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  1. Southwestern Energy: Robust Firm Transportation Portfolio For Marcellus NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    Southwestern Energy is moving aggressively to ramp up its footprint in the Marcellus region. The company recently updated its production forecast for the Marcellus North Region that shows a strong increase in volumes to 1.4 Bcf/d by the end of 2016.

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  2. Analysts' Weekly Ratings Changes for Statoil ASARead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Several investment firms have updated their stock ratings and price targets on shares of Statoil ASA in the last week: Statoil AS traded down 1.24% on Wednesday, hitting $19.18. The stock had a trading volume of 966,114 shares.

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  3. Shorts Bypass Exxon for Norway as Favored Oil-Rout PlayRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 | Bloomberg

    ... to data and research firm Markit. Short interest for the 10 energy companies in the index, the biggest being Statoil ASA and Seadrill Ltd., has more than doubled to 7.3 percent of shares outstanding, according to a Markit report . Seadrill, which ...

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  4. Oil: How Low Can It Go?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    Oil and oil related stocks continued their downward slide after news broke of OPEC's decision not to cut oil production. See Business Insider article here .

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  5. Barclays Lowers Statoil ASARead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... moving average of $27.45. The company has a market cap of $61.750 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 9.58. Statoil ASA(ADR) (NYSE:STO) last released its earnings data on Thursday, October 30th. The company reported $0.44 earnings per share for ...

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  6. Chevron Begins Pumping From Half-Billion Barrel Find in GulfRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... re than three years. Chevron owns 50 percent of Jack and 51 percent of St. Malo. Other Jack stakeholders include Statoil ASA and Maersk Oil. St. Malo's other investors include Petroleo Brasileiro SA, Exxon Mobil Corp. and Eni SpA.

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  7. UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Dec 2Read the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | Reuters

    Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up by 4-9 points, or 0.1 percent higher, on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on * The UK blue chip index closed down 1 percent at 6,656.37 points on Monday after falling as low as 6,637.39, the lowest since Nov. 17. It is down just over 1 percent this year.

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  8. Press Digest- British Business - Dec 2Read the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | Reuters

    The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

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  9. COMMENT: Hands up who thinks A 18million is modest payRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Daily Mail

    True, the new package is markedly less generous than the obscene A 25million pay and perks originally offered to Helge Lund, who will join the oil and gas exploration company in March. Because he's worth it? Why should BG's incoming chief executive Helge Lund deserve A 25m, the Mail asks But in the real world, A 18million is still a preposterous sum of money.

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  10. BG in climbdown over boss's A 15m pay dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Oil and gas explorer BG Group has moved to avoid a shareholder revolt over a 15 million "golden hello" for its new boss by unveiling a revised package in the face of growing opposition.

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  11. BG announces revised golden hello package for new bossRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    Oil and gas exploration firm BG has sidestepped a potential revolt over a 15 million "golden hello" for its new boss by announcing a revised package in the face of shareholder opposition. Oil and gas exploration firm BG has sidestepped a potential revolt over a 15 million "golden hello" for its new boss by announcing a revised package in the face of shareholder opposition.

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  12. BG Group cuts golden hello for new chief executive Helge LundRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Daily Mail

    The board of oil and gas explorer BG Group have been made to look flat-footed. The belief that it could waltz around the firm's own pay policy approved in May 2014 and hand an unacceptable A 25million wage package to Statoil's rock star oil man Helge Lund has ended in a nasty stumble.

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  13. BG Group bows to shareholder pressure over boss payRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | The Standard

    British energy company BG Group on Monday said it had decided to reduce a shares award due to its new chief executive Helge Lund following pressure from shareholders. The revised package reduces the expected value of Lund's initial shares award to about 4.7 million pounds from around 10 million pounds, BG said in a statement.

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  14. BG boss's 'golden hello' revisedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Harrow Times

    Oil and gas exploration firm BG has sidestepped a potential revolt over a A 15 million "golden hello" for its new boss by announcing a revised package in the face of shareholder opposition. The FTSE 100 group has cancelled an initial shares award for Helge Lund worth up to A 12 million and replaced it with an award worth up to A 10.6 million under a separate long-term bonus plan with more stringent performance criteria.

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  15. BG scraps new boss Helge Lund controversial remuneration package amid investor furyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | The Independent

    Energy giant BG Group has bowed to shareholder pressure and slashed a controversial "golden hello" planned for incoming boss Helge Lund. The FTSE 100 company, which was spun out of British Gas, has avoided an embarrassing investor revolt by cutting the share award from A 10 million to A 4.7 million, which means it will no longer need to hold a binding vote on the payment.

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  16. UPDATE 2-BG slashes new CEO's pay package after shareholder revoltRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | Reuters

    Oil and gas firm BG Group has cut millions of pounds off the pay package for its incoming chief executive Helge Lund, bowing to pressure from shareholders in the biggest such revolt over executive pay in recent years. Britain's Business Secretary threw his weight behind disgruntled investors last week, urging the new chief executive's "excessive" pay package to be voted down.

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  17. BG Group bows to investor fury by slashing 25m pay package for new chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | This Is London

    Energy giant BG Group today bowed to shareholder pressure and slashed a controversial "golden hello" planned for incoming boss Helge Lund. The FTSE 100 company, which was spun out of British Gas, has avoided an embarrassing investor revolt by cutting the share award from 10 million to 4.7 million, which means it will no longer need to hold a binding vote on the payment.

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  18. Statoil could pay high costRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Business World

    After the failure of its risky exploration strategy this year, Norwegian oil firm Statoil is cutting costs as fast and deep as it can to preserve cash for dividends - and may be jeopardising future production in doing so, industry insiders say. Statoil took a big gamble by committing major resources to what it hoped would be new discoveries in Angola, the Norwegian Arctic and the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.

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  19. BG revises new boss's pay awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Newsday

    Oil and gas giant BG Group has revised the pay award granted to its incoming chief executive Helge Lund after some shareholders threatened a revolt over a A 12m upfront shares bonus. But on Monday, Simon Walker, director general of the IoD, welcomed the revised deal, saying the company had "listened to the concerns of its shareholders."

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  20. The Wall Street Journal: BG cuts new CEO's $15 million pay deal by half after shareholder revoltRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | MarketWatch

    Energy company BG Group has reduced the remuneration package for its incoming Chief Executive Helge Lund, following opposition from shareholders in one of the biggest revolts over executive pay in recent years in the U.K. Lund will no longer receive a controversial performance-linked additional share award worth A 12 million over five years that had angered shareholders. The proposed award, which came on top of Lund's salary and other bonuses, fell outside the company's remunerations policy approved by BG shareholders in May and had required shareholder approval at a meeting scheduled for Dec. 15. Instead, BG said Lund - a former chief executive of Statoil - would get an initial award of shares under the company's long-term incentive plan.

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