Finance - Exclusives

Investing In The Energy 'Bottleneck'

The coming deregulation of the U.S. energy industry will set off a private capital investment wave that will finally address the infrastructure ‘bottleneck’ of the oil and gas market.


Executive Order May Require Review Of MLP Qualifying Income

Baker Botts attorney says fate of regulations is unclear.


Fallout From Sabine: What Is Real Property?

The Sabine case and other recent bankruptcy decisions create a ‘white hot issue’ that complicates the relationship between a midstream operator and a producer’s creditor recovery.


NAFTA Renegotiation: The Basics

President Trump wants to renegotiate NAFTA. We just don’t know how soon. Rest assured, companies that use NAFTA will have plenty of notice of what is intended to be renegotiated. Here’s why.


Finance - Acquisitions & Divestitures

Noble Energy’s $765 Million Midstream Deal To Pay Delaware Basin Tab

Quantum Energy Partners again buys Noble’s Appalachia assets in two deals valued at $1.9 billion.


Williams CEO Expects To Take Break From Deals

Asset sales are done for now following a year of big Williams deals


Enbridge Expects Adjusted Profit To Rise On Spectra Acquisition

The company said it expects available cash flow from operations to fall between CA$3.60 and CA$3.90 per share this year, from CA$4.08 per share in 2016, Reuters reported.


Shell Midstream To Buy Pipelines In $630 Million Dropdown

The deal was the company's first dropdown from outside of Shell Pipeline Co., which "highlights the expansive set of assets from Shell that could eventually make their way into the MLP," TPH said.


Finance - Debt & Equity

Cheniere Corpus Christi Holdings Upsizes Notes Offering To $1.5 Billion

The net proceeds will prepay part of the principal amounts currently outstanding under CCH's term loan credit facility.


Antero Midstream GP Raises $875 Million In IPO

Proceeds from IPOs of MLPs, the structure used by most energy firms to house assets that ship and store oil and gas, dropped to $323 million last year from $4.9 billion in 2015, according to Thomson Reuters data, Reuters reported.


Kinder Morgan Files For IPO To Raise Trans Mountain Funds

Kinder Morgan said April 24 its Canadian unit filed a prospectus for an IPO of restricted voting shares, to help finance its C$7.4 billion (US$5.48 billion) Trans Mountain expansion project.


OMV To Secure Financing For Nord Stream 2 Pipeline

Austrian oil and gas group OMV AG said April 24 it would provide long-term financing to secure 30% of its share of project costs of the Nord Stream 2 pipeline from Russia.