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How dependent are we?

How dependent are we?

Recently, Ecopetrol (NYSE:EC) got the public’s attention about the violence in southern Meta with a ‘gee whiz’ estimate of how much oil production was at risk. That got our Analyst thinking about production concentration and risk.

Monday, February 19th, 2018
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Time keeps on slippin’, slippin’, slippin’ into the future

The Sinu San Jacinto bid round was announced with great fanfare on September 12th, 2017. The auction was supposed to have completed before the end of that year. Now, quietly, the date keeps slipping.

Monday, February 19th, 2018
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Update: Prices and pesos

Update: Prices and pesos

Recent movements in oil prices and in the Colombian peso have us asking again about whether higher oil prices lead to a stronger Colombian peso.

Thursday, February 15th, 2018
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Exploration incentives

Oil prices have stabilized allowing the reactivation of investments, but these are low compared to prior years’ levels. However, the government has a plan to encourage more exploration investments, taking advantage of a better price environment.

Thursday, February 15th, 2018
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Agreements to solve social crisis in Meta

Social problems in the department of Meta have shut-in important oil blocks for the country. Local and national authorities met to find a solution to this problem as soon as possible.

Thursday, February 15th, 2018
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Colombia could become an EITI member

Deputy Minister of Mines and Energy, Carlos Cante, is currently in Oslo (Norway) participating in the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) summit.

Thursday, February 15th, 2018
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