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Co-founded by Gary Wright and Charlie Birkett, Y.CO is the challenger brand of the global superyacht industry. Pioneering innovation and bringing a new dynamic, modern approach to yachting, Y.CO specialises in sales, purchase, charter, management, new construction and refit from superyacht hubs worldwide. Founded in 2004 and built on a foundation of specialist knowledge, first-hand onboard experience and a passion for yachts and exploring the ocean, Y.CO enables Owners and charter Clients to experience the adventure of yachting at the highest possible levels of service. Y.CO is synonymous with its signature yellow livery: bright, positive, fun and enthusiastic. It’s what we call Yellowessence.



Monte Carlo
MC 98000


Name:Y.CO Monaco
Tel:+377 93 50 12 12

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Fire in Phuket

A 34-metre sailing yacht caught ablaze yesterday whilst it was unmanned and anchored in Thailand…


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Unfair dismissal in the UK

Clyde & Co’s Heidi Watson discusses how a steward on a superyacht which never entered UK waters could still claim unfair dismissal in a British court…


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What does “choice-of-forum” mean for yacht insurance?

A recent US Supreme Court ruling on marine insurance policies has flagged numerous new legal considerations for American yacht owners…


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Royal Romance auction collapses

Despite being named as the preferred seller of the sanctioned yacht, Troostwijk Auctions has failed to secure the listing from the Ukrainian government…


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Is all fair in love and war?

Royal Romance is set to be sold at auction, but do similar instances allude to problems on the horizon or will Ukraine collect a king’s ransom?


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Big cat country

Monohulls still comprise the lion’s share of the fleet, but could large multihulls ever overcome current prejudices to become the new kings of the jungle?


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Pelorus granted B Corp certification

The yachting experience specialist has been commended by the non-profit organisation B Lab for having evidenced responsible operating practices and ethics…


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Carbon pricing explained

Carbon tax is a way to pay for emissions, but what is its future within the maritime and superyacht sectors?


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