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Mexico cancels bidding on two oil and gas auctions

13/12/2018

The Mexican government has cancelled bidding on two auctions that would have allowed hydraulic fracturing in the border state of Tamaulipas and brought more foreign oil companies south of the border.

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Tender for Mexican oil marketer falls flat, report says

07/11/2017

An auction to become the marketer for Mexico’s share of oil and gas extracted under new contracts has fallen flat, a news report said. The National Hydrocarbons Commission said no bids were received by yesterday’s deadline, Reuters reported. A new tender process will be launched in the coming days, it said.  

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Vista raises $650m through Mexican share placing

11/08/2017

Mexico’s Vista Oil & Gas has raised $650million through a share placing, a news report said. Vista, an energy investment firm, became the country’s first publicly traded oil firm by floating on the country’s stock exchange, Reuters reported. The company is backed by private-equity firm Riverstone Capital.    

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