.otcmarkets.com.
"We are thrilled to welcome Box Ships to the family of established, investor-focused companies on the OTCQX market," said R. Cromwell Coulson, President and CEO of OTC Markets Group. "OTCQX is the market of choice for U.S. and international companies that want to provide a superior trading and information experience for their investors without the high cost and onerous regulatory requirements of an exchange listing."
Berns & Berns serves as Box Ships' Principal American Liaison ("PAL") on OTCQX, responsible for providing professional guidance on OTCQX requirements and U.S. securities laws.
Box Ships is an Athens, Greece-based international shipping company specializing in the transportation of containers. The company's current fleet consists of nine containerships with a total carrying capacity of 43,925 TEU and a TEU weighted average age of 10.7 years.
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