Slugcatcher on the first whiff of oily M&A as the recovery takes hold

IF you can’t afford to build the house of your dreams you might as well buy something else, that’s Slugcatcher’s interpretation of thinking in the banking world as analysts see an oil-price recovery -- but not one strong enough to justify investment in most new projects.

Slugcatcher on the first whiff of oily M&A as the recovery takes hold Slugcatcher on the first whiff of oily M&A as the recovery takes hold Slugcatcher on the first whiff of oily M&A as the recovery takes hold Slugcatcher on the first whiff of oily M&A as the recovery takes hold Slugcatcher on the first whiff of oily M&A as the recovery takes hold

Could Australia’s big three go on post-COVID-19 shopping spree?

Rather than publishing their routine lists of potential oil and gas developments the analytical game (also known as best-guessing) has switched to nominating takeover targets as companies with healthy
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