Peters & Co. Limited ("Peters & Co.") is an independent, fully integrated investment dealer which has specialized in investments in the Canadian energy sector. Founded in 1971, Peters & Co. is a participating member of The Toronto Stock Exchange, the TSX Venture Exchange, the Canadian National Stock Exchange, Alpha Trading Systems, the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada, the Investment Industry Association of Canada, and the Canadian Investor Protection Fund. Peters & Co. Equities Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Peters & Co., is a member of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, the Securities Investor Protection Corporation, and the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association in the United States. Peters & Co. provides investment services to institutional investors and private clients; employs its own trading group; performs specialized and comprehensive investment research on the oil and natural gas and oilfield services industries; and is an active underwriter for, and financial advisor to, companies active in the Canadian energy industry. Peters & Co. and its principals have participated in a significant number of merger and acquisition transactions involving oil and natural gas, midstream, and oilfield services corporations and income trusts in Canada and internationally.