Publication of Prospectus

Published on: 17 March 2017

RNS announcement


Further to the announcement earlier today by Tullow Oil plc (the “Company”) regarding the fully underwritten Rights Issue to raise approximately £607 million (equivalent to $750 million at an exchange rate of £1.00 = $1.2363 on 16 March 2017) (before expenses), the Company announces that the Prospectus in relation to the Rights Issue has been approved by the UK Listing Authority. 

Subject to certain exceptions, Shareholders will shortly be sent a copy of the Prospectus or notification of the availability of the Prospectus. The Prospectus will also be made available on the Company's website,, and will be submitted to the National Storage Mechanism where it will be available for inspection at The Prospectus is not, subject to certain exceptions, available (whether through the Company's website or otherwise) to Shareholders in the United States or any of the Restricted Territories.

The Prospectus will also be notified, in compliance with applicable passporting procedures, by the UK Listing Authority to the Central Bank of Ireland for use in Ireland.

Copies of the Prospectus will be available for inspection during normal business hours on any Business Day, free of charge, at the registered office of the Company at 9 Chiswick Park, 566 Chiswick High Road, London W4 5XT and at the offices of Dickson Minto W.S. at Broadgate Tower, 20 Primrose Street, London EC2A 2EW up to and including the date of Admission.

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For further information contact

  • Tullow Oil plc

    • Chris PerryInvestor Relations
    • Nicola RogersInvestor Relations
    • George CazenoveMedia Relations
    • London

  • Murray Consultants

    • Pat Walsh
    • Joe Heron
    • Dublin

Notes to editors

Tullow is a leading independent oil & gas, exploration and production group, quoted on the London, Irish and Ghanaian stock exchanges (symbol: TLW). The Group has interests in over 80 exploration and production licences across 16 countries which are managed as three Business Delivery Teams: West Africa, East Africa and New Ventures.