Saudi Aramco “Mega” IPO now linked with the New York Stock Exchange – I’m sure this won’t be seen as “Fake News” by President Trump!

A little over one year ago, the press was awash with the fact that Saudi Arabia’s deputy crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, had announced plans to float Saudi Aramco, the world’s largest oil producer.

Q2 2015 Deal activity off to an explosive start…..

After a strong finish to Q1 the second quarter of 2015 appears to have come out of the blocks quickly

Shareholder demands could trigger a sticky end for Bostik

French oil giant Total is seeking a buyer for Bostik, best known for making Blu-Tack, as it comes under pressure to return cash to shareholders.

Dealmaker “Dave”

Given that he is in deal-making mode perhaps he might turn his attention to the issues still facing many small to mid-market deal makers in the UK.

Not all oil leaks are equal

When the blow out of the BP Macondo well in the Gulf of Mexico occurred, the world’s media became aware of it and reported it around the globe pretty much instantaneously.