Barclays, Evercore led 2018 midstream energy M&A advising as MLPs folded up
Barclays Capital Inc. and Evercore Group LLC advised on the most corporate M&A deals in the North American energy pipeline sector in 2018, with Citigroup Global Markets Inc. and Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC trailing not far behind when it came to advising the most parties involved in buying, selling or standing up midstream companies.
Shell wraps up 2-year $30B asset divestment plan to end 2018
Royal Dutch Shell PLC is well on its way to transforming its fleet to focus on more prolific production areas, as the Anglo-Dutch oil major finalizes its two-year plan started in 2016 to divest $30 billion in noncore assets through 2018.
Dominion, SCANA close merger
Dominion Energy Inc. completed the acquisition of SCANA Corp. in a transaction valued at more than $14 billion.
ArcLight affiliate makes 2nd takeover bid for American Midstream
An affiliate of ArcLight Energy Partners Fund V put in a new bid to buy the debt-laden midstream energy partnership American Midstream Partners LP.
Equitrans Midstream boosts ownership in EQGP, closes $600M term loan
Equitrans Midstream Corp. completed the acquisition of an additional 4.2% limited partner stake in EQGP Holdings LP from an investor group in private purchases, increasing its ownership of EQGP's outstanding common units to more than 95%.
Pioneer Natural Resources closes $400M sale of pressure pumping assets
Pioneer Natural Resources Co. completed its sale of pressure pumping assets to the oilfield services company ProPetro Holding Corp. for $400 million.
Concho subsidiary sells water infrastructure assets in southern Delaware Basin
WaterBridge Resources LLC acquired produced-water assets in the southern part of the Delaware Basin oil zone from a Concho Resources Inc. subsidiary, and agreed to provide Concho with water services under a long-term agreement.
Martin Midstream acquires tank truck operator from parent company
Martin Midstream Partners LP completed its acquisition of the tank truck operator Martin Transport Inc. from its parent company, Martin Resource Management Corp.
DNO extends same offer to Faroe despite review showing higher value for Faroe
Norway-based oil producer DNO ASA has extended its acquisition offer to U.K.-based producer Faroe Petroleum PLC despite the latter's higher demand based on an independent valuation report.