Perry Williams

Harbour Energy returns with $10.3b offer for Australia’s Santos

Harbour indicated the latest offer would be funded by $7.75 billion of debt to be underwritten by JPMorgan Chase and Morgan Stanley, with the balance in equity from Harbour, other EIG managed funds and Mercuria Global Energy.

Exxon, BHP abandon lengthy sale of Australia’s oldest oil fields

BHP and Esso Australia each hold a 50 percent share.

India’s Adani may sell stake in Australian coal mine amid financing holdup

The financing delay is the latest hurdle for Adani, adding pressure to its ambition to deliver the first coal production from the mine by 2020.

Australia’s renewables major Snowy Hydro mulls raising $1.6b

Snowy Hydro has begun talks with global infrastructure funds and banks over financing options.

Australia: Woodside to buy Exxon Scarborough gas field stake as part of $2b share sale

By buying Exxon’s stake Woodside will control 75 percent of a permit containing the majority of the Scarborough gas field.

Adani seeking $2.3b in debt financing for Australian coal mines

The company is seeking A$2 billion to A$3 billion from lenders, including from banks in China, for the first phase of developing the Carmichael mine.

Mineral Resources wins China Energy bid in battle for Australia’s AWE

Mineral Resources said the acquisition would fit with its strategy of securing gas assets.

Glencore’s Australian coal quest may drag as funding challenged

The challenge may be another setback for Glencore’s ambitions to control Rio’s assets