Expert Insight

Frank Pluta, Managing Director, Global Co-Head of Oil and Gas Corporate Finance, Standard Chartered Bank
Independent oil and gas companies are central to the future of exploration.
John Balsdon, Partner, Finance, and Thomas Bethel, Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills
Over the last two years the funding options available to upstream sponsors has expanded significantly, despite the balance sheets of the banks shrinking as their capital requirements become more conservative.
Nicholas Fulford, Global Head of Gas and LNG, and Colin Harrison, Principal Consultant - Midstream and Downstream Oil and Gas, Gaffney Cline & Associates
 Key Facts
Colin Butcher, Managing Director, Global Corporates Oil and Gas, Lloyds Bank


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