Kunlun Energy pockets $1.35 billion from top-up placement

The LNG-focused company, which is controlled by PetroChina, attracts support from RRJ Capital and Temasek as it completes the first Asian ECM trade in the second quarter.

Kunlun Energy pockets $1.35 billion from top-up placement

Kunlun Energy has raised HK$10.48 billion $1.35 billion from a top-up placement of new shares as it seeks to accelerate the expansion of its liquefied natural gas business. The deal is the first ECM transaction in Asia in the second quarter, and encouragingly it made money for investors straight away, setting a positive trend that should make it easier to push out other trades in the pipeline.

The company is controlled by PetroChina,...

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