Puma Energy Pays Archer Capital $677M For Fuel Retailer

Law360, New York (February 4, 2013, 7:06 PM EST) -- Puma Energy, the global fuel subsidiary of Dutch commodities giant Trafigura Beheer BV, has acquired an Australian fuel retailer and distributor from local private equity firm Archer Capital Pty. Ltd. in a deal reportedly worth up to $677 million, making Puma the country's largest independent fuel retailer, the companies said Monday.

No financial details of the acquisition were disclosed by the parties. But multiple media outlets reported Monday that Puma Energy's acquisition of Ausfuel Gull — which owns Gull, Choice and Peak service stations throughout Australia...
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