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International players continue to show interest in U.S. shale. VTX Energy Partners completed a southern Delaware Basin acquisition, which Enverus valued at between $1.5 and $2 billion. It's the latest in a number of high-profile shale deals by international companies, even as domestic buyers and sellers remain sidelined.

Superior Energy Services is mulling its options to boost shareholder value, including through M&A. We hear there are conversations with counterparties on potential merger acquisition opportunities. Will the drilling services provider find a buyer, or land another deal?

CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust Inc. retained an advisor to sell two natural gas midstream systems, claiming that the marketing process has “generated a number of highly interested and qualified participants.” The company plans to pay off debt with proceeds, but who will the buyer be?

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