mergers and acquisitions

Oil & Gas

Oil price rise stimulates deals activity


Anderson Anderson & Brown Corporate Finance (“AABcf”) are delighted to share with you our quarterly Deals+ update for Q1 2019 in conjunction with Energy Voice, highlighting selected Oil & Gas M&A and Fundraising transactions across the UK.


Opinion: Private players still finding it difficult to get deals done


2017 was the third full year of the most protracted downturn in the global oil and gas industry but was generally considered to be no worse than the previous two.  Despite initial optimism at the beginning of the year, the industry remained flat with operators keeping a tight rein on spending notwithstanding a steady increase in commodity prices throughout the year.

Oil & Gas

Californian energy firms agree to multi-million dollar merger


A Californian energy firm has provisionally agreed to take over a rival in a $41.5million (£31.6million) transaction, according to media reports. Bosses at Royale Energy said they expected the deal for Matrix Oil Corporation to go through before the end of 2016, subject to approval from regulators and shareholders. Royale is an independent exploration and production company with its main operations in the Sacramento and San Joaquin basins in California.