06 July 2020
Fraser’s parent company, MarineMax (NYSE: HZO), the largest recreational boat and yacht retailer in the United States, has acquired Northrop & Johnson (N&J).
27 January 2020
Fraser Charter Broker Diane Fraser has been recognised for her outstanding contribution to the charter yacht industry.
06 January 2020
We are pleased to announce Lon McCloskey has joined the Fort Lauderdale office as our newest Sales Broker.
25 September 2019
Fraser is delighted to announce a strategic new partnership with Shamin Abas Ultra-Luxury Brand Marketing & Business
Development. As a specialist in the UHNW segment, the firm was chosen to assist in expanding Fraser’s reach in the United States and beyond utilising their full suite of services including rich, compelling media relations; carefully curated partnerships and alignments; and money-can’t-buy experiential programming. The firm will additionally serve as Fraser’s representative on the ground in New York, spearheading business development activities.
03 July 2019
It has been announced that MarineMax, Inc
, the USA’s largest recreational boat and yacht retailer, has entered into an agreement for the acquisition of Fraser from the world’s number one yacht builder, the Italian-based Azimut|Benetti Group
24 May 2019
Saturday evening, Fraser Chief Operating Officer Mike Busacca was recognised for his outstanding achievements and contributions in the marine industry.
15 May 2019
The first day of the LYBRA Superyacht show was celebrated with the 3rd edition of the Richard Earp Award commemorating his memory.
07 March 2019
Fraser is delighted to announce that Anthony Baud has joined the Fraser Monaco team as a Charter Broker.
25 February 2019
Fraser, the world’s leading full‐service yachting company, is delighted to announce the opening of new office at Phuket Yacht Haven in Thailand! This new location strengthens Fraser’s presence in Asia and is perfectly located to offer the full range Fraser services to visiting superyachts in Phuket.
12 February 2019
The brand new Fraser Charter Portfolio has now been released. This is your guide to the best that yachting has to offer, a beautiful brochure that offers a peek into the 100 most desirable charter yachts in the world, a showcase of the most exclusive destinations and more.
14 January 2019
Fraser was named the number 1 yacht brokerage by the independent and inaugural Superyacht Brokerage Report 2018. Fraser is proud to have our position as leading brokerage confirmed but it isn't just sales brokerage where Fraser shines. As you will see in the following video the numbers speak for themselves demonstrating expertise and know-how across all the departments we work in: sales, charter, yacht management, project management and crew as well as trust from our ever growing family of clients.
13 December 2018
Fraser is delighted to announce the addition of a new member to its team of unrivalled superyacht experts. Adam Blackmore has joined our Hong Kong office as a Sales Broker.
20 November 2018
Maarten Ten Holter has been a yacht broker for over 25 years, we caught up with him to find out more about life as a yacht broker and learn a bit more about the straight-talking Dutchman and his career to date.
01 October 2018
Fraser, the world’s leading luxury yacht service provider, is delighted to announce the addition of a new member to
its team of unrivalled superyacht experts.
31 August 2018
Fraser is thrilled to announce that The Superyacht Annual Brokerage Report 2018 has confirmed Fraser as the No. 1. Yacht Brokerage, both in terms of number of transactions and value of yacht sales completed over the last five years.
29 June 2018
The Crew Network
is delighted to announce the opening of its Palma branch. Already well established in Antibes, Fort Lauderdale and Viareggio, The Crew Network is the leading crew recruitment agency focusing on the luxury yacht market, with a team of specialists well versed in the skills needed to operate a yacht at the highest levels of luxury.
18 June 2018
It’s with a heavy heart that Fraser announces the sudden passing of our dear friend and colleague Tom Allen. He passed on Sunday, June 17th after suffering a stroke.
05 June 2018
Fraser the world’s leading full‐service yachting company officially launched Fraser Asia on the 30th of May at an event held in the Island Shangri‐La, Hong Kong. The well‐ attended event was graced by some of the most prominent people in Hong Kong, including many yacht owners and Hong Kong socialites.
07 May 2018
Fraser is delighted to announce the addition of two new members to our team of unrivalled superyacht experts. John Gladstone and David Morris have joined our San Diego office as Sales Brokers.
26 April 2018
Fraser, the world’s leading full-service yachting company, is delighted to announce the opening of its new office in Barcelona. Located in the OneOcean Port Vell marina, this new office will provide the full range of Fraser services.
11 April 2018
Superyacht Times recently sat down with legendary Fraser Ft Lauderdale Broker Stuart Larsen. The following is the full article which you can also view on their website
28 February 2018
The world’s leading full‐service yachting company, Fraser, is delighted to announce the opening of new offices in Hong Kong, Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam. All the new offices will provide the full range of Fraser services.
28 February 2018
Fraser is delighted to announce the addition of a new member to its team of unrivalled superyacht experts. Alexander Vaal has joined our Monaco office as a Sales Broker.
1st and 2nd of February 2018
Fraser is delighted to sponsor two sessions of the Italian Yacht Masters Training Programme focused on leadership and management for member captains of the Italian Yacht Masters Association.
26 January 2018
Sales brokers from the European Fraser offices gathered in January for their annual conference, designed to review the previous year's performance, look ahead to the coming year and strategise plus encourage team building in a stimulating environment.
21 December 2017
Fraser is delighted to announce its partnership with luxury real estate group Michaël Zingraf Real Estate Christie’s.
19 October 2017
Azimut Benetti has exercised the option to purchase the shares of the minority shareholders V.Ships.
25 July 2017
This summer, to mark their 70th anniversary, Fraser has partnered with the German sports car manufacturer to offer their clients an exceptional offering both on dry land and when out on the water.
30 June 2017
Tuesday 27th of June saw over 100 Fraser clients and Monaco Yacht Club members join together for a private screening of the award winning documentary A Plastic Ocean.
19 June 2017
Following 70 years of industry success, Fraser has partnered with CanO Water to further their commitment to protecting the environment for future generations.
29 March 2017
On the second day of the Kuwait Yacht Show, Fraser, the world’s largest superyacht brokerage firm, is pleased to announce their recent partnership with Seas & Deserts Group.
27 February 2017
Tuesday 28th February will see the retirement of Rudi Plessers the Chief Financial Officer of Fraser, after 13 years of dedicated service.
24 January 2017
Vassilis Fotilas and Roberto Giorgi speak to Bloomberg about the design process for Owners wishing to build their own superyacht. Not only is it about building a dream, but about making important considerations for the future of your investment. To watch the video, read on.
24 January 2017
2017 sees the leading superyacht brokerage, Fraser, celebrate its 70th anniversary. Originally founded in 1947 by David Fraser in Newport Beach, the company has since grown to become the world’s leading superyacht services company, offering brokerage, charter
, management, new construction and crew services to clients around the world.
13 January 2017
Fraser Yachts is delighted to announce its partnership with The Plastic Oceans Foundation as part of its efforts to protect the marine environment that provides the basis of the luxury yacht industry.
16 December 2016
The 2nd Captain’s Christmas Dinner hosted by The Crew Network was held in Viareggio at the Grand Hotel Principe di Piemonte on December 7th. The historical location, built in the 1920’s, welcomed 160 guests including over 95 Captains from all over the world and industry sponsors to network over a sumptuous dinner.
13 December 2016
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our dear friend and colleague, Jane Buffington. An industry icon and mentor to many, Jane passed away on November 29th, 2016. She was 90 years old.
29 September 2016
Fraser Yachts is delighted to announce the winner of the 2016 Richard Earp Award is Alex Lees-Buckley, sales broker at Camper and Nicholsons.
20 September 2016
Fraser Yachts is delighted to announce that the Richard Earp Award, created in tribute to the much loved and respected broker Richard Earp following his passing earlier this year, has received tremendous positive response and an impressive list of nominees for its inaugural edition.
12 September 2016
The world’s leading full-service yachting company, Fraser Yachts, is delighted to announce its impressive line up for the Monaco Yacht Show. As the show embarks on its second quarter of a century, Fraser Yachts will have seven stunning yachts on display, each one unique whilst all imbued with luxury.
16 August 2016
Fraser Yachts is honoured to introduce the Richard Earp Award, following the sad passing of the much-loved and respected Broker. The award will celebrate charisma and ethical behaviour in the yachting industry. Richard was highly regarded throughout the industry for his gentlemanly conduct, fair negotiations and honest character - attributes on which all nominees for the award will be judged. Nominees will also be judged on their transparency and respectability, and must still be active in the market today.
18 July 2016
Following the sad passing of the much loved and respected broker Richard Earp earlier this year Fraser Yachts felt it would be a fitting tribute to set up an award in his honour. Richard was renowned for his gentlemanly conduct and fair negotiations, valuable attributes that should be encouraged in this growing and competitive industry.
30 June 2016
Fraser Yachts has teamed up with The DJ Dispensary
to bring a brand new and exclusive music experience to the deck of your superyacht. From the Caribbean
to the Mediterranean
and the Indian Ocean
, The DJ Dispensary promises to meet yachts anywhere and take discerning travellers on a ground-breaking luxury experience of both travel and music.
29 February 2016
Fraser Yachts, the world’s leading luxury yacht service provider, is delighted to announce that Raphael Sauleau has been appointed as the new CEO of Fraser Yachts and will be joining the Group on the 4th of April.
03 February 2016
Fraser Yachts, in partnership with Bombardier, was delighted to host a select group of clients at the Snow Polo World Cup 2016 in St. Moritz
. An annual event since 1985, when snow polo first debuted, this year’s tournament took place from 29th
January 2016. The guests were whisked away from London in a Bombardier Global 6000
, one of the largest aircraft in the Bombardier fleet.
11 August 2015
Fraser Yachts, the world’s leading full-service yachting company, is delighted to announce the strengthening of its partnership with Julian Chang and the appointment of two new Fraser Yachts representatives in Asia as part of its commitment to the region.