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Share Price: 126.00Bid: 126.00Ask: 127.75Change: 0.00 (0.00%)No Movement on Gulf Keystone
Spread: 1.75Spread as %: 1.39%Open: 130.00High: 131.00Low: 124.50Yesterday’s Close: 126.00

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Tell me Mr Cox
Wed 20:34
When was that avatar registered on Advfn now please take that big hook out of your mouth. Nothing personal.
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Opinion:Strong Buy
CNOOC offer rebuffed?
Wed 19:29
THE NEW GKP / Drilling for Super Giants (moderated) - GKP
CNOOC US$3.25bn not enough
shanghaijack - 22 Feb 2017 - 13:46:
26 - 534518
of 534589 THE NEW GKP / Drilling for Super Giants (moderated) - GKP

What I laugh at is that there are city employees on here trying to put off PI's from buying, when apparently it is PI's that the city needs to dump to. The city are quiet obviously holding for a takeover. Even Stevie Wonder can see that.

Correct in most

CNOOC using Addax not too takeover but merger deal.

Wan an
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Kozel v Ferrier
Wed 19:09
Have been a holder of GKP for several years now, sadly not long enough to benefit from the rise to £4.50ish. I continue to hold and accumulate small amounts monthly with the intention of reducing my average. I am hopeful that GKP will eventually be sold at fair value.

When you compare the characters of Kozel and Ferrier it's certainly reflected in the share price. The city were determined to get rid of Kozel for lots of reasons and primarily so they could get control of GKP.

For all his excesses Kozel was a natural salesman whether we believe the CPR figures or not there is no doubt the share price would not be were it is now. Ferrier promised a lot but has failed on every account he has not communicated to the shareholders and purely played the role KRG have wanted him to do. Would the corrupt MP have been employed under Kozel watch?

I know who I would prefer at the helm right now, it's an disgrace the way this has been played. They were more interested in rushing through a VCP than communicating a clear roadmap to deliver on the potential Shaikan clearly as.

Let's just hope given the current ridiculous valuation the final obstacle is removed and a re-rate happens prior to any takeover.

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RE: Buy ... only a third recoverabl..
Wed 18:50
Do your sell a favour pal.Regardless of what this company does in the future there is not a cat in hells chance any sane PI would touch this i hope the good guys who are left do get some return on their hard earned money.Then i hope the bods aeroplane crashes into med.Who says am not bitter.Lol
Posts: 435
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Opinion:Strong Buy
Buy ... only a third recoverable
Wed 18:14
22 Feb 2017 14:34 GMT DJ

Gulf Keystone Views Future With Confidence, Shareholders Unconvinced

By Philip Waller

LONDON--Gulf Keystone Petroleum Ltd (GKP.LN) is regarding the future with confidence after its debt restructuring, though shareholders who lost most of their investment in the Middle East oil producer aren't convinced.

Gulf Keystone has pledged to focus on developing its giant oil field in Iraqi Kurdistan after last year's restructuring, in which it converted more than $500 million of debt into equity, leaving debt of $100 million.

The move handed about 85% of the company to creditors, leaving shareholders with about 5%, though the company also held a $25 million open offer for the rest of the equity.

The group's main asset, Shaikan, is an acknowledged world-class oil & gas field said to be as big as greater London and three times the height of the U.K. capital's tallest building, the Shard.

Chief executive Jón Ferrier cites an independent report that put the field's recoverable reserves during the period of Gulf's existing license at 622 million barrels.

Still, some shareholders who lost out in the restructuring fear the company isn't making the most of Shaikan's potential and its attractiveness to potential buyers.

They point to an independent assessment in 2012 that put total resources in the field at 13.7 billion barrels, though only about a third of that is thought to be recoverable.

"I don't think Ferrier is much of a salesman," one shareholder said on condition of anonymity.

Mr. Ferrier says he's trying to manage investor expectations about one of the most complex oil-fields in the world.

"I'd rather not hype these things - there's too much hype in this market," he told Dow Jones Newswires and the Wall Street Journal in an interview. "We're trying to deliver what we promise."

Takeover rumors about Gulf Keystone have swirled since at least 2011, when reports suggested the company attracted interest from U.S. major Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM) and China.

The latest bid talk was in December 2016, when its shares rose following a media report that Chinese oil major China Petroleum & Chemical Corp., or Sinopec Ltd. (SNP), had made a takeover approach for the group.

In July, it rejected a takeover proposal from Norwegian oil group DNO ASA (DNO.OS), saying it needed to complete the debt restructuring.

U.S. rival Chevron Corp. (CVX) considered an approach in 2014, though it never materialized, according to industry sources with knowledge of the situation. Chevron didn't respond to a request for comment.

Meanwhile, Exxon sounded out Gulf Keystone over a possible deal in 2011 that would have valued it at about 7 billion pounds ($8.7 billion), according to a report at the time.

Mr. Ferrier has nothing to say about the claims, though he says he would put any "sensible offer" to the board.

The company hopes to boost production to 55,000 b
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RE: RE: Rosneft in KRG deal
Wed 17:51
Fair enough citypier probably owe you an apology for the early days.Got sucked in myself out now and a lot wiser.GL
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Wed 16:59
Absolute scandal as you say, and people still ramp this up
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Wed 16:51
I hadnt looked in today as it sickens me to see how this company has been trashed and mismanaged and we PI's have been smashed and ripped of.
When did the Ferret last speak to the PI's ?
Weak ineffectual ****** !
Posts: 435
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Opinion:Strong Buy
RE: Investor Chronicle, BUY
Wed 16:12
Past is done.
Here and now all that matters
Extremely attractive part developed resource
Huge scope to cheaply expand
Priced at a very large discount to industry
Publically in play
Hold if you have
Buy more if you can
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Investor Chronicle, BUY
Wed 14:46
maybe the worst of all:
Shaikan 6-10 billion barrels, Akri....4 billion, sheik adi, 1 billion....

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