Master limited partnerships have been a midstream mainstay but they, like the rest of the sector, are undergoing major changes in response to the financial markets and new regulations in Washington.
The midstream has faced significant capital hurdles in recent years. Do MLPs continue to have a role in the sector? What is the role of private equity? How can midstream operators draw Wall Street’s interest again? Hear the views of one of the sector’s major thought leaders.
Who has the money right now in the oil and gas business? Look downstream. Wide crack spreads have made refiners very profitable and many, including Marathon look to become big players in the midstream too.