S&P Global Inc. has agreed to buy IHS Markit Ltd. for about $39 billion in stock, a deal that accelerates the wave of consolidation among the finance industry’s biggest data providers.
The rush for renewable energy investments by oil companies is driving up values and risks “overheating” the sector, a report from IHS Markit has warned.
The Petronas-operated Bintulu LNG export complex, in the eastern Malaysian state of Sarawak, desperately needs new gas supplies to maintain its exports in the near-to-medium term, as legacy fields mature.
Somalia is preparing for a bid round covering seven blocks in its offshore with the official opening due on August 4.
Nigeria is moving towards production cuts as a result of a lack of local storage and inability to sell cargoes.
The real oil market is killing Nigeria.
Oil is entering a period of unparalleled demand destruction this month that promises to transform the industry for years to come.
Weak demand will drive production shut ins this quarter, IHS Markit’s vice president Aaron Brady told Energy Voice, as storage options are limited.
As oil crashes due to the impact of the coronavirus, it’s easy to overlook an even more dismal reality for producers: the real prices they’re getting for their barrels are worse still.
There could be 10 million barrels per day more of supply than demand in March and April this year, according to IHS Markit.
The last time crude prices crashed in 2014, the North Sea looked like a treasure trove for private equity looking to buy cheap assets, build them up and sell for a profit. Now, just as these firms are seeking an exit, the oil-price war might leave them trapped
The reduction in Chinese oil demand as a result of the coronavirus has taken its toll on African exports.
Conventional oil and gas discoveries during the past three years are at the lowest levels in seven decades, and aren't expected to recover, a new report said.
The escalating trade dispute between the U.S. and China could hinder a global boom in petrochemicals production largely centered on cheap natural gas liquids from American shale fields, according to an analysis by IHS Markit.