BRIEF-Alkane Energy-Egdon deal to be completed on or around June 12

June 5 Thu Jun 5, 2014 6:09am EDT

June 5 (Reuters) - Alkane Energy Plc

* Egdon stated that it is still awaiting consent from decc to proposed transfer of alkane's rights over its shale interests in 10 licence areas.

* Transaction that was announced on 13 may 2014 is now likely to complete on or around 12 june 2014 rather than 6 june 2014 as originally announced. Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: