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  • OIL MARKETS

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    Riverstone Holdings

    Riverstone Holdings is a private equity firm focused on leveraged buyout and growth capital investments in the energy and power sectors. The firm focuses on oil and gas exploration, midstream pipeline, electric generation, energy and power services as well as energy and power technology. The firm is a leading investor in renewable energy infrastructure and technology.

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    Riverstone Holdings invests in privately-held Three Rivers

    04/16/2010 The Riverstone/Carlyle Global Energy and Power Funds, a group of energy-focused private equity funds managed by Riverstone Holdings LLC, will make a strategic investment in Three Rivers Operating C...

    Varel names Capasso CFO

    02/11/2009 April 13 - Varel International, the large independent drill bit company for the oil and gas and mining/industrial industries, has named John Capasso CFO.

    Noble Energy COO Stover gains role of president

    02/11/2009 Independent oil and gas exploration and production company Noble Energy Inc. has elected David L. Stover as president in addition to his current role as COO.

    Chevron Australia starts gas production from $2.1B onshore LNG facility

    09/03/2008 Chevron Corp.'s subsidiary, Chevron Australia Pty Ltd., has produced first gas from the North West Shelf Venture's Train 5 onshore liquefied natural gas (LNG) facility at the Karratha Gas Plant i...

    PAA secures private placement of $350M

    03/20/2008 Plains All American Pipeline LP has commenced a private placement of $350 million of senior notes. The senior notes are expected to be eligible for trading under Rule 144A. The partnership in...

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    OGJ150

    Gulfport Energy names Gaydosik CFO

    Jul 10, 2014 Gulfport Energy Corp. has appointed Aaron Gaydosik to serve as CFO. Most recently, Gaydosik served as vice president of finance at Kodiak Oil &...

    Revenue, net income show small increases in 4Q2012

    May 1, 2013 Revenues for the group of publicly-traded US-based companies tracked by Oil & Gas Journal and Oil & Gas Financial Journal grew in the final...

    Helix completes sale of oil and gas business

    Feb 6, 2013 Helix Energy Solutions Group Inc.has closed the previously announced sale of Energy Resource Technology GOM Inc. (ERT), the company’s oil and gas s...

    Revenue, net income drop sharply in 3Q12

    Feb 1, 2013 Revenues for the group of publicly-traded US-based companies tracked by Oil & Gas Journal and Oil & Gas Financial Journal continued their d...

    WPX Energy makes natural gas discovery in Niobrara formation

    Jan 23, 2013 Tulsa, OK-based oil and gas exploration and production company WPX Energy said January 22 that a recent Niobrara gas discovery in western Colorado ...

    OGFJ100P

    Private company update

    Apr 10, 2015 Independent research firm IHS has provided OGFJ with updated production data for our OGFJ100P periodic ranking of US-based private E&P companie...

    LLOG makes deepwater Gulf of Mexico discovery

    Oct 23, 2014 Covington, LA-based LLOG Exploration and its partner, Ridgewood Energy, drilled a successful exploration test at the Mississippi Canyon 79 “Otis” p...

    Vantage Energy files for $400M IPO

    Jul 8, 2014

    Vantage Energy Inc., a privately-held oil and gas company, plans to raise approximately $400 million in an IPO. 

    Rock Oil increases capital commitment, adds to management

    Jun 10, 2014 Wells Fargo Energy Capital and BNP Paribas have made investments and capital commitments to Rock Oil Holdings LLC. In addition, Rock Oil has named ...

    AEPB acquires Permian leasehold for $2.5B

    Jun 9, 2014 American Energy – Permian Basin LLC, an affiliate of American Energy Partners LP, has signed an agreement to acquire approximately 63,000 net acres...

    Oil & Gas Companies

    Petrobras discovers oil and gas in Amazon and Espírito Santos basins

    Petróleo Brasileiro SA (Petrobras) has confirmed the discoveries of oil and gas accumulations in Brazil’s Amazon and Espírito Santos basins.

    Gunvor Group to withdraw petition for PA Resources bankruptcy

    Gunvor Group has informed the company that it intends to withdraw its petition for bankruptcy in PA Resources AB.

    Statoil makes second gas discovery in Aasta Hansteen area

    Operator Statoil has, together with PL602 partners, made a gas discovery in the Roald Rygg prospect in the Norwegian Sea. This is the second Statoil discovery in the Aasta Hansteen area in 2015.

    IFR forms subsidiary for Mexico oil and gas initiative

    International Frontier Resources Corp. has formed a Mexican subsidiary, Petro Frontera SAPI de CV, that will allow for the study of, and bidding on, assets in Mexico's initial oil and gas Energy Reform bid round in 2015; the acquisition and partic...

    Calvalley to liquidate due to crisis in Yemen

    Calvalley Petroleum Inc.’s board of directors has decided to restructure and liquidate the company. Subsequently, Calvalley will enter into an arrangement agreement with Calvalley Energy Ltd. (CVE), a wholly owned subsidiary of Calvalley organized...

    Statoil confirms oil discovery in Gulf of Mexico

    Statoil has made an oil discovery in its Miocene Yeti prospect located in the Gulf of Mexico.

    Zion granted approval of Megiddo-Jezreel annexation in Israel

    Zion Oil & Gas Inc. says that, on March 29, the State of Israel's Minister of Infrastructure, Energy, and Water Resources approved the annexation of 67,950 dunam (16,791 acres) into Zion's existing Megiddo-Jezreel Petroleum Exploration License...