Finance - Restructuring

Forty Under 40: Paul F. Jansen, Conway MacKenzie

Today’s Forty Under 40 honoree is Paul F. Jansen, managing director in Conway MacKenzie’s energy consulting practice where he has played a key role in developing new business opportunities.

November 28, 2018

Castello Branco To Be New Petrobras CEO Under Bolsonaro

Brazil's incoming far-right government on Nov. 19 tapped a University of Chicago-trained economist with experience in the oil sector to be the chief executive of state-controlled Petroleo Brasileiro SA, amid a debate over privatization of the company's assets.

November 19, 2018

Fieldwood Energy: Voyage From Debt To The Deep

Fieldwood entered Chapter 11 with a simultaneous deal to buy Gulf of Mexico assets from Noble Energy while taking pains to meet obligations to employees and more than 700 vendors.

July 10, 2018

SAExploration To Buy Certain Assets From Bankrupt Geokinetics

As part of a stalking-horse bid, SAExploration offered to acquire bankrupt Geokinetics' equipment and machinery, seismic processing software and equipment, and certain contracts with large E&P companies.

June 28, 2018

EV Energy Partners Begins ‘New Chapter’ As Harvest Oil & Gas

EV Energy Partners, an MLP, filed for Chapter 11 in early April. Parent firm EnerVest and its EnerVest Operating unit did not file for bankruptcy.

June 11, 2018

Questerre Settles Lawsuit; Consolidates Quebec Position

Questerre Energy reported on June 4 that it has executed a letter of intent with a senior E&P company to settle outstanding litigation and acquire all their assets in the St. Lawrence Lowlands, Quebec.

June 4, 2018

Bankrupt Rex Energy To Sell Remaining Assets

Appalachia shale producer Rex Energy’s bankruptcy follows Chapter 11 filings this week by two other U.S.-focused E&Ps.

May 18, 2018

E&P Bankruptcies Could Be Slowing Down

Rebound in oil prices and restructurings of debt loads mean the trend toward more bankrupt producers is easing.

May 7, 2018

WhiteWater Midstream Adds Strategic Partners, Commitments To Delaware Basin Agua Blanca Pipeline

WhiteWater Midstream on May 2 announced the execution of multiple transportation and interconnect agreements for its Delaware Basin Agua Blanca pipeline, which is a joint venture between WhiteWater and WPX Energy (NYSE: WPX).

May 3, 2018

Seadrill's Bankruptcy Exit Plan Receives US Court Approval

Seadrill aims to expand relations with Schlumberger and other service firms following approval of its multibillion-dollar debt restructuring plan, CEO Anton Dibowitz told Reuters.

April 18, 2018

Breitburn Bankruptcy Exit Sign Energy Industry Is Rebounding

The turnaround of Breitburn, which encountered many hurdles during its two-year Chapter 11 bankruptcy, indicates ‘better times in the energy industry.’

April 16, 2018

Breitburn Exits Bankruptcy As New EIG-Backed Company

Breitburn said it successfully completed its Chapter 11 reorganization and emerged as Maverick Natural Resources, a newly-formed company owned and operated by EIG.

April 13, 2018

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