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Shell begins M&A race with move for BG

MADRID | April 8, 2015 | By Sean DuffyThe takeover of BG by Royal Dutch Shell for £47 billion (€64.8 billion) could be the opening salvo in a race to hoover up energy firms, as oil giants look to take advantage of a liquidity glut by honing in on companies destabilised by the volatility on oil markets.


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Shell buys Repsol’s LNG at $6.7 billion

MADRID | Shell will acquire the assets for $4.4 billion in cash and will assume $2.3 billion in financial leases ($1.8 billion) and debt ($0.5 billion in non-consolidated investments.) The deal reduces net debt by more than half (excluding Gas Natural Fenosa) to 2.2 billion euros.