Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE:DVN) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Devon Midstream Partners, L.P., has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). This filing relates to an initial public offering of common units in Devon Midstream Partners, L.P. representing limited partner interests. Application will be made to list the common units of Devon Midstream Partners, L.P. on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “DVNM.” BofA Merrill Lynch and Barclays are acting as joint book-running managers and structuring agents for the proposed offering. This offering of common units will be made only by means of a prospectus. When available, a preliminary prospectus relating to this offering may be obtained from:
|BofA Merrill Lynch||Barclays Capital Inc.|
|Attn. Prospectus Department||c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions|
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Devon Energy Corporation is an Oklahoma City-based independent energy company engaged in oil and gas exploration and production. Devon is a leading U.S.-based independent oil and gas producer and is included in the S&P 500 Index.The statements in this news release are forward-looking statements that are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties including, among other things, the risks and uncertainties that the master limited partnership will not be formed, will not complete an offering of securities, will not raise the planned amount of capital even if an offering of securities is completed, and will not be able to complete its proposed actions on the timetable indicated. Furthermore, the structure, nature, purpose, and proposed assets and liabilities of the master limited partnership may change materially from those depicted herein. No assurance can be given as to the value of the master limited partnership, the price at which its securities may trade, or whether a liquid market for those securities will develop or be maintained. In addition, Devon and the master limited partnership will be subject to the risks normally attendant to businesses in the oil and gas exploration and midstream energy industries. These and other risks are described in Devon's 10-K and 10-Q Reports and other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Any duty to update these statements is disclaimed except as required by law.