Atlas Resource Partners, L.P. (NYSE: ARP) announced today that the underwriters of its previously announced public offering of 7,600,000 common units, which had closed on November 27, 2012, have exercised their option to purchase an additional 298,210 common units at a price to the public of $23.01. ARP expects to receive net proceeds from the sale of the option units of approximately $6.6 million.
ARP intends to use the net proceeds from this offering to fund a portion of its acquisition of oil & gas producing assets and undeveloped acreage in the Fort Worth Basin (TX) from DTE Energy.
Wells Fargo Securities, BofA Merrill Lynch, Citigroup, Deutsche Bank Securities, J.P. Morgan, Morgan Stanley and RBC Capital Markets acted as joint book-running managers for this offering.
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