Acquisitions & Divestitures - Exclusives

Heroes And Villains

The A&D market got whammied in December. Year-end is usually a tough stretch for deal-making, but even industry veterans were lamenting the state of the business.

February 1, 2019

The Year In Energy

For the most part, 2018 was a good year for producers. Here, Oil and Gas Investor chronicles the highlights of the year in energy.

February 1, 2019

The Pure-Play Risk For Shale Industry

Specialization works—until it doesn’t. Oil and gas specialists would be wise to consider these hidden risks in pursuing the pure-play strategy.

January 31, 2019

Core Wattenberg Operator Nonop Sale Among Few January Deals

PetroShare’s sale of nonop interest in Colorado’s Wattenberg Field marks only the third upstream A&D deal in the U.S. publically announced so far this year.

January 29, 2019

A&D Trends: Free-Market Farce

Big ticket, stock-heavy M&A overshadowed low-volume asset deals late in the year—and investors shunned both.

January 29, 2019

HEADLINES: Venezuela's Potential Impact; EQT's CEO On 2019

Plus, QEP Resources recently engaged Evercore to explore a sales process following a surprise takeover bid by activist investor Elliott Management in early January.

January 24, 2019

Analyst: Petrobras’ Divestment Plan Is Attractive But Challenging

The Brazilian major’s business and management plan focuses on financial planning and the pursuit of profitability as the company continues working to reduce its debt.

January 23, 2019

QEP Resources Explores Sales Process Following Haynesville Deal

Rystad Energy values QEP Resources’ Midland assets in the Permian Basin at $4 billion, about twice the value of a takeover offer made by activist investor Elliott Management.

January 22, 2019

Percussion Petroleum: A Play On The Yeso

A start-up in early 2016, Percussion Petroleum has found success with horizontal pay from New Mexico’s Yeso in the Permian Basin.

January 17, 2019

Could Mezzanine Financing Be Re-emerging For E&Ps?

The intermediate financing tool is getting oil and gas investors’ attention in “log-jammed” A&D and equity markets.

January 16, 2019

SemGroup Boosts Montney Footprint With New KKR JV

Concurrent with its formation, the JV, SemCAMS Midstream, also agreed to acquire the Montney operating portfolio of Meritage Midstream ULC.

January 15, 2019

Targa Debt Offering Marks First High-yield Bond Deal Since November

Targa had initially planned to offer a $750 million bond but later doubled its debt offering due to strong investor demand, according to a Financial Times report.

January 11, 2019