NEW YORK and HOUSTON, November 28, 2011 – Jefferies today announced that it will host its 2011 Global Energy Conference November 30 - December 1 in Houston, Texas. The conference will feature an extensive range of energy companies from within the exploration & production, drilling and services sectors. In addition to company presentations, the conference will be comprised of thematic panels, keynote speeches and shale teach-ins by industry experts and Jefferies’ in-house engineers and geologists.
In a joint statement, Ralph Eads, Vice Chairman of Jefferies, and Steve Straty, Global Head of Energy Investment Banking at Jefferies, commented: “As one of the most active investment banks in the industry, this conference underscores Jefferies’ continued commitment and dedication to the global Energy sector. This year’s event will feature presentations from approximately 80 companies and will create a forum for investors to meet company management teams. It also provides an opportunity for companies to connect with investors and strategic and financial partners from around the world.”
Jason Griffith, Global Head of Equities at Jefferies, said, “In the past year we have added experienced energy analysts in Europe and Asia to complement our established team in North America. This has further enhanced the depth and breadth of our global research product for those investors scouring the world for opportunities in this exciting sector.? The increasingly global nature of our Houston conference and quality of companies and investors attending reflect Jefferies’ leading franchise in the Energy sector, which we continue to evolve to better serve our clients.”
An audio webcast of select company presentations, both live and replay, will be accessible at the discretion of the presenting companies via Jefferies.com.
For further information about the Jefferies 2011 Global Energy Conference, please contact your Jefferies representative.
Jefferies Group, Inc. (NYSE: JEF) is the global investment banking firm focused on serving clients for nearly 50 years. The firm is a leader in providing insight, expertise and execution to investors, companies and governments, and provides a full range of investment banking, sales, trading, research and strategy across the spectrum of equities, fixed income and commodities, as well as offers select asset and wealth management strategies, in the U.S., Europe and Asia.
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