Oil & Gas Project Finance

4 days 30 Apr - 3 May 2018, New York United States $4,995.00 Download brochure Add to basket

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Overview

You will learn about:

  • Accessing project funding in today's challenging markets
  • Structuring large oil and gas field development projects
  • Financing pipelines, oil rigs, platforms, and other infrastructure
  • LNG and fertilizer plants
  • Power projects including 'green' energy deals
  • Carbon credits
  • Developing pro forma estimates and cashflow models
  • Working with banks and understanding key legal risks in projects Official providers of funds and credit support (export credit agencies, development banks and others)
  • Managing commodity price volatility in energy deals

Who Should Attend

The course will be of value to professionals in the following areas:

  • Project Finance Managers
  • Credit Managers
  • Securities Managers
  • Corporate Banking Officers
  • Financial Analysts
  • Strategic Planners
  • Senior Executives
  • Legal Advisors
  • Business Analysts
  • Consultants

Course Level

In today's volatile energy environment financing projects is uniquely challenging. It is ever more important to understand how suitable financial structures for oil, gas and electricity projects are created as even the most carefully structured deals can face difficulties in attracting sufficient debt, equity or other funding from international or local investors.

Participants in this program will learn to structure projects in creative ways to attract funding from banks, the bond market, equipment providers and public and private equity. They will look at approaches to facility upgrades and green field projects in the oil gas and electricity sectors. They will analyse deals to develop robust security packages, as well as learning to apply many tools and techniques of quantitative financial analysis. In hands on sessions employing excel models they will assess project debt capacity, return on investment, and other metrics common to attractive deals.

Besides direct funding, in many transactions, credit enhancement techniques can also be very important. Thus traditional Export Credit Agency, Multi- and Bi-lateral Agency support, as well as tailored private sector political and commercial shifting mechanisms and programs are explained in detail. Cases and examples of projects from Africa, the Middle East, and elsewhere around the world are used throughout this program to ensure understanding and application of concepts.

Active course participation is encouraged to ensure understanding and reinforce concepts. Cases require evening reading. Participants will be provided with complete lecture notes, cases, and selected readings to serve as a reference after the sessions are completed.

Instructors

We work with a series of expert instructors, please select the course location of interest to review the credentials of who will be delivering the programme.

New York
Margaret (Meg) Osius

Ms. Osius designs and delivers executive level training sessions as well as providing consulting services to a wide variety of organizations worldwide. Specializing in international project finance, capital markets, and risk management, she works with corporate investors, private and development banks, equipment suppliers, law firms etc., to structure viable financing packages for green-field projects and facility upgrades in the power, oil and gas, transport, social services and telecom sectors.  Prior to establishing her own firm Ms. Osius was a banker at JP Morgan Chase Bank where she structured international project transactions and advised clients on risk management.

Ms. Osius has published articles in the business press and co-authored several self-study guides covering international project finance, trade and export finance, foreign exchange, and financial futures, as well as financial analysis in frontier markets. She is a primary speaker in a series of video sessions on Sound Banking Principles.

Ms. Osius is a Director of British Caribbean Bank and Waterloo Holdings. Previously she was Chair of the Technical Advisory Panel of the Public Private Infrastructure Advancement Fund (PPIAF).  The fund supports technical assistance in emerging markets to encourage private involvement in infrastructure development. She received an M.B.A. from INSEAD, the European Institute of Business Administration, in Fontainebleau, France.  Her B.A. degree is from Princeton University.

Venue

New York

New York Hotel (energy)

All Euromoney Energy Training courses are held at four or five star hotels. We strive to provide you with a training environment of the highest quality, to ensure that the whole learning experience exceeds your expectations.

Your training venue will be confirmed by one of our course administrators approximately 3-4 weeks before the course start date.

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  • Track record – we have delivered training solutions for 95% of worlds’ top 100 banks and have trained over 250,000 professionals.
  • Knowledge – our 150 strong team of industry specialist trainers are world leading financial leaders and commentators, ensuring our knowledge base is second to none.
  • Reliability – if we promise it, we deliver it. We have delivered over 20,000 events both in person and online, using simultaneous translation to delegates from over 180 countries.
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