John Mercury in Calgary Herald on Going Private Transactions in Energy Sector
March 23, 2016
John Mercury comments in the Calgary Herald on why conditions are ripe in Canada's energy sector for an increased number of private equity-led buyouts of public companies. Since July 2015, there have been three private equity-backed going private transactions involving Canadian energy and energy-services companies. There were only 15 similar transactions in the sector during the prior 10 years.