M&A in the Oil and Gas Industry
Key issues facing mergers and acquisitions
While oil and gas prices rise and fall, a resurgent regional and global energy market – driven by increased demand – should set the stage for sustained merger and acquisition (M&A) activity over the long term. This report sets out the main factors for this outlook, and what investors need to understand to help deliver sustainable returns.
Setting out the upstream O&G environment in the Middle East North Africa region, this whitepaper also looks at the M&A issues that face investors looking to transact here, and how these are being managed through the screening, diligence and valuation phases of the transaction.
The report includes information on:
- Fiscal regime and pricing uncertainty
- Operational challenges and valuing risk
- Capital and carry commitments
- Decommissioning liabilities
- Unconventional assets
- Tax considerations.