Woodside: Fundraising

Issue 364 - 01 Mar 2018
Woodside Energy has raised A$1.57bn ($1.24bn) through an Institutional Entitlement Offer of new shares. The company will use the cash to fund the acquisition of ExxonMobil’s stake in the Scarborough gas field offshore Western Australia, and for its other operations, including the SNE Phase 1 development in Senegal. The offer is the first stage of a planned equity raising announced on 14 February to raise A$2.5bn. A retail component closing on 7 March is planned to raise another A$960m.

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