Although Canada is undergoing its most severe oil and gas downturn since 1998, it remains an important jurisdiction for oil and gas investment and will continue to import substantial amounts of capital and technical expertise from the United States in order to develop its considerable hydrocarbon potential.
The following presentation from Stikeman Elliott and Hilary Foulkes and Paul Perea of Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co. outlines key topics related to M&A the Canadian oil and gas sector by US buyers, including the following.
- Review of the structure of the Canadian energy market
- Overview of the Canadian public M&A process, including timing and terms
- Key terms of Canadian confidentiality agreements
- Important Canadian tax considerations for US investors