Who's Who in A&D and Capital Formation 2023
Oil and Gas Investor presents our annual directory of A&D, "Who's Who in A&D" combined with our annual Capital Formation directory. These two directories contain contact information from hundreds of A&D and capital formation professionals including presidents, CEOs, founders and managers. Additionally, our A&D and Finance editorial experts explore the state of capital formation and investment in 2023.
Who's Who in A&D
Middle Innings: Shale E&Ps' Slow Struggle to Woo Back Investors
To attract capital back into the sector, the largest oil and gas companies are spending less on exploration and development, and more on shareholder returns.
Welcome to the 'Free Cash Flow Utopia'
High FCFs allow companies to fund their own projects and return capital to investors without having to pursue high-interest debt.
Paying Off More Debt, or Paying for More Buybacks?
Companies consider the value of keeping their share prices steady.
Capital Formation Contact Index
Energy Finance Sourcebook: Capital Provider Directory
To attract capital back into the sector, the largest oil and gas companies are spending less on exploration and development and more on shareholder returns. How long can they keep the gravy train rolling in different commodity cycles?
Despite blowback, particularly from politicians, companies continue to balance debt repayment with rewarding shareholders.
High FCFs allow companies to fund their own projects, return capital to investors and pay off debt without having to delve into high-interest debt.