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Consol, Noble Energy to form MLP for Marcellus pipelines
June 12, 2014 / 12:01 PM / 3 years ago

Consol, Noble Energy to form MLP for Marcellus pipelines

June 12 (Reuters) - Consol Energy Inc and Noble Energy Inc said on Thursday they would form a master limited partnership (MLP) for pipeline operations they control in Pennsylvania’s Marcellus shale region.

Both companies have confidentially filed paperwork for the MLP to launch an initial public offering, which they hope will take place by the end of the year.

MLPs have been hugely popular among investors seeking higher yields, even though the structures often have corporate governance standards weaker than those of corporations. (Reporting by Ernest Scheyder)

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