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Friday, May 22, 2015

Vanguard Natural Resources to acquire Eagle Rock Energy Partners

Vanguard Natural Resources, LLC (Nasdaq:VNR) ('Vanguard' or 'the Company') and Eagle Rock Energy Partners, L.P. (Nasdaq:EROC) ('Eagle Rock') today announced that they have entered into an Agreement and Plan of Merger pursuant to which a subsidiary of Vanguard will merge ...
North America | Friday, May 22, 2015

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Statement regarding a possible offer for Dragon Oil plc

Following the announcement by ENOC on 17 March 2015 confirming that it had made an approach regarding a possible offer for Dragon Oil, ENOC confirms that it has been in discussions with the independent committee of the board of Dragon Oil (the 'Independent Committee') r ...
West Europe | Thursday, May 21, 2015

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Cape plc announces acquisition of Redhall Engineering

Cape plc, the international provider of critical industrial services to the energy and natural resources sectors, announces today that it has acquired Redhall Engineering Solutions Limited, for a totalconsideration of £6 million. The acquisition will be funded fro ...
West Europe | Thursday, May 14, 2015

Monday, May 11, 2015

Noble Energy enters Eagle Ford and Permian through acquisition of Rosetta Resources

Noble Energy, Inc. (Noble Energy) (NYSE: NBL) and Rosetta Resources Inc. (Rosetta) (NASDAQ: ROSE) today announced a definitive merger agreement whereby Noble Energy will acquire all of the common stock of Rosetta in an all-stock transaction valued at $2.1 billion, plus ...
North America | Monday, May 11, 2015

Friday, May 8, 2015

Repsol announces completion of Talisman Energy acquisition

Repsol announces the completion, effective as of this date, of the acquisition of Talisman Energy Inc. Under the terms of the previously announced plan of arrangement, Repsol has acquired, through its indirect wholly-owned Canadian subsidiary Repsol Energy Resources Ca ...
North America | Friday, May 8, 2015

Ecosse Subsea Systems acquires fabrication firm MASfab

Ecosse Subsea Systems (ESS) has snapped up an English fabrication business for an undisclosed sum. The subsea technology specialist has acquired County Durham based MASfab which provides a range of fabrication, welding and construction services to the oil, gas and rene ...
West Europe | Friday, May 8, 2015

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Pacific Rubiales confirms offer and exclusive discussions; $6 billion ALFA takeover on the cards

Pacific Rubiales Energy Corp. (TSX: PRE) (BVC: PREC) announces that it has entered into exclusive discussions in respect of an offer from ALFA, S.A.B. de C.V. and Harbour Energy Ltd., whereby they would acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares in the capi ...
North America | Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Friday, May 1, 2015

Mosman Oil and Gas announces variations to MEO takeover bid

The Directors of Mosman Oil and Gas Limited (AIM: MSMN) announce that the Company has today resolved to lodge a Notice of Variation in respect of the takeover of MEO Australia Limited with the Australian Securities & Investments Commission. The key Variations are set ou ...
Australasia | Friday, May 1, 2015

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Caspian Energy announces appointment of Interim Chief Financial Officer and updates previously announced agreement to acquire the remainder of Aral Petroleum

Caspian Energy Inc. (TSX VENTURE:CKZ.H) is pleased to announce that it has appointed Yelena Tselenko as Interim Chief Financial Officer of the Company, effective May 15, 2015. Ms. Teslenko is the Finance Director of Aral Petroleum Capital LLP and will replace Brian Korn ...
North America | Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Arcan Resources enters arrangement agreement to be acquired by Aspenleaf Energy

Arcan Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:ARN) announces that today it has entered into an arrangement agreement with Aspenleaf Energy Limited pursuant to which Aspenleaf will, subject to certain conditions, acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Arcan for $ ...
North America | Wednesday, April 22, 2015

CGG acquires Taurus Reservoir Solutions

CGG announced today that its GeoConsulting Business Line has acquired Taurus Reservoir Solutions Ltd., based in Calgary. Taurus offers reservoir and geomechanical simulation and engineering technology along with consulting services to the global petroleum industry. With ...
North America | Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Friday, April 17, 2015

Kelt Exploration completes acquisition of Artek Exploration

Kelt Exploration Ltd. (TSX: KEL) (TSX: RTK) and Artek Exploration Ltd. are pleased to announce the successful acquisition by Kelt of all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Artek pursuant to the previously announced plan of arrangement between Kelt, Artek and ...
North America | Friday, April 17, 2015

Petsec Energy increases interest in Block 7, Yemen with acquisition of Oil Search subsidiary

Petsec Energy advises it has executed an agreement with Oil Search Limited (ASX: OSH) to acquire all the shares of its subsidiary Oil Search (ROY) Limited which holds a 34% participating interest in Block 7, Al Barqa Permit, in the Republic of Yemen, and is the designat ...
Middle East | Friday, April 17, 2015

Monday, April 13, 2015

Shell capitalizes on low oil to drive advancement for gas, LNG

Shell has become the first major to take proper advantage of the low oil price, taking out a company that it has long been interested in buying: BG. And the reason is a good one: not growth for its own sake but using BG's assets to help it achieve its own goals faster. ...
West Europe | Monday, April 13, 2015

Friday, April 10, 2015

Start Scientific to acquire Quality Energy Solutions

Start Scientific, Inc. (OTCQB: STSC) announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire 100% of Quality Energy Solutions, LLC, a Texas oil field service company. For 45 million shares of STSC common stock, QES will become a subsidiary of STSC. QES had rev ...
North America | Friday, April 10, 2015

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Q1 2015 Oil & Gas M&A tumbles to $7.1 billion in E&P sector

Buyers and Sellers Reach Impasse on the Value of Assets The value of global upstream oil and gas M&A deals tumbled to $7.1 billion during Q1 2015, a drop of 79% compared to the value in Q1 2014 and a drop of 85% compared to the average value per quarter since the start ...
North America | Thursday, April 9, 2015
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