Closing Comments - The Capital Alliance Blog

Alpine High discovery holds promise for many in the oil industry

By Paul Puri
Managing Partner and Chief Development Officer

Apache Corp.’s discovery of Alpine High — a new oil and gas field in West Texas — has raised interest in a region once written off as undevelopable and could boost merger and acquisition opportunities for U.S. oilfield...

White paper examines pros and cons of HEDIS

The Health Effectiveness Data and Information Set, or HEDIS as it’s commonly known, is an important and evolving set of data that informs health plans, consumers and employers, allowing them to compare the performance of health care plans.

In a just-released white paper, Mark Lee, a...

Should staffing company owners consider selling before the next recession?

By Neal England
Practice Leader — Human Capital Management

Several experts have chattered and opined over the possibility of a global recession on the horizon since the beginning of the year.

While it hasn’t happened in 2016, we know our economy is cyclical and impacted by...

Survey shows execs expect M&A activity to rise over next year

By Bryan Livingston
Managing Partner and CEO

Top business executives, feeling confident about the economy, say they are likely to do an M&A deal over the next year.

This news comes from the Ernst & Young “...

What distinguishes Capital Alliance and Oaklins from other M&A firms

By Bryan Livingston
Managing Partner and CEO

If you operate in the middle-market, you’ve likely heard of Capital Alliance Corp.’s ( long-time association with M&A International (MAI) — recently reorganized and rebranded under the Oaklins banner.


Fed survey shows oil & gas industry sentiment on the upswing

By Paul Puri
Managing Director and Chief Development Officer

Conditions in the oil & gas sector improved in the third quarter in Texas and parts of New Mexico and Louisiana, as industry executives surveyed by the Dallas Federal Reserve turned more bullish.

While we...

Steady oil prices should attract more asset sales

By Paul Puri, Managing Director and Chief Development Officer
and Bryan Livingston, Managing Director and CEO

West Texas Intermediate crude has been trading in the high $40s, inching toward $50, for about a month now.

If this price is sustained, Capital Alliance Corp. (...

Bigger IS STILL better

Midstream consolidation takes another big step…

By Kelly Gerry
Strategic Advisor

Enbridge and Spectra have announced their intention to merge, sometime in 2017, pending regulatory approval. That sound you might have heard was a collective “wow” from across the North American...

Downstream energy a bright spot during a muted year for oil & gas M&A

By Shawn Bhagat
Managing Director

While mergers and acquisitions in the energy industry have been muted this year, due to persistent low oil prices and other complications, the downstream oil & gas, wholesale marketing, and transportation & logistics sectors have seen some...

M&A market heats up for dental and cosmetic healthcare practices

By Mark Lee
Strategic Advisor - Healthcare

The mergers and acquisitions market is heating up for dental practices, cosmetic surgeons, pharmacies and ancillary businesses as the consolidation trend continues in healthcare.

Mergers of dental and cosmetic surgery practices have...


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