Slugcatcher and the emerging problem of too much cash and what to do with it

Slugcatcher and the emerging problem of too much cash and what to do with it

How will the majors spend the cash they're now making?

Opinion

04 JUNE 2018
S&P Global increases oil price assumption

S&P Global increases oil price assumption

Report notes 'evolving' Australian regulatory risk and increased M&A activity 

Outlook & analysis

22 MAY 2018
FPSO outlook mixed: survey 

FPSO outlook mixed: survey 

Operators still cautious but see biggest opportunities in South America and West Africa 

WORLD

12 FEBRUARY 2018
MMA attacks debt

MMA attacks debt

MMA recapitalises in face of accusations of a cripplingly poor acquisition at the top of the cycle.

Finance & Legal

16 NOVEMBER 2017
Iran tensions fuel oil price prices

Iran tensions fuel oil price prices

Trump lights fire under oil price with Iranian threats as US demand and supply grow.

Outlook & analysis

07 FEBRUARY 2017
Oil to touch $60 by year-end: DNV GL

Oil to touch $60 by year-end: DNV GL

Major survey points to rising optimism, though Baker Hughes says it appears to be mainly in the US.

Outlook & analysis

27 JANUARY 2017
Optimism lagging amid professionals

Optimism lagging amid professionals

DNV survey to reveal optimism is lagging behind oil prices.

Outlook & analysis

20 JANUARY 2017
Planets align for BHP's shale resurrection

Planets align for BHP's shale resurrection

The corner has turned for the oil patch, but more work needed lowering costs and better fiscal terms...

Outlook & analysis

16 JANUARY 2017
US the wildcard in IHS' bullish 2017

US the wildcard in IHS' bullish 2017

IHS analyst believes resurgent US production could mitigate geopolitics-driven oil price spikes.

Opinion

16 JANUARY 2017
Oil dominates M&A

Oil dominates M&A

Big oil deals dominated resources and utilities in 2016 as industry recovers.

M&A

11 JANUARY 2017
Oil boss' $10 warning

Oil boss' $10 warning

Engie boss warns of energy tsunamis.

Outlook & analysis

21 DECEMBER 2016
US drillers march to their own beat

US drillers march to their own beat

The rising oil price has already led to an increase in North American drilling.

Production

12 DECEMBER 2016