From Kinder Morgan:
|Kinder Morgan, Inc. to Purchase KMP, KMR and EPB; 2015 KMI Dividend to Increase to $2 per Share|
KMI has secured committed financing for the cash portion of the transaction.
“All shareholders and unitholders of the
KMI has reviewed the proposed transaction with the rating agencies and expects the combined entity will be investment grade. The
“This transaction dramatically simplifies the
KMP, KMR and EPB were represented in the negotiations by committees comprised exclusively of the independent members of the boards of the respective entities. The boards of all the
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