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Why — and where — oil and gas mergers are finally making a comeback

Oil and gas players are finally inking new mergers and acquisitions, after nearly two years of moribund deal activity. Deal-making hit a soft spot following the 2014 oil bust as banks tightened lending to distressed drillers and buyers and sellers remained at odds over the value of energy assets. ...

Adam Marmaras - OilVoice


Posted 2 months agoLink > mergeracquisitions

NES Global Talent adds Frontica Advantage to its portfolio

NES Global Talent (NES) is pleased to announce it has entered into a definitive agreement with Akastor ASA, a leading oil service investment company, to add their Frontica Advantage (Advantage) business to its portfolio. NES provides a range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil ...

Oliver Fitzpatrick


Posted 2 months agoPress > Oilgasjob +2

Upstream M&A in Canada exceeds Cdn$1.5 billion in November 2016

The value of November's announced M&A deals in the Canadian E&P sector totalled just over Cdn$1.5 billion – a sum almost identical to the equivalent total recorded in October. The full CanOils review of November upstream deal activity can be downloaded here. This month, however, it was more than j ...

Mark Young


Posted 2 months agoOpinion > upstreamCanadamergers +7

Tillerson to face further Russia scrutiny this week

Note: Article originally written by Paul Harris, Glacier Media, and posted with permission. Former ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson's track record in Russia will come under further scrutiny this week. Tillerson, who is Donald Trump's nominee for Secretary of State, will begin confirmation hearings w ...

Mark Young


Posted 1 month agoOpinion > tillersonExxonMobilRussia +7

Noble Energy to Acquire Clayton Williams Energy

Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL) ("Noble Energy" or "the Company") and Clayton Williams Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CWEI) ("Clayton Williams Energy") today announced that the Boards of Directors of both companies have unanimously approved and the companies have executed a definitive agreement under which Noble ...

OilVoice Press


Posted 1 month agoPress > Noble EnergyClayton Williams Energyacquisitions

Marcellus shale sees massive resurgence in M&A activity

There was nearly eight times more invested in asset and corporate acquisitions in the Marcellus shale in 2016 than 2015, according to new analysis in Evaluate Energy's global M&A review for 2016 . Marcellus assets changed hands for a total of US$7.25 billion in 2016 – a massive increase on US$920 ...

Mark Young


Posted 1 month agoOpinion > MarcellusShaleShale Gas +6

Upstream oil and gas M&A in Canada reaches Cdn$1.2 billion in December 2016

The value of December's announced M&A deals in the Canadian E&P sector totalled just over Cdn$1.2 billion – a sum around $300 million down on the equivalent totals in November and October, but still above the 2016 average of around Cdn$1 billion. This is according to data available in CanOils lates ...

Mark Young


Posted 24 days agoOpinion > CanadamergersAcquisition +6

Low-cost light oil production drives Viking M&A deals

Low-cost light oil production is the key factor driving dramatic and sustained volumes of M&A activity within Canada's high-profile Viking formation. More than Cdn$8 billion in asset and corporate deals involved Viking light oil assets in Eastern Alberta and Saskatchewan in 33 separate deals si ...

Mark Young


Posted 12 days agoOpinion > mergersacquisitionsCanada +7

Statoil joins Shell and other foreign companies exiting Canadian projects

Norway's oil and gas powerhouse Statoil ASA has finalised its exit from the Canadian oilsands and is by no means alone in a list of high-profile internationally-based operators to agree a sale of Canadian upstream assets during the past 12 months. Statoil (Oslo:STL) is selling its interest in the ...

Mark Young


Posted 4 days agoOpinion > CanadaStatoilShell +7