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FGE and RBN Energy Form Strategic Alliance to Expand Client and Consulting Services


The combination of FGE’s renowned strength in the East of Suez, European, and Latin American regions with RBN’s analytical strength in the North American market will significantly enhance the global vision and insights provided to their clients.
LONDON and HOUSTON, (August 17, 2015) – FGE and RBN Energy announced today the formation of a strategic alliance between the two privately-held companies that will build upon each company’s capacity to deliver end-to-end global vision and insights on world oil, natural gas, and NGL markets. Through the alliance, the companies will develop and market joint products, and provide integrated energy market analytics to their clients.

"This new alliance with RBN Energy is a solid step in our journey to provide our clients with the most insightful oil, gas, and NGL market analysis/consulting," said Dr. Fereidun Fesharaki, Chairman of FGE. "For an accurate global view, it is critical to build analysis from the bottom up, region by region and product by product. This alliance completes the picture, adding North America to our offerings."

“The U.S. has been exporting condensates for over a year. Crude oil export regulations are a hot topic in Washington. Propane exports are at an all-time high. And LNG exports from the Gulf Coast are only a few months away,” added Rusty Braziel, President of RBN.  “This relationship fits perfectly with our business strategy of expanding our solutions for existing customers into the destination markets for the growing volumes of U.S. energy exports.  Through this alliance, we will be able to leverage our service strengths, which offer increased value for our clients.”
About RBN
RBN Energy is a Houston-based energy consultancy firm that provides market advisory services specializing in strategy, acquisitions, and divestitures. RBN works with companies engaged in trading, marketing and purchasing of energy commodities, purchase and sale of energy related assets, and E&P for oil and gas.
About FGE
FGE is an international energy consultancy group that services clients on a regular basis by producing research, analysis, and forecasting of the international oil and gas markets. FGE’s services include specially-commissioned reports, retainer consulting, multi-client studies, briefings & training, and commercial advisory services.  FGE is based in London and operates offices in Singapore, Tokyo, Beijing, Dubai, Hawaii, and satellite offices in California and Mumbai.
For more information, please contact:
Emma Cleverdon, FGE
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7726 9570
Paige Hambric, RBN Energy, LLC
Tel: +(1) 888 400 9838


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