Mergers

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of May 12, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including EQT’s nearly $3 billion expansion in the Marcellus plus over $1 billion worth of transactions announced by Laredo Petroleum and Bonanza Creek’s merger with Extraction Oil & Gas.

May 12, 2021

Influential Women , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Mergers

Women in Energy: Christine “Chris” LaFollette, Akin Gump

Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Christine “Chris” LaFollette, partner emeritus at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP based in Houston.

May 11, 2021

Public Capital , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Mergers

Bonanza Creek, Extraction Merger to Create Largest Pure-play D-J Basin Producer

The combined company, to be named Civitas Resources, will be the largest pure-play energy producer in Colorado’s Denver-Julesburg  Basin, with an aggregate enterprise value of approximately $2.6 billion.

May 10, 2021

Public Capital , Shale Plays , Trends , Mergers

Pioneer’s Recent Multibillion-dollar Buying Spree Strengthens US Shale, CEO Says

Pioneer Natural Resources’s acquisition of privately backed DoublePoint Energy “helps the situation,” CEO Scott Sheffield said in reference to rising fears of a U.S. shale drilling binge.

May 6, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of May 5, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including a Bakken deal between Oasis Petroleum and Diamondback Energy plus the sale of Hunt Oil’s Permian Basin asset in a transaction believed to be worth over $1 billion.

May 5, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of April 21, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including an acquisition by EOG Resources in Australia marking the Houston-based oil and gas producer’s entry into the country plus the closing of Equinor’s $900 million Bakken exit.

April 28, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of April 21, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including a new JV formed by Vortus Investment Advisors to develop oil-rich assets in the Permian Basin in New Mexico’s Eddy County.

April 21, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of April 14, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including a $312 million sale by Hess in the Bakken plus Saudi Aramco signs a $12.4 billion pipeline deal.

April 14, 2021

Business , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Upstream M&A Tally Suggests Subtle Rebound in First-quarter

The recently announced agreement by Pioneer Natural Resources to acquire DoublePoint Energy, with multiple private equity sponsors, also adds further indications of a shift toward private upstream activity, analyst says.

April 9, 2021

Public Capital , Natural Gas , Energy Transition , Mergers

Daniel Rice-led SPAC Forms Leading Renewable Natural Gas Platform in Billion-dollar Merger

Rice Acquisition Corp. agreed to a business combination worth over $1 billion with Aria Energy and Archaea Energy, both of which are leaders in the U.S. landfill gas and renewable natural gas sectors.

April 8, 2021