AELP and EMG launch American Energy-Midstream

American Energy Partners and The Energy & Minerals Group have formed American Energy-Midstream. The new company will invest in the midstream oil and natural gas sector.

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OKLAHOMA CITY, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — American Energy Partners, LP (AELP) and The Energy & Minerals Group (EMG) today announced the formation of American Energy – Midstream, LLC (AE-MidCo), which will make investments in the midstream oil and natural gas industry. AE-MidCo’s primary focus will be in areas where affiliates of AELP and affiliates of EMG have active upstream operations. AE-MidCo plans to build a portfolio of midstream assets strategically focused on natural gas gathering and processing systems and long-haul pipelines associated with four affiliates of AELP that have a play-specific mandate: American Energy – Utica, LLC (AEU), American Energy – Woodford, LLC (AEW), American Energy – Marcellus, LLC (AEM), and American Energy – Permian Basin, LLC (AEPB). AELP provides management services to each of AEU, AEW, AEM and AEPB and EMG is the lead equity investor in each.

About American Energy Partners, LP:
American Energy Partners, LP was founded by Aubrey K. McClendon in April 2013 to capitalize on opportunities available in unconventional resource plays onshore in the U.S. For additional information please visit www.americanenergypartners.com.

About The Energy & Minerals Group:
EMG is the management company for a series of specialized private equity funds. The Firm was founded by John Raymond (majority owner and CEO) and John Calvert in 2006. EMG focuses on investing across various facets of the global natural resource industry including the upstream and midstream segments of the energy complex. EMG has approximately $15.0 billion of regulatory assets under management (RAUM) and approximately $6.5 billion in commitments have been allocated across the energy sector since inception. For additional information please visit www.emgtx.com.