Trends

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of Sept. 23, 2020

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the $115.5 million sale of Permian Basin operator Approach Resources through a bankruptcy auction plus a new JV targeting the Wolfcamp Shale.

September 23, 2020

Restructurings , Trends

Opinion: Rising Bankruptcy Toll Shows US Oil Patch Is Not ‘OK Now’

Business failures pile up despite Donald Trump trumpeting the oil and gas sector’s recovery.

September 22, 2020

Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Oil and Gas Industry A&D Trends: At the Brink

As 2020 crawls through the third quarter, the strains on M&A and the oil and gas industry are beginning to take on albatross-ian levels.

September 21, 2020

Business , Trends

Energy Credit Alternatives: The ‘Shadow’ Banks

As commercial banks cautiously retrench—if not retreat—from energy, others have a growing appetite to provide debt solutions. Some call it rescue capital.

September 18, 2020

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of Sept. 16, 2020

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including BP’s $1.1 billion acquisition of U.S. offshore wind assets plus Northern Oil and Gas’ entry into the Permian Basin.

September 16, 2020

Public Capital , Unconventional , Shale Plays , Trends

Oil Experts Discuss Future of US Shale

Limited growth, decline rates, consolidation, costs and ESG concerns were among the topics addressed.

September 14, 2020

Business , Markets , Trends

PATH FORWARD: Leaders from ‘Big 4’—Deloitte, EY, KPMG, PwC—Provide Recovery Outlook for Energy

Leaders from the “Big Four” accounting firms—Deloitte, EY, KPMG and PwC—joined Hart Energy to discuss the biggest hurdles facing their clients this downturn and what the oil and gas industry will look like post-pandemic.

September 14, 2020

Business , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

Opinion: Is Upstream Consolidation Really Needed?

During the last two years, many observers have suggested that consolidation is needed in the upstream oil and gas industry. However, the expected wave keeps not happening despite the logic behind the rationale.

September 11, 2020

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of Sept. 9, 2020

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the sale of Schlumberger’s fracking business, OneStim, to Liberty Oilfield Services and the dissolution of Ovintiv’s Duvernay Shale JV with PetroChina.

September 9, 2020

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of Sept. 2, 2020

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including Panhandle Oil and Gas’ entry into the Haynesville Shale through the acquisition of two packages of royalty acreage from Red Stone Resources.

September 2, 2020