Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions


HAL/BHI Stockholders Approve Merger

Special meetings determined the shareholders’ votes. The merger of Halliburton and Baker Hughes is scheduled to close in the second half of 2015, subject to regulatory approvals.

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 15:02

C&J Energy Services Ltd. Emerges From C&J, Nabors Merger

C&J Energy Services Ltd. is led by current C&J management and will be based out of Bermuda. The transaction was originally announced June 25, 2014.

Wed, 03/25/2015 - 09:43

Superior Energy Services Seeks Assets From BHI/HAL Merger

Superior is interested in assets Baker Hughes Inc. and Halliburton Co. must sell during their merger, Bloomberg said. Superior, seeking international exposure, will become the fourth-largest oilfield services company.

Mon, 03/23/2015 - 15:31

Halliburton, Baker Hughes Seek April Asset Sales

Several batches of overlapping business lines will be unloaded to win U.S. Justice Department approval for their $34.6 billion combination, according to people with knowledge of the matter, Bloomberg said.

Mon, 03/23/2015 - 10:35

After Buyout, Access Execs Received $94 Million

Pipeline operator Williams Cos. Inc. bought control of the partnership last yearThat helped the partnership’s former executives cash out on a surge in domestic production of, and demand for, natural gas, Bloomberg said.

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 16:51

Opportune Acquires Ralph E. Davis Associates

Ralph E. Davis will be a separate entity, and Allen Barren will remain as its president.

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 15:53

Verisk Analytics Will Acquire Wood Mackenzie

Wood Mackenzie will be purchased for about 1.9 billion pounds, or about US$2.8 billion, in cash. 

Tue, 03/10/2015 - 11:20

Dune Energy Seeks Bankruptcy Protection

A sharp drop in revenue and deal to merge with competitor Eos Petro Inc. fell through, according to court filings March 9 in Austin, Texas, Bloomberg said.

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 14:24

Oil Drop Seen By A.T. Kearney To Spur $450 Billion M&A Spree

Oil and gas companies will spend about $450 billion buying each other this year.

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 10:43

Matador Resources Closes Delaware Basin Combination

Matador Resources Co. completed the previously announced combination of its Delaware Basin assets with Harvey E. Yates Co.

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 11:07

Azure Midstream Completes Marlin Midstream Acquisition

Azure Midstream Energy LLC announced the successful completion of its acquisition of Marlin Midstream GP LLC.

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 10:21

Atlas Energy, Atlas Pipeline Complete Targa Resources Mergers

Atlas Energy LP and Atlas Pipeline Partners LP completed Targa Resources mergers.

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 09:02