Finance - Exclusives


Private Equity Looks For Opportunity In 2015

Those peddling their commodity trades on the public markets may be wringing their hands as the price of crude continues to decline, but private equity types are looking forward to what 2015 might have to offer their clients.

Deon Daugherty
Wed, 12/17/2014 - 09:50

Spectra Shines With Strong Fundamentals

Promise of ongoing projects positions company well as it delivers 3Q earnings report. 

Joseph Markman
Wed, 11/12/2014 - 10:48

Kinder Morgan’s Project Backlog Highlights Continued Strength

The Kinder Morgan Inc. consolidation is expected to close before Nov. 27, chairman and CEO Richard Kinder said.

Frank Nieto
Wed, 10/22/2014 - 16:12

In Stock Ownership, Middle Class Has Upper Hand

API study shows that most shares in US oil and gas companies purchased with eye toward retirement.

Joseph Markman
Tue, 10/21/2014 - 13:23

Finance - Acquisitions & Divestitures


Energy Transfer Partners, Regency Announce $18 Billion Merger

Energy Transfer Partners LP (ETP) and Regency Energy Partners LP entered into a definitive merger agreement. 

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 10:06

Spectra Energy Acquires Brazoria Interconnector Gas Pipeline

Spectra Energy Corp. and Spectra Energy Partners will acquire, through their affiliate Spectra Energy Transmission II LLC, 100% of the equity interests in Brazoria Interconnector Gas Pipeline LLC (BIG).

Fri, 01/23/2015 - 10:59

Richard Kinder To Step Down As CEO In June

After announcing in December that he would relinquish the role of CEO of Kinder Morgan Inc. (KMI) to current COO Steve Kean, Richard Kinder said during a Jan. 21 earnings call that the transition will occur on June 1. 

Thu, 01/22/2015 - 09:42

Kinder Morgan To Buy Hiland Partners

The purchase price includes assumption of debt, Bloomberg said.

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 16:11

Finance - Debt & Equity


Targa Resources To Launch $430 Million Senior Secured Term Loan Offering

Targa Resources Corp. announced that, subject to market conditions, it will launch syndication of a $430 million senior secured term loan maturing seven years after closing.

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 10:05

Plains All American Announces $1 Billion Liquidity Facility

Plains All American Pipeline LP entered into a new $1 billion, 364-day credit facility to provide additional liquidity. 

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 11:34

Cheniere, EIG Finalize Corpus Christi Liquefaction $1.5 Billion Equity Investment

Cheniere Energy Inc. entered into a note purchase agreement with EIG Management Co. LLC. 

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 11:30

Targa Announces Tender Offers, Senior Notes Offering

In connection with its proposed merger with Atlas Pipeline Partners LP (APL), Targa Resources Partners LP commenced cash tender offers for its senior notes.

Fri, 01/16/2015 - 09:53