Natural Gas Utilities
NIPPON GAS CO LTD:To distribute 7,951,000 shares of its treasury common stock.To raise up to 2.5 billion yen in total.Details to be decided.
Westcoast Energy Inc:entered into an agreement with a syndicate of underwriters co-led by BMO Capital Markets and Scotiabank.underwriters have agreed to buy 4,000,000 Cumulative 5-Year Minimum Rate Reset Redeemable First Preferred Shares, Series 10 (the "Series 10 First Preferred Shares") at a price of $25.00 per share for aggregate gross proceeds of $100,000,000.proceeds are expected to be used to refinance upcoming debt maturities and for general corporate purposes.
Grandblue Environment Co., Ltd:To issue up to 77,824,266 A shares of its common stock through private placement, at 11.95 yuan per share.19,246,861 new shares will be issued to a Foshan-based fuel gas company, 50,209,205 new shares will be issued to a Shanghai-based investment company and the other 8,368,200 new shares will be issued to a Foshan-based investment company.To raise up to 930 million yuan in total.Proceeds raised will be used to acquire 30 pct stake in Foshan-based company, invest in household refuse incineration power generation project and repay bank loan.
American Midstream Partners, LP:Announces public offering of common units.Says has commenced an underwritten public offering of 7.5 million of its common units.Says to use net proceeds from offering to fund a portion of the purchase price of an equity interest in a Delaware limited.Says will use proceeds of this offering to repay a portion of outstanding borrowings under its credit facility.
NIPPON GAS CO LTD:To distribute 291,300 shares of its treasury common stock at 3,776 yen per share through private placement to The Master Trust Bank of Japan, Ltd.To raise 1,099,948,800 yen in total through private placement.Says placement date is Sep. 14.
Wentworth Resources Ltd:Private placement of 15.4 million new shares, representing 9.9 pct of existing issued share capital, to raise $7.64 million.Placing price represents a premium of 8.8 pct to 3-month volume weighted average share price.Says new funds provide the company with sufficient working capital beyond its projected receipt of first cashflow for gas sales from its Mnazi Bay concession.Expects to start receiving cash flow from gas sales to new pipeline in Q4 2015.
Companhia De Gas De Sao Paulo Comgas:Says that on April 30 it has approved the capital increase in the amount of 140,690,130.84 Brazilian reais.From that, 42,207,016.60 reais without share issue and 98,483,114.24 Brazilian reais through the issue of 1,675,907 ordinary shares and 462,416 preferred class A share, to be capitalized by Cosan S.A. - Industria e Comercio as per agreement of incorporation of Provence PArticipacoes by Comgas.Issue price of 45.92 reais per ordinary and preferred share.
HIROSHIMA GAS CO LTD:To issue 783,000 new shares at 314.76 yen per share with amount of 246,457,080 yen through private placement.Subscription date on March 26 and payment date on March 27.
Targa Resources Corp:Announced that it has priced an underwritten public offering of 3,250,000 shares of its common stock at $91.00 per share.Says it granted the underwriter a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 487,500 shares of common stock.Says offering is expected to close on or about March 17, 2015.Expects to receive net proceeds of about $292.3 million (or about $336.2 million if the underwriter exercises in full its option to purchase additional shares of common stock), after deducting the underwriter's discounts and commissions and estimated offering expenses.Intends to use the net proceeds from this offering, including any net proceeds from the underwriter's exercise of its option to purchase additional shares of common stock, to repay a portion of the outstanding borrowings under the Company's credit facility.Intends to use the net proceeds to make a capital contribution of about $53.0 million to Targa Resources Partners LP to maintain 2pct general partnership interest in the Partnership and for general corporate purposes.Barclays Capital Inc. is acting as sole underwriter in the offering.