Private Equity

Source: Lime Rock Resources

PE Firm Acquires Assets from BP

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

Lime Rock Resources acquires land from BP
Lime Rock Resources, a private equity firm and operator under the umbrella of Lime Rock Partners, announced today that it has signed a definitive

June 18, 2019 - 3:17 pm
Source: Glendale Energy Ventures

New Partnership to Acquire Upstream Assets

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

Initial capital commitments of $500 million
TPG Sixth Street Partners, a global finance and investment business founded in 2009, announced a new partnership today with the Houston-based private oil and gas

June 14, 2019 - 8:34 am
Source: Cureton Midstream

Cureton Midstream Forms Commercial Agreement with Six DJ Basin Producers

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

 
Increased Gas Processing Capabilities in Weld County
Cureton Midstream, LLC, a Denver-based company founded in 2016, signed a commercial agreement this Tuesday with six unnamed E&P’s in the DJ Basin.

May 22, 2019 - 1:00 pm
Williston Basin - IPAA

KKR and Western Natural Resources Team Up in the Williston

By Tyler Losier
Partnership seeks to acquire assets
Investment firm KKR (stock ticker: KKR) is partnering with Western Natural Resources, with the intention of acquiring and producing undeveloped assets in the Williston Basin. This move is closely aligned with KKR’s

May 21, 2019 - 12:54 pm
Baker Botts Sees Increasing Risk for Private Equity Energy Firms - Oil & Gas 360

Baker Botts Sees Increasing Risk for Private Equity Energy Firms

Law firm Baker Botts’ energy litigation team sent out an update on trends the lawyers are seeing relating to litigation and oil and gas development. Meghan Dawson McElvy is the firm’s point person in this practice area.

The firm said …

May 20, 2019 - 4:37 pm
Private Equity Firm and Houston Non-Op Join Forces on Deepwater GOM Exploration Program

Private Equity Firm and Houston Non-Op Join Forces on Deepwater GOM Exploration Program

Another private equity - E&P exploration program
Private non-op Houston Energy, L.P. announced that it has entered into a strategic agreement with a private equity firm for deepwater Gulf of Mexico non-operated exploration projects.

Houston Energy Co-Founder and Co-O Ron

May 16, 2019 - 5:45 pm
KKR, WildHorse Resource’s Graham Dive into “Multi-Billion Dollar Investment Partnership” with Spur Energy Partners

KKR, WildHorse Resource’s Graham Dive into “Multi-Billion Dollar Investment Partnership” with Spur Energy Partners

Spur, KKR start with Permian Northwest Shelf acquisition
Looks like a new muscle car is pulling into the Permian Basin. And it's powered by a full tank of high octane gas.

Spur Energy Partners LLC, led by co-founder and former

May 14, 2019 - 6:57 pm
Oil and Gas Funding is Evolving: An Oil & Gas 360® Special Report

Oil and Gas Funding is Evolving: An Oil & Gas 360® Special Report

For now, Wall Street has turned off the shale funding spigot 

By Bevo Beaven, Editor, Oil & Gas 360, with Richard Rostad, Analyst

Oil and gas funding is evolving. Initial public offerings, secondaries and follow-on equity raises are no longer …

April 16, 2019 - 2:06 pm
American Midstream and ArcLight Energy Partners Affiliate announce Merger

American Midstream and ArcLight Energy Partners Affiliate announce Merger

American Midstream Announces Agreement for the Purchase of its Outstanding Common Units by an Affiliate of ArcLight Energy Partners...

March 18, 2019 - 6:45 am
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$930-Million Water Acquisition: TPG Capital Acquires Goodnight Midstream from Tailwater Capital, Private Investors

Transaction provides Goodnight Midstream access to $300 million incremental capital to accelerate growth

TPG Capital, the private equity platform of global alternative asset firm TPG, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire a majority stake in Goodnight Midstream, a leading …

March 14, 2019 - 2:39 pm
EnerCom Dallas investment conference

Registration is Open for EnerCom Dallas

Institutional investors can meet with management teams, hear 2019 operational plans from the oil and gas industry in Dallas, Texas – Feb. 27-28, 2019

Institutional investors, portfolio managers, financial analysts, CIOs and other investment community professionals who invest in the …

January 16, 2019 - 2:13 pm
Exclusive Interview: Luke Essman, Canyon Creek Energy President & CEO

Exclusive Interview: Luke Essman, Canyon Creek Energy President & CEO

At the 2018 EnerCom conference in Denver, EnerCom’s Angie Austin interviewed pure-play Arkoma STACK player Canyon Creek Energy President and CEO Luke Essman about the company and its operations.

Exclusive Interview: Luke Essman, Canyon Creek Energy President & CEO - Oil & Gas 360

Canyon Creek Energy operates oil and gas assets in Oklahoma and …

September 14, 2018 - 1:20 pm
90 Public and Private Oil and Gas Companies at the 23rd Annual Oil & Gas Conference®   

90 Public and Private Oil and Gas Companies at the 23rd Annual Oil & Gas Conference®   

EnerCom public company presenters include 43 North American shale E&Ps, 7 international E&Ps and 10 other producers

Chief executives from companies drilling the North American shale basins, conventional plays in the Gulf of Mexico, Europe and Latin America, LNG exports, …

August 1, 2018 - 5:43 pm
Tailwater Capital Brings Capital Under Management to $2.7 Billion with Third Fund

Tailwater Capital Brings Capital Under Management to $2.7 Billion with Third Fund

Tailwater Capital closes its third energy fund for $1 billion

Dallas-based private equity fund Tailwater Capital announced today that the firm closed its third energy-based fund, the Tailwater Energy Fund III LP, at its hard-cap of $900 million. An additional …

July 25, 2018 - 5:33 pm
Carlyle Seeks to Launch $4 Billion Fund for Oil and Gas Asset Buyouts

Carlyle Seeks to Launch $4 Billion Fund for Oil and Gas Asset Buyouts

From Financial Times

Carlyle’s new energy and natural resources division chairman to oversee $25 billion of assets under management and 107 active portfolio companies

Fund will buy companies active in the energy supply chain and will make acquisitions of assets

July 19, 2018 - 5:05 pm

More Pros are Going to Family Offices

From PE Hub

Family offices are becoming a preferred destination for many investment professionals, with several pros making the move these past months.

“There was a time all investment guys wanted to go to hedge funds; now they want family …

June 18, 2018 - 11:40 am
EnCap-Backed PetroLegacy Snags 20,000 Midland Acres from Pioneer

Private Funds Launch New Midland Basin Oil Company

Newly formed DoublePoint Energy LLC holds one of the largest private land positions in the core of the Midland 

Double Eagle Energy Holdings III of Ft. Worth and Denver’s FourPoint Energy have formed DoublePoint Energy LLC, a new pure-play Midland …

June 12, 2018 - 3:03 pm
Warburg Pincus Invests $138 Million in Canadian E&P

Warburg Pincus Invests $138 Million in Canadian E&P

Calgary-based E&P Artis Exploration Ltd. closed a CDN$180 million (USD$138 million) growth equity investment from Warburg Pincus.

Founded in 2015, Artis is focused on the Duvernay East Shale Basin of Western Canada, where the company holds a contiguous acreage position …

May 29, 2018 - 3:22 pm
Private Equity: Delivering Capital Upstream

Private Equity: Delivering Capital Upstream

In the context of the total business sector, the global private equity industry raised a record $453 billion from investors in 2017, leaving it with more than $1 trillion to pour into companies and new business ventures, Reuters reported at …

May 11, 2018 - 5:07 pm
Colorado Wattenberg Field: Preparing a horizontal drilling rig - Oil & Gas 360

Niche Private Equity Firm Aims to Fill a Void with its Debut Upstream Fund

An exclusive OAG360 interview with Drillcore Founder and Managing Partner Evan Turner

New York-based Drillcore Energy Partners launched its debut fund this week, a $250-million private equity fund targeting U.S. upstream. Drillcore said it seeks to allocate the capital raised …

April 20, 2018 - 4:27 pm
Carrizo Is Newest Activist Investor Target

Carrizo Is Newest Activist Investor Target

Kimmeridge pushes the firm to focus on Permian

Activist investors continue to shake up E&P companies, with one group now taking aim at Carrizo Oil & Gas (ticker: CRZO).

Private equity firm Kimmeridge Energy disclosed an 8.1% stake in Carrizo …

April 5, 2018 - 5:39 pm
Alaska Permanent Fund, UK Railways Pension, Wafra will Ante Up $1B to Seed 6 Private Equity Firms

Alaska Permanent Fund, UK Railways Pension, Wafra will Ante Up $1B to Seed 6 Private Equity Firms

Consortium looks at creating alternative private equity model with reduced fees

From Chief Investment Officer Magazine

Aiming to reduce fees paid to private equity general partners, The Alaska Permanent Fund, the UK Railways Pension Scheme, and asset manager The Wafra …

February 9, 2018 - 9:35 am
Permian Takeaway: PE Making Moves

Permian Takeaway: PE Making Moves

Lucid Energy Group and EnCap Flatrock Midstream have agreed to sell Lucid Energy Group II, LLC to funds owned by Riverstone Holdings LLC and the Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (ticker: GS) for approximately $1.6 billion.

The participating investment funds managed …

January 8, 2018 - 5:53 pm
Exclusive Video Interview with Kalnin Ventures Managing Director Christopher Kalnin

Exclusive Video Interview with Kalnin Ventures Managing Director Christopher Kalnin

Kalnin Ventures: 40%-50% of all the gas produced in the Marcellus is non-operated

At its recent 2017 The Oil & Gas Conference®, EnerCom’s Oil & Gas 360® conducted an exclusive video interview with Kalnin Ventures Managing Director Chris Kalnin.

Kalnin …

September 8, 2017 - 1:15 pm
EnerCom Posts Presenter Schedule of Technology Innovators at Oilfield Tech and Innovation Day

EnerCom Posts Presenter Schedule of Technology Innovators at Oilfield Tech and Innovation Day

EnerCom, Inc. has confirmed 16 leaders in technical innovation for oil and gas exploration and production will be presenting at the EnerCom Oilfield Tech & Innovation Day, on Aug. 17 in Denver, Colorado.

It’s a day that focuses on the

July 27, 2017 - 5:52 pm
Tailwater Capital Commits $150 Million to Valiant Midstream

Tailwater Capital Commits $150 Million to Valiant Midstream

Valiant Midstream is Tailwater’s first commitment in its new midstream fund – Energy Fund III

Oklahoma’s Valiant Midstream has secured a $150 million commitment from Dallas-based Tailwater Capital, an energy-focused private equity firm.

Valiant Midstream provides solutions to midstream customers …

July 26, 2017 - 4:38 pm
EnerCom Conference Update: Private Equity Panel to Give Perspective on Funding Energy Companies

EnerCom Conference Update: Private Equity Panel to Give Perspective on Funding Energy Companies

Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors, Tailwater Capital, and OFS Energy Fund will provide a private equity energy perspective at EnerCom’s The Oil & Gas Conference® 22

Kayne Anderson, Tailwater, and OFS are panelists at the upcoming EnerCom conference in Denver, Colorado—The …

July 25, 2017 - 4:48 pm
EnCap-Backed PetroLegacy Snags 20,000 Midland Acres from Pioneer

EnCap-Backed PetroLegacy Snags 20,000 Midland Acres from Pioneer

99% HBP by 220 producing vertical wells

EnCap-backed PetroLegacy Energy II, LLC closed on the acquisition of roughly 20,000 net acres in northeastern Martin County, Texas, from Pioneer Natural Resources Company (ticker: PXD) for $266 million.

PetroLegacy said the Northern …

May 1, 2017 - 12:22 pm
Netherland Sewell 2017 Oil & Gas Property Evaluation Seminars Begin May 8

Netherland Sewell 2017 Oil & Gas Property Evaluation Seminars Begin May 8

Registration is open for Netherland Sewell’s 2017 Oil & Gas Property Evaluation Seminars 

Each year since 1994, Netherland Sewell & Associates, Inc. (NSAI), one of the industry’s most highly regarded petroleum consulting firms, has conducted its popular Oil & Gas …

April 13, 2017 - 3:16 pm
EnerCom Dallas investment conference

What’s not to Love? EnerCom Dallas Showcases Oil Producers in Southeastern Europe, U.S., Canada, South America

Strong EnerCom Dallas conference registrations point to 2017 energy sector uptick

EnerCom Dallas, EnerCom’s Texas-based oil and gas investment conference, will bring together a slate of upstream producers and oilfield technology innovators working in key global oil and gas jurisdictions. …

February 14, 2017 - 3:52 pm