* Sources doubt X2 ability to close first deal (Adds comments from second source, X2)
LONDON, June 30 - X2 Resources, the private equity fund set up by former Xstrata boss Mick Davis, is now in initial bi-lateral talks to buy some of Rio Tinto's Australian coal assets, a source close to the situation said on Tuesday.
TORONTO, June 30 - Cenovus Energy Inc, Canada's second-largest independent oil producer, said on Tuesday it has agreed to sell its portfolio of oil and gas royalty properties to Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan for about C$3.3 billion ($2.66 billion).
* Following update with regard to a proposed financing and assignment of $20 million facility agreement with Arawak Energy Bermuda Limited
Mon, Jun 29 2015
June 29 - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Monday:
Fri, Jun 26 2015
TORONTO/NEW YORK, June 26 - General Electric Co's sale of its finance assets is set to shape and potentially shake-up Canadian M&A league tables this quarter as bankers scramble to get deals across the finish line before the end of June.
TORONTO/NEW YORK, June 26 - General Electric's sale of its finance assets is set to shape and potentially shake-up Canadian M&A league tables this quarter as bankers scramble to get deals across the finish line before the end of June.
June 26 - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1330 GMT on Friday:
LONDON, June 26 - One of the three founders of pioneering British online grocery retailer Ocado, which has warehouses but no stores, has taken control of a Silicon Valley-based firm with a similarly unique approach to the exploration for natural resources.
Thu, Jun 25 2015
June 25 - French oil major Total is in talks to sell its gas pipeline in the UK's North Sea to ArcLight Capital partners, a U.S.-based private equity firm focused on energy infrastructure, Bloomberg reported citing people familiar with the matter.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie joined a large field of contenders seeking to win the White House next year.