LONDON, Feb. 7, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Global Ship Lease, Inc. (NYSE:GSL), a containership charter owner, announced today that it will hold a conference call to discuss the Company's results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2013 on Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time. The Company will issue financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2013 on Wednesday, February 12, 2014 before the open of market trading.
What: Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Conference Call and Webcast
When:  Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time
Where: There are two ways to access the conference call:
  Dial-in: (855) 427-4394 or (484) 756-4259; Passcode: 82257170
  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: 

If you are unable to participate at this time, a replay of the call will be available through Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at (855) 859-2056 or (404) 537-3406. Enter the code 82257170 to access the audio replay. The webcast will also be archived on the Company's website:

About Global Ship Lease

Global Ship Lease is a containership charter owner. Incorporated in the Marshall Islands, Global Ship Lease commenced operations in December 2007 with a business of owning and chartering out containerships under long-term, fixed rate charters to top tier container liner companies. 

Global Ship Lease owns 17 vessels with a total capacity of 66,349 TEU with an average age, weighted by TEU capacity, at December 31, 2013 of 9.8 years.  All of the current vessels are fixed on charters to CMA CGM with an average remaining term of 5.2 years, or 6.5 years on a weighted basis.

CONTACT: Investor and Media Contact:         The IGB Group         Bryan Degnan         646-673-9701         or         Leon Berman         212-477-8438