Hurricane Harvey’s Impact on Energy Emerges as Rain Continues

  Industry expert Brian Williams of Carl Marks Advisors speaks with MMG from Houston MMG | AUGUST 29, 2017 Hurricane Harvey made landfall near Corpus Christi, Texas, Friday night. The storm has caused deaths and property damage as rainfall and flooding continues. Its economic effects will likely be wide ranging, particularly for the state’s large oil and gas industry. To understand how the energy sector is responding to the severe weather event, MMG spoke to Brian Williams with investment bank Carl Marks Advisors. Williams has decades of experience in the energy sector and was recently named a…READ MORE >

CARL MARKS ADVISORS PROMOTES BRIAN WILLIAMS TO PARTNER

NEW YORK & HOUSTON – August 24, 2017 – Carl Marks Advisors, a leading corporate restructuring and investment banking firm serving middle market companies, today announced the promotion of Brian Williams to Partner. With a primary focus in the energy industry, Mr. Williams has 20 years of strategic advisory, operating and investment banking experience, including executive management, mergers and acquisitions, private capital raises, restructuring and principal investing. “Brian has brought critical insight, significant transaction experience and senior level expertise to each of our engagements in the energy sector,” said Duff Meyercord, a Managing Partner…READ MORE >

CARL MARKS ADVISORS PROMOTES BRIAN WILLIAMS TO PARTNER

NEW YORK & HOUSTON – August 24, 2017 – Carl Marks Advisors, a leading corporate restructuring and investment banking firm serving middle market companies, today announced the promotion of Brian Williams to Partner. With a primary focus in the energy industry, Mr. Williams has 20 years of strategic advisory, operating and investment banking experience, including executive management, mergers and acquisitions, private capital raises, restructuring and principal investing. “Brian has brought critical insight, significant transaction experience and senior level expertise to each of our engagements in the energy sector,” said Duff Meyercord, a Managing Partner…READ MORE >

How Venezuela Impacts Crude Oil Prices

EMERGING MARKETS DAILY By Johanna Bennett, Aug. 1, 2017 3:55 p.m. ET Crude oil’s winning streak came to an end today. The U.S. benchmark fell below $50 a barreland brent crude futures for September delivery dropped almost 2.2% to $52.62 a barrel. The cause? Investors once again doubt OPEC’s promised production cuts after reports that the cartel’s production climbed in July. But Brock Hudson, an oil and natural gas expert at Carl Marks Advisors, argues that crude prices are impacted by more than OPEC politics and inventory numbers. Another headline issue -- not always part of reporting on the crude …READ MORE >