Fulcrum Energy Capital Funds continues strategy of acquiring assets through distressed and special situations investing at attractive valuations with most recent acquisition   DENVER, Oct. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Fulcrum Energy Capital Funds ("Fulcrum" or "the Firm") is pleased to announce that the Firm continues to successfully execute on its strategy of acquiring high-quality assets available at attractive valuations in today's market. By leveraging the Firm's strong reputation and operational expertise, Fulcrum was able to identify and close on this acquisition, which the Firm hopes...

Over the last month, oil prices have deteriorated significantly. Natural gas price declines have been less significant and are largely related to supply and demand fundamentals. However, the notable decrease in oil prices has been a result of geopolitical tensions with OPEC+ as well as concerns relating to decreased demand for oil relating to the outbreak of the Coronavirus. We believe the OPEC and Russia oil price war unequivocally started last weekend when Saudi Arabia aggressively cut the relative price at...

Recognizing attractive acquisitions is an important part of making the most out of any cyclical business, particularly through a prolonged downturn such as the one being experienced in the oil and gas industry. Purchasing quality assets with favorable metrics allows purchasers to profitably operated them even when commodity prices are low, and maximizes potential upside when prices improve. At Fulcrum Energy Capital Funds, we always look for attractive acquisition opportunities to maximize the value of our portfolio. Recently, our portfolio company Pachira...

 CLICK HERE OR BELOW TO REVIEW Investors looking to put capital to work in the energy space have several structures available to them. For an explanation of a few common structures, you can view our overview here. At Fulcrum Energy Capital Funds, our team of experts has reviewed the options extensively, and we believe that the best risk-adjusted returns in today’s markets are available for investors in producing operated assets. Producing assets provide predictable cash flow, and operating the assets gives Fulcrum and...

We are excited to announce the closing of an acquisition by our newly formed portfolio company, Pachira Oil & Gas II. The acquisition consists primarily of operated oil and gas assets including over 60 wells and 9,000 net acres of leasehold, which was previously owned by O’BENCO IV, LP. The assets were purchased at an attractive valuation through a §363 sale as part of O’BENCO’s Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceeding in Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Texas. Fulcrum anticipates the acquisition...

 CLICK HERE FOR THE FULCRUM MARKET UPDATE     Traditional Sources of Capital Declining for Energy The oil and gas industry is capital intensive and has long relied on public equity and high yield issuances, borrowing bases from their bank groups, and support from private equity backers to support their operations. Since the oil price crash of 2014, capital has become increasingly difficult to come by for oil and gas companies and has driven companies to look at their operations and ability to generate...

Conor is a Senior Associate at Fulcrum Energy Capital Funds, and is responsible for evaluating new investment opportunities, monitoring existing investments, and portfolio company related operational work. Prior to joining Fulcrum, Conor was an Assistant Vice President in the Energy Credit Resolution Group at Wells Fargo, where he assisted in the management and restructuring of a portfolio of distressed corporate energy credits, primarily in the upstream and oilfield services subsectors. Before moving to the Energy Credit Resolution Group, Conor spent time...

Quality rock and good operations are just one piece of the equation Fulcrum Energy Capital Funds looks at when reviewing whether to purchase new assets. With our recent acquisition of more than 10,000 net acres in the Eagle Ford Shale Play, we looked at the bigger picture and saw an opportunity rife with upside for our investors. The acquired assets, which are now operated by Pachira Oil & Gas, are producing approximately 90% crude oil. Crude from this area is designated...

Because public markets have little appetite for initial public offerings (IPOs) or M&A activity currently, Fulcrum Energy Capital Funds is pursuing a strategy to ensure returns to its shareholders based on the cashflow of its portfolio companies. The recent acquisition of Eagle Ford assets and the formation of Fulcrum’s new portfolio company, Pachira Oil & Gas, represent another successful execution of the firm’s investment strategy. The high-quality assets were purchased from a seller experiencing financial distress allowing Fulcrum to acquire them...

DENVER, June 3, 2019 – Polaris Production Partners, (“Polaris” or the “Company”) a leading independent oil and natural gas company operating in the Denver-Julesburg (DJ) Basin of Colorado, announces the addition of Grant Farn as its Chief Financial Officer. “Grant’s addition to Polaris represents an important next step for us as we continue to develop our DJ Basin assets,” said Polaris Production Partners Chief Executive Officer Ryan Sullivan. “His experience and track record of success within the energy space will be...