Trends

Trends

A&D Transactions From The Week Of Aug. 21, 2019

Here’s a snapshot of energy deals from the past week including a Permian Basin acquisition by Vermilion Cliffs plus the closing of the roughly $422 million merger of rivals TGS and Spectrum.

August 21, 2019

Business , Exploration & Production , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

A&D Trends: Indie Oil And Gas Deal-Making

So far in 2019, oil and gas deals have taken an indie turn in the market with mid-sized deals.

August 21, 2019

Business , Trends

Business Practices: Energy SPAC Challenges

Many private energy companies have started SPAC companies to monetize their investments. However, transacting with a SPAC has presented some unique challenges.

August 19, 2019

Restructurings , Trends

Analysis: Bankruptcy Filings By US Energy Producers Pick Up Speed

Bankruptcy filings by U.S. energy producers so far this year have already nearly matched the total for the whole of 2018, law firm Haynes & Boone reported on Aug. 14.

August 14, 2019

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A&D Transactions From The Week Of Aug. 14, 2019

Here’s a snapshot of energy deals from the past week including the closing of Occidental’s $55 billion takeover of Anadarko Petroleum and Qatar’s $550 million buy-in of Permian midstream.

August 14, 2019

Public Capital , Trends

E&P Investment Banking: Aiming At Narrow Targets

With sharply lower activity in equity and debt issuance, bankers look to niche markets and M&A.

August 12, 2019

Unconventional , Technology , Drilling , Completions , Pressure Pumping , Well Stimulation , Trends

The Consolidation Conundrum

Will consolidation help stimulation firms overcome chronic oversupply?

August 8, 2019

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A&D Transactions From The Week Of Aug. 7, 2019

Here’s a snapshot of energy deals from the past week including Occidental’s $1.5 billion Permian Basin JV and a $700 million dropdown deal from Diamondback Energy.

August 7, 2019

Exploration & Production , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

US E&P A&D Deal List (First-Half 2019)

The Occidental-Anadarko takeover plus the completion of Encana and Chesapeake’s multibillion-dollar mergers top our list of upstream deal-making from the first half of 2019.

August 5, 2019

Business , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

Despite Record Quarter, Energy M&A Outlook Remains Hazy

Oil and gas M&A activity roared back to life in the second quarter driven by Occidental’s Anadarko takeover. But will that momentum continue?

August 5, 2019