Acquisitions & Divestitures - Mergers & Acquisitions

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HAL/BHI Stockholders Approve Merger

Special meetings determined the shareholders’ votes. The merger of Halliburton and Baker Hughes is scheduled to close in the second half of 2015, subject to regulatory approvals.

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 15:02
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C&J Energy Services Ltd. Emerges From C&J, Nabors Merger

C&J Energy Services Ltd. is led by current C&J management and will be based out of Bermuda. The transaction was originally announced June 25, 2014.

Wed, 03/25/2015 - 09:43
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Halliburton, Baker Hughes Seek April Asset Sales

Several batches of overlapping business lines will be unloaded to win U.S. Justice Department approval for their $34.6 billion combination, according to people with knowledge of the matter, Bloomberg said.

Mon, 03/23/2015 - 10:35
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Sabine/Forest Schemed To Avoid Debt, Lawsuit Says

Sabine said March 16 that it is considering “strategic alternatives” to its capital structure following legal action by bondholders seeking $584 million. The company has been served a notice of default by its lender.

 

Darren Barbee
Wed, 03/18/2015 - 08:34
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Whiting Not Shopping Itself, Already Planned Assets Sale

Contrary to published news reports, Whiting Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: WLL) likely isn’t up for sale or selling assets to appease stockholders. Jim Volker, company CEO, told Hart on March 12 that the sale “is a rumor and Whiting doesn’t comment on rumors.”

 

Darren Barbee
Fri, 03/13/2015 - 12:17
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Research Firm Wood Mackenzie Bought In $2.8 Billion Deal

For four decades, Wood Mackenzie has provided analysis and advice on energy assets, companies, and markets, providing clients in more than 80 countries around the world insights into investments and portfolio allocation decisions.

Darren Barbee
Tue, 03/10/2015 - 14:20
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Forest Oil Bondholders Seek $584 Million In Sabine Deal Suit

Forest Oil Corp. bondholders claim they were deprived of $584 million when First Reserve Corp. structured a merger to avoid redeeming their debt.

Emily Moser
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 15:28
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Encana Ready For More Deals As Oil Collapse Heats Up Talks

Fresh off one of the busiest years for A&D in its history, the Canadian oil and natural gas producer is seeing opportunities in the crude price collapse.

Emily Moser
Wed, 02/25/2015 - 15:50
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Sweden's Dome Agrees To Sell US Operations To PEDEVCO

PEDEVCO, doing business as Pacific Energy Development (PED), also announced that it acquired about 13,000 net acres in the Denver-Julesberg Basin, alomst entirely in Weld County.

Emily Moser
Wed, 02/25/2015 - 12:18
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Atlas Unitholders Approve Mergers With Targa Resources

In October, Atlas and Targa announced that the companies had agreed to a $7.7 billion merger.

Emily Moser
Fri, 02/20/2015 - 15:00
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For Now, Industry Is Dealing With Pain Of Lower Prices

About 70% of those surveyed late last year expect more M&A in 2015.

Darren Barbee
Tue, 02/17/2015 - 14:18
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For Starters, Develop An Exit Strategy

Four executives talk about the art of exiting a deal.

Leslie Haines
Tue, 02/17/2015 - 11:00

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