Finance - Exclusives

HEADLINES: Saudi Energy Minister Calls OPEC Output Boost ‘Inevitable’

Also this week, Phillips 66 to expand Texas NGL project. Meanwhile, Exxon Mobil and Plains pursue Permian pipeline JV and Pioneer sells Colorado assets.

June 14, 2018

The Shifting Balance Of Global Energy Power

At KPMG’s annual Global Energy Conference, confidence in the global economy abound, but political uncertainty and Asia’s growing energy demand shapes the role of the U.S. energy on the world stage.

June 11, 2018

Executive Interview: Liberty Resources Gets The Most Of Williston Leasehold

Liberty Resources President and CEO Mark Pearson talks advanced completions, long laterals and the importance of private equity in the Bakken.

June 8, 2018

Maya Oil Discount Continues To Widen

The Maya oil discount has been broadening because of the continued sharp widening of the West Texas Sour differential due to bottlenecks in the Midland Basin.

June 8, 2018

Enduro Gathers Bids For Permian, Williston, Haynesville

Enduro lined up four stalking-horse bidders—the most recent being Comstock—after a prior reorganization failed to remedy its financial woes.

June 8, 2018

NGP’s Weber: Key To Private Equity Success In Energy

Tony Weber, NGP’s managing partner, also spoke about a growing youth movement at the Irving, Texas-based private equity firm.

June 7, 2018

E&P Salary Report Matches Growing Stability In Industry

While salaries have been slowly recovering, a poll shows that many displaced and laid off workers are coming back to work in the oil and gas industry.

June 1, 2018

Presidio Petroleum Acquires Midstates’ Western Anadarko Assets

Midstates Petroleum announced the sale earlier this year with proceeds of $58 million earmarked to pay down debt.

June 1, 2018

Awakening To The Energy Opportunity

Even as much of Wall Street slumbers, there are niches in private and public financial sectors that are awake and eager to seize opportunities in energy.

June 1, 2018

Pacific Rim Capital Call

After being crushed by the oil and gas price downturns, some Asian investors are gradually returning to the U.S., but only after locking down control in the assets.

June 1, 2018

Teetering At A Turning Point?

Those who read this column last month may recall a hope that recent bottom-of-the-barrel sentiment for the energy sector reflected conditions that were “darkest before the dawn.”

June 1, 2018

Can E&Ps Resist Earth’s Pull On Capex?

As West Texas Intermediate prices creep toward $70 per barrel, some companies may be tempted to abandon capital discipline for crude plunder. But E&Ps are already showing restraint, while Permian players face a midstream bottleneck.

June 1, 2018