LONDON, July 29, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Global Ship Lease, Inc. (NYSE:GSL) (NYSE:GSL.U) (NYSE:GSL.WS), a containership charter owner, announced today that it will hold a conference call to discuss the Company's results for the second quarter of 2010 on Thursday, August 12, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time. The Company will issue financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2010 on Thursday, August 12, 2010 before the open of market trading.
|What:||Second Quarter 2010 Conference Call and Webcast|
|When:||Thursday, August 12, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time|
|Where:||There are two ways to access the conference call:|
|Dial-in: (888) 935-4577 or (212) 444-0413; Passcode:8030416|
|Please dial in at least 10 minutes prior to 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time to ensure a prompt start to the call.|
|Live Internet webcast and slide presentation:|
Global Ship Lease owns 17 vessels with a total capacity of 66,297 TEU with a weighted average age at June 30, 2010 of 6.3 years. All of the current vessels are fixed on long-term charters to CMA CGM with an average remaining term of 8.6 years. Global Ship Lease has contracts in place to purchase two 4,250 TEU newbuildings from German interests for approximately $77 million each that are scheduled to be delivered in the fourth quarter of 2010 and has agreements to charter out these newbuildings to Zim Integrated Shipping Services Limited for seven or eight years at charterer's option.
CONTACT: The IGB Group Investor and Media Contact: Michael Cimini 212-477-8261