Acquisitions & Divestitures

A&D - E&P

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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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US Oil Rigs Get Hammered For 12th Straight Week

Rigs targeting oil in the U.S. fell by 33 to 986, dropping below 1,000 for the first time since June 2011.

Emily Moser
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 14:43
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Obama Could End Crude Export Ban By Executive Order, Hamm Says

Export restrictions, a boon to refiners, hurt oil producers, Hamm said Feb. 27 in an interview on CNBC.

Emily Moser
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 12:29
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IEA Echoes Saudi View On Oil-Demand Boost Balancing Market

Investment cuts in the U.S., Russia and Brazil will curtail output growth, bringing supply and demand back in line, an economist says.

Emily Moser
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 08:11

Insight

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Oil Industry Faces Aggressive Fed Corruption Investigations

From oil companies to scientific equipment makers, enforcement actions resulted in total corporate penalties of $1.57 billion in 2014 and averaged a record $156.6 million.

Darren Barbee
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 15:01
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Investment Bankers Weigh In On Effects Of $50 Oil

A price drop of 50% may have more to do with investor overreaction than oversupply globally of 1-2%.

Steve Toon
Fri, 02/20/2015 - 14:00
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REXX Looks To Move Assets In Face Of Cash Flow Crunch

The company is also seeking a JV partner and leadership is considering the sale of selected assets in the Marcellus.

Darren Barbee
Fri, 02/20/2015 - 10:48
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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

Joint Ventures

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Caza, Clayton Williams Terminate Farm-Out Agreement In Wolfcamp

Caza, of The Woodlands, Texas, was to drill an initial horizontal Wolfcamp well on the Reeves County acreage.

Emily Moser
Thu, 02/26/2015 - 13:09
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Swift Energy Buys Rights To 24,000 Eagle Ford Acres, Seeks JV

The shale gas company’s deal comes after executives have said they want to sells assets to reduce debt.

Darren Barbee
Thu, 02/26/2015 - 12:45
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REXX Looks To Move Assets In Face Of Cash Flow Crunch

The company is also seeking a JV partner and leadership is considering the sale of selected assets in the Marcellus.

Darren Barbee
Fri, 02/20/2015 - 10:48
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Anadarko Petroleum Eyes Deals In Shaky A&D Market

Oil price sensitivity heightened as $5 WTI change moves cash flow by $350 million.

Darren Barbee
Thu, 12/04/2014 - 14:00

Mergers & Acquistions

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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

Midstream

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Obama Could End Crude Export Ban By Executive Order, Hamm Says

Export restrictions, a boon to refiners, hurt oil producers, Hamm said Feb. 27 in an interview on CNBC.

Emily Moser
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 12:29
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Williams Partners Prices $3 Billion Debt Offering

Proceeds will be used to repay indebtedness, which may include amounts outstanding under the partnership’s commercial paper program and credit facility.

Emily Moser
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 09:02
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Obama Says Keystone Pipeline Would Do Little For US Jobs

Obama said the U.S. should focus on “American infrastructure for American jobs for American producers.”

Emily Moser
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 07:59
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Bear Head LNG Files DOE Application To Export Gas To Canada

In the application, the companies requested authorization to export up to 440 billion cubic feet (Bcf) per year of U.S. natural gas to Canada.

Emily Moser
Thu, 02/26/2015 - 13:07

Service & Supply

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Oil Industry Faces Aggressive Fed Corruption Investigations

From oil companies to scientific equipment makers, enforcement actions resulted in total corporate penalties of $1.57 billion in 2014 and averaged a record $156.6 million.

Darren Barbee
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 15:01
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Major Service Company Layoffs Hit 17,000; E&P Capex Tumbles

E&Ps are also cutting their workforce, while sand suppliers see reduced demand.

Fri, 01/23/2015 - 12:17
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Sanchez, Halcón Latest E&Ps To Tamp Down Capex

Halcón’s budget will fall 60% from 2014 levels while Sanchez reduces rigs.

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 11:27
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Purestream Services Receives Funding From Swire To Broaden Oilfield Water Treatment, Management Offerings

Purestream is a water services company formed in 2010 with a focus on designing and building water treatment systems to treat produced and frack flow-back water for discharge and re-use in the oil and shale gas industry.

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 09:18