Regency Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ: RGNC), (“Regency”), today announced that it has been authorized to list its common units representing limited partner interests on the New York Stock Exchange (“NYSE”). Regency anticipates that its common units will begin trading on the NYSE under the symbol “RGP” on August 9, 2011. Until that time, Regency’s common units will continue to be traded on the NASDAQ under the symbol “RGNC.”
“In moving to the NYSE, we believe we will benefit from access to a trading specialist and decreased volatility,” said Mike Bradley, president and chief executive officer of Regency. “We look forward to joining many of our midstream industry peers, and our general partner, Energy Transfer Equity, L.P., which currently trade on the NYSE.”
“We look forward to Regency Energy Partners joining the NYSE community,” said Scott Cutler, executive vice president and head of listings, Americas, NYSE Euronext. “As a regional leader in natural gas, Regency has a track record of delivering value to unitholders. The NYSE provides the market quality and services that will benefit Regency and its stakeholders, and we welcome the opportunity to begin and build our partnership.”
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