Posts tagged: BP

BP in advanced talks to fund Nigerian oil producer - sources

Friday, 2 June 2017, 5:39 pm

Here is an interesting snippet about a rather large oil company backing an AIM-listed tiddler.

City sources have told little old Betaville that BP is in advanced negotiations to provide Sirius Petroleum with a debt financing package that should enable the business to to fund the drilling prgramme for the Ororo oil field offshore Nigeria and also look at other assets...


Sunday review

Sunday, 30 April 2017, 7:05 pm

There were a couple of pieces that caught my eye in today's Sunday newspaper business sections.

Most intriguing was a comment piece written by Iain Dey, business editor of The Sunday Times, about how Exxon Mobil might rekindle its interest in FTSE 100-listed oil giant BP. Regular Betaville readers will know this is a topic little old Betaville has broached in the past. Anyway, if you missed Iain's excellent column I have pasted the link below:..