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Det Norske and BP Norway merge to form Aker BP



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Report summary

BP is merging its Norwegian business with independent E&P Det Norske, to form Aker BP. On completion, BP will own 30% of the combined business, with Aker - which currently owns 49.99% of Det Norske, owning 40%. The remainder will be held by other Det Norske shareholders. The business is expected to show strong growth between 2019 and 2023, driven by its 11.57% stake in the world-class Johan Sverdrup development.

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Table of contents

  • Executive summary
  • Transaction details
    • BP
    • Det Norske
  • Deal analysis
  • Upsides and risks
  • Strategic rationale
  • Oil & gas pricing and assumptions

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This report includes 7 images and tables including:


  • Executive summary: Table 1
  • Deal analysis: Table 1
  • Deal analysis: Table 2
  • Deal analysis: Table 3
  • Strategic rationale: Table 1
  • Oil & gas pricing and assumptions: Table 1
  • Upstream assets: Table 1

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