US energy firms lagging in Dodd-Frank readiness: survey

Regulatory uncertainty

Chicago-based consultancy and accounting firm Grant Thornton polled more than 100 senior executives at independent oil and gas exploration and service companies, most of them private. Some 65% of respondents said they had not yet begun to implement the Dodd-Frank Act's documentation and reporting requirements, Grant Thornton said in a report on the survey results, released this week.

That is despite the fact that most of the executives were aware of the Dodd-Frank Act and its potential impact on

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to View our subscription options

If you already have an account, please sign in here.


Want to know what’s included in our free membership? Click here

This address will be used to create your account

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here