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M&A Deals

Conoco-Concho Deal: Striking Oil

Given the recent crash in oil prices this April, it may come as a surprise that on October 19th, ConocoPhillips — the world’s largest independent oil producer — decided to acquire Concho Resources, a US shale oil producer, in a deal worth $9.7bn. However, it could be argued that consolidation […]

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Market Trends

Renewable energy: Redefining the global energy market

The first half of 2020 has seen a considerable drop in M&A activity with the total value of deals falling 53% below that of last year and the total volume down 32% — the lowest total value and volume since H1 2010 and H1 2013 respectively. This in itself is […]