Global Corporate Advisor Newsletter - August 2016

Welcome to the August 2016 issue of Global Corporate Advisor.

In this issue, we discuss the effect of low oil prices on mergers and acquisitions in the oil and gas industry. As major players in the sector adjust to the new reality of low prices over a sustained period in face of supply-demand imbalance, many companies will witness shifts in strategy. We examine the role that M&A will play in reshaping the industry.

The second article addresses the many aspects of the valuation of non-profitable companies. Whether they are loss-making companies or those suffering temporary setbacks, an assessment of value is not only reliant on historical data but needs to take into account other factors.

In the fast-evolving economic climate affecting major economies, up-to-date knowledge of changing realties is necessary to maintain a competitive edge.