A&D - E&P

Israel Approves Energean's Acquisition Of Karish, Tanin Gas Fields

Energean, which is focused on Greece, the Adriatic Sea, the eastern Mediterranean and North Africa, is 45% owned by hedge fund Third Point, Reuters reported.


PDC Energy Closes $1.5 Billion Delaware Basin Acquisition

Midstream assets include an estimated 50 miles of gas gathering lines, 30 miles of water disposal lines, five saltwater disposal wells and two freshwater supply wells.


Noble Energy’s $350 Million Bolt-On Adds Delaware Length

The company paid about $30,000 per acre, in line with recent transactions in the Delaware Basin.


Australia's Origin Energy Will Spin Off Conventional Assets In IPO

The proposed IPO will not require Origin shareholder approval and is set to list next year, the company said, according to Reuters.


SM Energy Offering 11% Of Shares For Midland Bolt-On, Capital

The company is overselling shares to pay for a $120 million deal, shore up capex and gain additional time to divest in the Eagle Ford.


Deal Blotter: California Merger; German Firm Buys Williston Interests

Deutsche Rohstoff AG foots a $38.1 million Williston purchase that will generate $200 million in revenue. 


PLS Energy Advisory Group Reports Five New Property Listings

On Dec. 1, PLS Energy Advisory Group reported five new property listings.


Apex International Energy Receives Two Blocks In Egypt’s Western Desert

Block 8 West Badr el Din and Block 9 South East Meleiha cover 6,714 square kilometers (2,592 square miles or 1.7 million acres) in total. 


Northeast Buysiders

While the outlook for a sustained price recovery remains cloudy, institutional investors are trending bullish on oil and gas equities. Are they portending an imminent rebound?


Mexico Aims To Award At Least Four Deepwater Blocks In December Auction

If successful, the blocks could generate up to $4 billion worth of investment each, and as much as $11 billion in the case of Trion, Joaquin Coldwell said, citing Pemex estimates.


Centrica Will Sell Trinidad And Tobago Gas Assets To Shell

The divestment is part of Centrica's drive to focus its oil and gas E&P activity on Britain, the Netherlands and Norway, Reuters reported.


Hilcorp Buys Swift Energy’s Oily Louisiana Assets

Despite emerging from bankruptcy in April 2016, Swift was among the top Texas natural gas producers in 2015.