On the Spot

Throughout the year we take a poll of a dozen of our Members, from around the world on a question of timely importance to the market. We share the results here. Read on for intelligence from energy market insiders.

2014 was clearly a global buyers’ market. Over $330 billion of assets were available for sale in no less than 94 asset packages.

We continue to firmly believe that access to hydrocarbon resources is the way to create shareholder value in our industry. ‎In this respect exploration success is critical.

The most exciting opportunity must be Myanmar. In the last year the country has seen two bid rounds with more than 100 bids submitted and 34 blocks awarded in the offshore and onshore rounds.


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