Monthly Archives: August 2017

Orca Exploration reported financial results for period ended June 30, 2017

BVI-registered Orca Exploration Group Inc. has filed its consolidated interim financial statements for the three and six month periods ended June 30, 2017, with the Canadian securities regulatory authorities. According to the company’s report, its revenue for the three months was US$14.4mln (1 per cent decrease from the second quarter), and for the six months it was US$30.0mln (1 per cent decrease for the same period of the previous year).

For the third quarter, there was a net loss of US$0.6mln, or US$0.02 loss per share diluted, as compared to net income of US$1.5mln in the second quarter of 2016, or US$0.04 per share diluted. For the six months ended June 30, 2017, the BVI company reported net income of US$2.2mln, or US$0.06 per share diluted, compared to US$4.2mln net loss, or US$0.12 loss per share diluted, for the first six months of 2016.

Cash flow from operations for the reported three months of 2017 decreased by 32 per cent to US$4.6mln, or US$0.13 per share diluted, as compared to Q2 2016, and for the six months ended June 30, 2017 there was a decrease by 33 per cent to US$10.5mln (US$0.30 per share diluted), as compared to the same prior year period.

Total capital expenditures for the quarter were US$0.4mln (US$2.8mln in Q2 2016), and for the six months they made US$7.8mln (US$16.9mln for the comparable prior year period). The closing cash at June 30, 2017 was US$98.5mln ( US$80.9mln at December 31, 2016).

Madalena Energy assigned convertible loan to BVI-based company

Canadian focused oil and gas company Madalena Energy Inc. made an announcement that Hispania Petroleum S.A. has assigned the convertible loan, provided by Hispania to the company, to KD Energy International Capital Limited, incorporated in the British Virgin Islands.

The Canadian company has provided its consent to the assignment, which is required pursuant to the terms of the Capex Loan, as the assignment was undertaken by Hispania and BVI-based KD Energy for succession planning of holding of all of the issued and outstanding common shares of each Hispania and KD Energy.

Under the terms of the loan, KD Energy will acquire or have the possibility to acquire more
than 20 per cent of the outstanding common shares in the capital of Madalena and become the control person of the company. It is expected that Madalena shareholder approval for the transaction will be sought at the company’s upcoming annual meeting of shareholders.