1. CONTACT INFORMATION.
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State of the Energy Industry Roundtable – The Domestic and Global Outlook:
Conference will open with a panel of Energy Sector Experts on the current state of the Energy Industry, including prognostications on the short-term and long-term outlook for the industry.
Distressed Energy Debt:
Hedge funds and others that purchased large amounts of distressed energy debt in 2014 and 2015 have seen their holdings decline even more. With the possibility of a modest rebound in oil prices in 2017, and traditional lenders staying on the sidelines, will private capital providers find promising opportunities ahead?
Restructuring Advisors Roundtable:
Leading restructuring advisors discuss strategies that are keeping struggling energy enterprises in the game
Transaction Services Roundtable:
Energy-related transactions (M&A, loan restructuring, etc.) present unique issues of due diligence, valuation, taxation and regulatory compliance, and more. This panel of energy transaction services experts will discuss the key issues that must be addressed before, during and after the deal.
To re-settle in- or out-of-Court – and other issues in light of recent court rulings.
Middle-Market Energy Entrepreneur Roundtable:
Current and future outlook from middle-market energy entrepreneurs in the upstream, midstream, and downstream sectors. How are middle-market companies coping with the downturn in oil prices, and making preparations to emerge successfully, and take advantage of the rebound?
Hedges and Oil Prices:
How much longer will energy-related companies be able to rely upon hedges in order to service debt and overhead? How are these companies getting prepared as hedge-time runs out?
M&A in the Energy Sector:
What is the outlook for consolidations and roll-ups in the Energy sector and related industries? How active will the cash-rich ‘Bigs’ be in scooping up companies and assets? What role will Private Equity, Hedge Funds and smaller Strategic buyers play?
Private Equity, Hedge Funds, BDCs and the Energy Sector:
Having invested heavily, and extended massive amounts of debt at low interest rates into the energy sector prior to 2015, how will Hedge Funds, Private Equity funds, and Business Development Companies participate in the turnaround?
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