What’s the Deal? Q4 2018 – Industrials & Diversified Services Quarterly Review

Q4 2018 was another strong quarter for mid-market transactions despite the concerns about a softening economy. Within the industrial, diversified, and oilfield services segments, Q4 saw 152 disclosed transactions where either the target company or the buyer were Canadian. Of the 152 transactions, 95% were in the Industrial & Diversified sector, 5% were in the Oilfield Services Sector. There were …

The Well Street Journal – Q4 2018 – Energy and Industrial Services Quarterly Review

Much can be said about the state of the energy industry in Canada during 2018, but few could dispute it was a roller coaster ride throughout. Prices and activity levels climbed steadily in the first half of 2018, with many (including ourselves) predicting better days ahead for the industry. Instead, transportation bottlenecks and global economic concerns hammered the industry in …

2018 Year in Review

As we gear up for 2019, we wanted to take a moment to celebrate the successes of 2018. Thanks to the support of you, our clients and partners, we closed ten deals and had one of our most successful years on record! View the 2018 Year in Review

Sequeira Energy Synopsis – November 2018 Newsletter

Followed by a tough October, November also proved to be challenging for the energy industry – not just within Canada, but globally too. Certainly, Canada is dealing with its own challenges right now; however, WTI prices were down 22.0% month-over-month to the end of November whereas Canadian oilfield service equities were only down 9.4% over that same period. While it …

Sequeira Energy Synopsis – October 2018 Newsletter

October was a tough month for North American equities as we saw the TSX composite index drop 6.5% and the S&P 500 experienced its worst month since September 2011. Canadian oilfield service equities were hit especially hard this month as our Sequeira OFS Index was down 9.6% month-over-month and down 14.4% year-over-year to the end of October. Contributing to the …