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Selected Transactions

Cimarex has divested certain oil and gas properties and related assets in the Permian Basin to Parsley Energy - $242,000,000 Linn Energy has agreed to acquire certain Hugoton Basin assets from Pioneer Natural Resouces - $340,000,000 Hunt Oil Company has divested certain East Texas and North Louisiana oil and gas properties and related assets to Vanguard Natural Resources, LLC - $278,000,000 QR Energy, LP has agreed to merge with BreitBurn Energy Partners, LP - $3,000,000,000 LINN Energy has agreed to trade certain oil and gas properties in the Permian Basin to ExxonMobil for operating interests in the Hugoton Basin - Confidential Chaparral Energy has divested certain oil and gas properties and undeveloped acreage located in the Permian, Ark-La-Tex and North Texas regions to RKI Exploration, Scout Energy Partners, RAM Energy Resources - $260,800,000 Apache has divested certain South Texas and Texas Gulf Coast assets to a Confidential Buyer - Confidential Midstates Petroleum has divested certain oil and gas properties and undeveloped acreage located in Central Louisiana to a Confidential Buyer - $170,000,000 SandRidge has divested its offshore Gulf of Mexico and onshore Gulf Coast properties and related assets to Fieldwood Energy - $750,000,000 Merit Energy Company has divested certain oil and gas properties and undeveloped acreage located in the Permian Basin to two Confidential Buyers - Confidential Primary Natural Resources III, LLC has divested certain oil and gas properties and related assets located in the Andarko Basin to Peregrine Petroleum - $336,000,000 Axia Energy has divested certain oil and gas properties and related assets located in the Uinta Basin to Ultra Petroleum - $652,000,000 EnerVest has divested certain oil and gas properties and undeveloped acreage located in East Texas to Vess Oil Corporate - $108,000,000 BC Operating, Inc., Crown Oil Partners IV, LP, Crump Energy Partners, LLC, & Compass Operating, LLC has divested certain conventional oil and gas properties and related assets in the Permian Basin to Linn Energy - $525,000,000 Energen has divested certain oil and gas producing properties and related assets in the Black Warrior Basin to a Confidential Buyer - $160,000,000 EP Energy has divested its South Texas / Texas Gulf Coast assets to a Confidential Buyer - Confidential The Oxford Oil Company, LLC has been acquired primarily for its holdings prospective for the Utica Shale by Eclipse Resources - $650,000,000 Rosetta Resources has acquired certain Permian Basin oil and gas properties prospective for the Wolfbone Play from Comstock Resources - $768,000,000 Clayton Williams has divested certain Permian Basin oil and gas properties prospective for the Wolfberry Play to GE - $215,200,000 Penn Virginia Corporation has acquired certain Eagle Ford Shale oil and gas assets from Magnum Hunter Resources, Corp. - $401,000,000 SandRidge has divested its position in the Permian Basin to Sheridan - $2,600,000,000 A Group of Private Sellers have divested certain oil and gas assets prospective for the Wolfbone Play in the Permian Basin to a Confidential Buyer - $525,000,000 Quantum Resources Fund has divested oil properties located in the Jay Field in the Florida Gulf Coast to QR Energy - $145,000,000 Samson Resources has divested certain oil and gas assets prospective for the Bakken Shale / Three Forks formation to Continental Resources - $650,000,000 Concho has divested certain oil and gas producing properties located throughout the Permian Basin to Legacy Reservers - $520,000,000 Undisclosed Seller has divested its conventional oil and gas producing properties located in the East Texas Oil Field to QR Energy - Pending - $215,000,000 Crescent Point has agreed to acquire certain oil and gas assets in the Uinta Basin from Ute Energy - $861,000,000 Range Resources has divested its position in the Ardmore Basin Woodford Shale to Merit Energy Company - Pending - Undisclosed Price Sheridan Production Partners has divested certain oil and gas properties in the Permian Basin to Lime Rock Resources - August 2012 - $132,300,000 Wheatland Oil, Inc. has divested its ownership interests in North Dakota and Montana Bakken assets to Continental Resources - August 2012 - $340,000,000 Penn Virginia Corporation has divested its conventional producing properties and royalty interests throughout Appalachia to EnerVest - July 2012 - $100,000,000 Linn Energy has agreed to acquire certain oil and gas assets in the Jonah Field from British Petroleum - July 2012 - $1,025,000,000 GulfTex Energy II, LP has divested its oil and gas position in the Eagle Ford Shale to an undisclosed buyer - June 2012 - $206,000,000 Element Petroleum has divested certain non-operated Wolfberry oil and gas assets located in the Permian Basin to BreitBurn - RBC Richardson Barr served as financial advisor to Element Petroleum, LP - June 2012 - $145,500,000 An investor group consisting Apollo, Riverstone, Access and other investors has agreed to acquire EP Energy Corporation - RBC Richardson Barr served as lead financial and technical advisor to Apollo, Riverstone, Access and other investors - May 2012 - $7,150,000,000 WPX Energy Production, LLC divested its oil and gas position in the Barnett Shale and Arkoma Basin to KKR - Premier Natural Resources - RBC Richardson Barr served as financial advisor to WPX Energy Production, LLC - Pending - $306,000,000 Denbury has divested certain conventional assets located primarily in Central and Southern Mississippi to Petro Harvester. RBC Richardson Barr served as financial advisor to Denbury Resources Inc. Gulf Coast - January 2012 - $155,000,000 Linn Energy has agreed to acquire certain Mid-Continent oil and gas assets from BP - RBC Richardson Barr served as lead financial advisor to Linn Energy, LLC - March 2012 - $1,200,000,000 Plantation Petroleum Companies has divested certain oil and gas assets in the Permian Basin to Merit Energy Company. RBC Richardson Barr served as financial advisor to Plantation Pretroleum Companies. Permian Basin - November 2012 - Undisclosed Price An investor group consisting of KKR, NGP, Crestview, and Itochu has agreed to acquire Samson. RBC Capital Markets served as financial advisor to KKR, NGP, and Crestview. Multi-Basin - November 2011 - $7,200,000,000 North Plains Energy, LLC and an Undisclosed Seller have divested their Bakken / Three Forks oil and gas position in the Williston Basin to Kodiak Oil & Gas Corp. RBC Richardson Barr served as financial advisor to North Plains Energy, LLC and Undisclosed Seller. - Bakken - November 2011 - $590,000,000 LINN Energy has agreed to acquire certain oil and gas assets from PXP. RBC Richardson Barr served as buy-side financial advisor to Linn Energy, LLC. Mid-Continent - November 2011 - $600,000,000 Enervest has agreed to acquire oil and gas assets in the Barnett Shale from Encana Natural Gas. RBC Richardson Barr served as buy-side financial advisor to EnerVest, Ltd. and EV Energy Partners, L.P. - Barnett Shale - November 2011 - $975,000,000 Undisclosed Sellers have divested their position in the Barnett Shale Combo play to EnerVest. RBC Richardson Barr served as financial advisor to Undisclosed Sellers. Barnett Shale - October 2011 - $233,000,000 Undisclosed Seller hsa divested certain assets in the Williston Basin to Kadiak Oil & Gas Corp. RBC Richardson Barr served as financial advisor to an Undisclosed Seller.  Bakken - September 2011 - $235,000,000 Quantum Resources Fund, LLC has divested oil and gas assets to Quantum Resources Energy. RBC Richardson Barr provided a Fair Market Valuation on the assets to Quantrum Resources Fund. Multi-Basin- September 2011 - $577,000,000 Penn Virginia Corporation has divested its oil and gas position in the Arkoma and Anadarko Basins to Undisclosed Buyer. RBC Richardson Barr served as financial advisor to Penn Virginia Corporation. Mid-Continent - July 2011 - Undisclosed Price Piedra Resources, LLC has divested its Wolfberry oil and gas position in the Permian Basin to Berry Petroleum. RBC Richardson Barr served as financial advisor to Piedra Resources, LLC. Wolfberry - May 2011 - $123,000,000 Concho has divested the entirety of its Bakken / Three Forks position in the Williston Basin to LINN Energy. RBC Richardson Barr served as financial advisor to Concho Resources Inc. - Bakken - February 2011 - $196,000,000 SandRidge Energy has divested certain oil and gas assets in the Permian basin to an undisclosed buyer. RBC Richardson Barr served as financial advisor to SandRidge Energy, Inc. - Permian Basin - $200,000,000 - February 2011 Samson has divested the entirety of its position in the Permian Basin of West Texas and New Mexico to Three Rivers Operating Company, LLC and Undisclosed Buyer. RBC Richardson Barr served as financial advisor to Samson Investment Company. Permian Basin - December 2010 - Undisclosed Price SandRidge Energy has divested its Wolfberry position in the Permian basin to Undisclosed Private Buyer. RBC Richards Barr served as financial advisor to SandRidge Energy, Inc. Wolfberry - December 2010 - $155,000,000 Vanguard Natural Resources has agreen to acquire Denbury Resources' interests in Encore Energy Partners. RBC Capital Markets served as financial advisor to Vanguard Natural Resources, LLC. Multi-Basin - December 2010 - $380,000,000 ConocoPhillips has divested select Barnett Shale oil and gas assets to Prmier Natural Resources. RBC Richardson Barr served as financial advisor to ConocoPhillips Company. Barnett Shale - December 2010 - Undisclosed Price Goodrich Pretroleum Corporation and Encana Oil & Gas have divested select conventional East Texas and North Louisiana oil and gas assets to an undisclosed buyer. RBC Richardson Barr served as financial advisor to Goodrich Petroleum Corp. and EnCana Oil & Gas (USA) Inc. - Ark-La-Tex - November 2010 - $121,000,000 Concho has divested certain oil and gas assets in the Permian Basin to Legacy Reserves. RBC Richardson Barr served as financial advisor to Concho Resources - $105,000,000 - November 2010 DRI has divested all of its prospective Haynesville / Bossier Shale holdings and shallow production in East Texas / North Lousiana to Undisclosed Buyer - RBC Richardson Barr served as financial advisor to Denbury Resources, Inc - $217,500,000 - Haynesville - October 2010 DRI has divested all of its prospective Haynesville / Bossier Shale holdings and shallow production in East Texas / North Lousiana to Undisclosed Buyer - RBC Richardson Barr served as financial advisor to Denbury Resources, Inc - $217,500,000 - Haynesville - October 2010 Faith Ranch has leased its mineral rights to drill the Eagle Ford and Pearshall Shales to Chesapeake Energy. RBC Richardson Barr served as financial advisor to Faith Ranch. Eagle Ford - September 2010 - Undisclosed Price Limestone Exploration has divested its Permian Basin Wofberry assets to Energen. RBC Richardson Barr served as financial advisor to Limestone Exploration, LLC - $185,000,000 - Permian Basin - August 2010 Merit Energy Company has divested select Permian/Wolfberry, Mid-Continent and Gulf Coast assets to Undisclosed Buyers. RBC Richardson Barr served as financial advisor to Merit Energy Co. - $210,000,000 - Multi-Basin - May 2010 HighMount Exploration & Production LLC has divested its interests in the Alabama Black Warrior Basin to Walter Energy. RBC Richardson Barr served as financial advisory to HighMount Exploration & Production - May 2010 - $210,000,000 CCMP Capital has agreed to acquire an equity interest in Chaparral Energy. RBC Richardson Barr served as buy-side financial advisor to CCMP Capital - $345,000,000 - Multi-basin - April 2010 DRI has divested certain Permian, Mid-Continent and East Texas assets to Quantum Resources Management LLC. RBC Richardson Barr served as financial advisor to Denbury Resources, Inc. - $900,000,000 - Multi-Basin - April 2010 HighMount Exploration & Production LLC has divested its interests in the Michigan Antrim Shale to LINN Energy. RBC Richardson Barr served as financial advisor to HighMount Exploration & Production - $330,000,000 - Michigan - March 2010 Undisclosed Seller has divested a portion of their Appalachian Basin - Marcellus acreage position to EQT. RBC Richardson Barr served as financial advisor to an Undisclosed Seller - $280,000,000 - Marcellus - March 2010 Petrohawk Energy Corporation has divested its interests in the West Edmond Hunton Lime Unit in Oklahoma to Lime Rock Resources - RBC Richardson Barr served as advisor to Petrohawk Energy Corporation - $155,000,000 Range Resources Corp. has divested certain Conventional Appalachian Basin properties to Enervest. RBC Richardson Barr served as financial advisor to Range Resources Corp. - $330,000,000 Apollo Management, L.P. agreed to acquire Parallel Petroleum. RBC Richardson Barr served as buy-side financial advisor to Apollo Management, L.P. - $483,000,000 EXCO has divested certain Conventional Appalachian Basic properties to Enervest. RBC Richardson Barr is serving as financial advisor to EXCO Resources - $145,000,000 enerplus Rescoures Fund has acquired a 30% non-operated interest in the Marcellus Shale and entered into a Joint Development Agreement with Chief Oil & Gas. RBC Richardson Barr served as buy-side financial advisor to Enerplus Resources Fund - $406,000,000 Marathon has sold certain oil and gas properties to Apache and Undisclosed Buyer - $301,000,000 Confidential Private Co. has sold certain oil and gas properties to PXP - $335,000,000 Enervest has sold certain oild and gas properties to Fidelity Exploration & Production Company - $235,000,000 Tombstone Apache Tombstone Aethon Tombstone XTO Tombsone Baseline Tombstone Legend Tombstone Constellation Energy Tombstone Perohawk Energy Corporation Tombstone Chesapeake Tombstone Chesapeake Energy Tombstone Energen Resources Corporation Tombstone Maralo LLC Tombstone Celero Energy Tombstone Cortez