Markets & Investment


Brent oil rises on weaker dollar though IEA cuts demand outlook

Tuesday, January 19, 2021, 6:41 AM MST

Brent oil rose past $55 a barrel – with some assistance from a weaker dollar – even as the International Energy…

Read Article


Upstream deals reach US$43 billion

Tuesday, January 19, 2021, 6 AM MST

Five multibillion-dollar deals made Q4 2020 one of the highest value quarters for upstream M&A in recent memory, totalling US$43…

Read Article


Oil near $52 on still-surging virus and stronger dollar

Monday, January 18, 2021, 6:34 AM MST

Oil futures held steady, despite a stronger dollar and physical prices in Asia continuing to trade at weaker levels than…

Read Article


Oilpatch woes boost Calgary's downtown office vacancy rates to record levels

Monday, January 18, 2021, 5:38 AM MST

Vacancies in Calgary's downtown office towers have risen to record levels and there's no landlord relief in sight with almost…

Read Article


N.L. offers owners of Terra Nova oilfield $175 million – but only if oil flows again

Sunday, January 17, 2021, 3:43 PM MST

Newfoundland and Labrador is offering $175 million to the owners of the dormant Terra Nova offshore oilfield, but only if oil starts…

Read Article


French oil giant Total leaves U.S. energy group, months after exiting CAPP

Sunday, January 17, 2021, 3:39 PM MST

French oil and gas company Total says it will ditch its membership in the U.S.-based American Petroleum Institute because it…

Read Article


Exxon investigated by SEC over Permian valuations, WSJ says

Friday, January 15, 2021, 7:03 AM MST

Exxon Mobil Corp. is being investigated by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission after a whistleblower complaint from an employee…

Read Article


Oil retreats from 10-month high as stronger dollar dents rally

Friday, January 15, 2021, 6:41 AM MST

Oil declined from a 10-month high as the dollar strengthened, taking the steam out of a recent rally, while investors…

Read Article


Oklahoma and Texas more attractive for oil and gas investment than Alberta: Survey

Friday, January 15, 2021, 6:27 AM MST

Oklahoma and Texas are more attractive than Alberta to invest in oil and gas, according to a new survey of petroleum-sector…

Read Article


Oil rally stalls below $53 after cold weather surge, Saudi cuts

Thursday, January 14, 2021, 6:55 AM MST

Oil dipped, after frigid temperatures and Saudi Arabia’s promised output cuts helped push prices to a 10-month high. Futures traded…

Read Article


Alberta musician Corb Lund comes out against proposed coal mines in Rocky Mountains

Thursday, January 14, 2021, 6:18 AM MST

Corb Lund, perhaps Canada’s pre-eminent singer about rural life and cowboy culture, is warning Albertans. “I've seen this coming for…

Read Article


Investor pressure on companies including Enbridge, BP boosted climate disclosures in 2020

Wednesday, January 13, 2021, 7:23 AM MST

Companies are more than twice as likely to report climate risk data when investors actively pressure them to do so, according to a…

Read Article

Dear user, please be aware that we use cookies to help users navigate our website content and to help us understand how we can improve the user experience. If you have ideas for how we can improve our services, we’d love to hear from you. Click here to email us. By continuing to browse you agree to our use of cookies. Please see our Privacy & Cookie Usage Policy to learn more.