Gastar Exploration has entered into a definitive securities purchase agreement with funds managed by affiliates of Ares Management LP that provides for $425 million in new financing to the company.

Effective today, Mountaineer Keystone, a growing pure play natural gas operator in the Marcellus basin, has changed its name to Arsenal Resources.

A subsidiary of Five Point Capital Partners and Matador Resources have formed San Mateo Midstream LLC to own, operate and expand natural gas, crude oil, and produced water midstream assets in the Delaware Basin.  

Jeff Gutke has joined the private investment leadership team of Talara Capital Management LLC as managing director.

Energy Transfer Partners and Sunoco Logistics Partners completed approximately $3.4 billion of committed debt financing and equity transactions, including the project financing for the Dakota Access Pipeline and Energy Transfer Crude Oil Pipeline projects, as well as the closing of the sale by of a...

Covey Park Energy LLC has closed on the acquisition of additional assets located in the Haynesville shale area of North Louisiana from Chesapeake Exploration LLC and related companies.

Upstream Exploration LLC has named Louis Belanger as vice president of engineering. Belanger joined the company on January 1, 2017.

NGL Energy Partners LP has amended and extended its revolving credit facility extending the term of the facility to October 2021.

Energean Israel, a subsidiary of Energean Oil & Gas, has received an initial commitment of US$50 million from Kerogen Capital ahead of the planned $1.3 billion development of the Karish and Tanin gas fields, offshore Israel.

Bellatrix Exploration Ltd. has appointed Brent Eshleman as the new president and CEO and as a member of the Board of Directors, effective immediately.