8 hrs ago
Despite Potential Sanctions, BP Is Still A Buy
Short of BP being barred from holding Russian equities, it will take more than bad PR for BP to sell stake in Rosneft.
18 hrs ago
Will Russian Sanctions Hurt Western Oil Companies?
As the European Union and the U.S. put finishing touches on sanctions that could ban the sale of technology related to the oil and gas industry in Russia, British oil major BP has warned that it could affect its business, the first sign that Western sanctions may not just affect Russia, but companies based in the West as well.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Press Digest- British Business - July 30
The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
Alex Brummer: Changing tides at Standard Chartered as
Soundings taken among the bank's shareholders have made it clear that after eight mainly good years in the top job, investors are no longer much enamoured of chief executive Peter Sands and think it is time he was steered towards the door.
BP concerned by Russian turmoil and sanctions
BP, which is one of Houston's largest energy employers, reported $3.6 billion in underlying revenues for the second quarter, up from $2.7 billion a year ago.
Centrica confirms BP's Iain Conn as new Chief Executive
British Gas owner Centrica confirmed on Tuesday the appoitment of BP executive Iain Conn as its new Chief Executive.
BP reports jump in second quarter profit but warns of further Russian sanctions
BP warned any further international sanctions imposed on Russia over the MH17 plane crash could have a "material adverse impact" on the company Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Why BP Will Overcome Fears To Produce Long-Term Value
That management continues to uncover ways to reward shareholders with higher profits and dividends is a testament to their skill.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
British Gas owner Centrica to post sharp drop in profits but UK tariffs will remain unchanged
British Gas owner Centrica is expected to reveal a sharp fall in profits when it publishes half-year results on Thursday.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Iain Conn to Leave BP
BP today announced that Iain Conn, Group Managing Director and Chief Executive, Downstream, is leaving the company and is to step down from BP's board by the end of the year.
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Thursday newspaper round-up: StanChart, Big Six, Centrica...
The directors of Standard Chartered rushed out a statement last night, giving emphatic support to the chairman Sir John Peace and chief executive Peter Sands amid growing shareholder pressure for heads to roll at the embattled blue-chip bank.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Utica shale 'sweet spot' still to be found, report says
Some companies, like Magnum Hunter Resources Corp. and American Energy Partners, are doubling down on drilling.
BP executive Iain Conn close to clinching top job at Centrica
Centrica is closing in on BP's Iain Conn as its new boss, with a gentleman's agreement over his A 16million stock options understood to have been reached.
Head-To-Head Vs. Hess: Can BP Survive?
We pitch two companies from the integrated oil sector, BP and Hess, against one another in the latest instalment of our Head-To-Head series.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
As Russia's Isolation Grows, Oil Companies Caught in Middle
The confrontation between Russia and the West took a turn for the worse with the downing of a Malaysian airliner on July 17, and that could spell trouble for several major oil companies operating in Russia.
BP plc Receives "Buy" Rating from Kepler Capital Markets
's stock had its "buy" rating reiterated by equities research analysts at Kepler Capital Markets in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Energy giants submit LNG export application for Alaska project
Pictured: Shoupe Glacier in Alaska. The team behind the Alaska LNG project has submitted an application to the U.S. Department of Energy for exporting liquefied natural gas.
Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair Is In Advisory Group On Azerbaijani Gas Transportation
FORMER BRITISH PRIME MINISTER TONY BLAIR IS IN ADVISORY GROUP ON AZERBAIJANI GAS TRANSPORTATION 20:22 18/07/2014 Â" REGION Tony Blair, the former British prime minister, has been hired to advise a BP-led consortium on the export of natural gas from Azerbaijan to Europe, The Financial Times reports.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
BP plc Receives Hold Rating from Deutsche Bank
's stock had its "hold" rating reiterated by research analysts at Deutsche Bank in a report released on Friday.