Mergers

U.S. Energy Sector M&A Still Going Strong, Says PwC

The total value of U.S. natural gas and oil and mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in the first three months of this year was up 69% from the same period a year ago and the rest of 2011 promises to be strong, according to a survey by PwC US.

May 19, 2011

Wood Mackenzie: NOCs Led 2010 M&A

China’s and Korea’s national oil companies (NOC) stood out as particularly acquisitive in a mergers and acquisitions (M&A) market last year that saw NOCs as mostly buyers and international oil companies (IOC) as mostly sellers, according to consultancy Wood Mackenzie. There were exceptions, however, as some IOCs had their checkbooks out in a big way, too.

January 31, 2011

Wood Mackenzie: NOCs Led Banner Upstream M&A Year

China’s and Korea’s national oil companies (NOC) stood out as particularly acquisitive in a mergers and acquisitions (M&A) market last year that saw NOCs as mostly buyers and international oil companies (IOC) as mostly sellers, according to consultancy Wood Mackenzie. There were exceptions, however, as some IOCs had their checkbooks out in a big way, too.

January 27, 2011

Energy M&A Market Strengthening

With improved credit markets and increased CEO confidence, the U.S. market for oil and gas mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in 2Q2010 reached its highest level in more than six quarters, according to a survey by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC).

August 9, 2010

U.S. M&A Market Strengthens in Quarter

With improved credit markets and increased CEO confidence, the U.S. market for oil and gas mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in 2Q2010 reached its highest level in more than six quarters, according to a survey by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC).

August 6, 2010

U.S., Canadian Onshore a Magnet for Money

Majors and European-based international oil companies (IOC) invested heavily in U.S. onshore shale natural gas through both asset and corporate mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in 2009, lifting the percentage of global spending for the United States to more than 40% of worldwide transaction value, according to energy research firm IHS Herold.

March 15, 2010

U.S., Canadian Onshore a Magnet for Money

Majors and European-based international oil companies (IOC) invested heavily in U.S. onshore shale natural gas through both asset and corporate mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in 2009, lifting the percentage of global spending for the United States to more than 40% of worldwide transaction value, according to energy research firm IHS Herold.

March 9, 2010

U.S., Canadian Onshore a Magnet for Money

Majors and European-based international oil companies (IOC) invested heavily in U.S. onshore shale natural gas through both asset and corporate mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in 2009, lifting the percentage of global spending for the United States to more than 40% of worldwide transaction value, according to energy research firm IHS Herold.

March 9, 2010

Upstream M&A Surge in Late 2009 Seen on Course to Continue

Upstream mergers and acquisitions (M&A) staged a strong recovery by the end of 2009 and a “healthy” transaction level is on course to continue through 2010, according to a new review by energy consultant Wood Mackenzie.

February 22, 2010

Upstream M&A Surge in Late 2009 Seen on Course to Continue

Upstream mergers and acquisitions (M&A) staged a strong recovery by the end of 2009 and a “healthy” transaction level is on course to continue through 2010, according to a new review by energy consultant Wood Mackenzie.

February 22, 2010