By Company in Chronological Order of First Well Spud

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ANGLO AFRICAN OIL & GAS (AAOG) (mkt. cap. £16.73m @ 9.4p)
Web: http://www.aaog.com  Email: david.sefton@aaog.co  Tel: +44 (0) 7989 333 371  Corporate office address: not disclosed  Directors own: 0%
TLP-103C appraisal/exploration well, Republic of the Congo¬†‚Äď 56% AAOG interest
Resource estimate: 8.1 MMBO gross contingent resource (Mengo) and 58.4 MMBO gross prospective resources (Djeno)
Chance of success: 60% Mengo and 25% Djeno

TLOU ENERGY (TLOU) (mkt. cap. £23.93m @ 5.85p)
Web: http://www.tlouenergy.com  Email: info@tlouenergy.com  Tel: +61 (7) 3012 9793  Corporate office address: 210 Alice Street, Brisbane, Australia  Directors own: 6.96%
Lesedi CBM production wells, Botswana¬†‚Äď 100% TLOU interest
Resource estimate: 2P gas reserves in place of 41 BCF
Chance of success: not yet communicated

SERICA ENERGY (SQZ) (mkt. cap. £358.75m @ 135.5p)
Web: http://www.serica-energy.com  Email: info@serica-energy.com  Tel: +44 (0) 20 7487 7300  Corporate office address: 52 George Street, London W1  Directors own: 20.56%
Rowallan Prospect exploration well, North Sea¬†‚Äď 15% SQZ interest
Resource estimate: best estimate gross prospective resources of 131 MMBO
Chance of success: not yet communicated

EGDON RESOURCES (EDR) (mkt. cap. £20.8m @ 8p)
Web: http://www.egdon-resources.com  Email: info@egdon-resources.com  Tel: + 44 (0) 1256 702292 Corporate office address: 98 High Street, Odiham, Hampshire  Directors own: not yet communicated
Biscathorpe-2 exploration well, South Humber Basin¬†‚Äď 35.8% EDR interest
Resource estimate: best estimate prospective resources of 7.3 MMBO
Chance of success: 40%.
Waddock Cross Field appraisal well, Wessex Basin¬†(spud early 2019) ‚Äď 55% EDR interest
Resource estimate: base-case gross contingent resources of 1.2 MMBO
Chance of success: not yet communicated

UNION JACK OIL (UJO) (mkt. cap. £10.56m @ 0.125p)
Web: http://www.unionjackoil.com  Email: info@unionjackoil.com (not working)  Tel: +44 (0) 1225 428139 (number on website is accountants, not UJO)  Corporate office address: not disclosed  Directors own: 3.5%
Biscathorpe-2 exploration well, South Humber Basin¬†‚Äď 22% UJO interest
Resource estimate: best estimate prospective resources of 7.3 MMBO
Chance of success: 40%.
West Newton appraisal well, East Yorkshire¬†(spud Q1 2019) ‚Äď 16.665% UJO interest
Resource estimate: base estimate contingent resources of 189 BCF
Chance of success: not yet communicated

CALIMA ENERGY (ASX: CE1) (mkt. cap. A$69.35 (£38.95m) @ A$0.049)
Web: http://www.calimaenergy.com  Email: info@calimaenergy.com  Tel: +61 (8) 6500 3270  Corporate office address: 1A/1 Alvan St Subiaco, Perth, Australia  Directors own: 4.67%
Calima-1 vertical well, British Columbia¬†(first well of three well programme) ‚Äď 100% CE1 interest
Resource estimate: best estimate unrisked prospective resources of 475 MMBOE
Chance of success: not yet communicated

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ANDALAS ENERGY & POWER (ADL) (mkt. cap. £3.38m @ 0.925p)
Web: http://www.andalasenergy.co.uk  Email: info@andalasenergy.co.uk  Tel: not disclosed  Corporate office address: not disclosed  Directors own: 3.13%
Colter Prospect appraisal well, Bournemouth Bay¬†(spud Q1 2019) ‚Äď 8% ADL interest
Resource estimate: gross unrisked P50 prospective Resources of 30 MMBO recoverable
Chance of success: 58%

BARON OIL (BOIL) (mkt. cap. £5.16m @ 0.375p)
Web: http://www.baronoilplc.com  Email: malcolm@butlermail.org  Tel: +44 (0) 1892 838948  Corporate office address: 3 Monson Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent  Directors own: 0.3%
Colter Prospect appraisal well, Bournemouth Bay¬†(spud Q1 2019) ‚Äď 8% BOIL interest
Resource estimate: gross unrisked P50 prospective Resources of 30 MMBO recoverable
Chance of success: 58%
El Barco-3X exploration well, Peru¬†(possible spud early 2019) ‚Äď 100% BOIL interest
Resource estimate: unrisked recoverable P50 Prospective Resources of 25 BCF
Chance of success: not yet communicated

UNITED OIL & GAS (UOG) (mkt. cap. £17.11m @ 4.95p)
Web: http://www.uogplc.com  Email: info@uogplc.com  Tel: not disclosed  Corporate office address: 9 Upper Pembroke Street, Dublin 2, Ireland  Directors own: 6.5%
Colter Prospect appraisal well, Bournemouth Bay¬†(spud Q1 2019) ‚Äď 10% UOG interest
Resource estimate: gross unrisked P50 prospective Resources of 30 MMBO recoverable
Chance of success: 58%
Waddock Cross Field appraisal well, Wessex Basin¬†(spud early 2019) ‚Äď 26.25% UOG interest
Resource estimate: base-case gross contingent resources of 1.2 MMBO
Chance of success: not yet communicated

JERSEY OIL & GAS (JOG) (mkt. cap. £36.24m @ 166p)
Web: http://www.jerseyoilandgas.com  Email: adaly@jerseyoilandgas.com  Tel: +44 (0) 1534 858622 Corporate office address: 9 The Esplanade, St Helier, Jersey  Directors own: 7.5%
Verbier appraisal well, North Sea¬†(spud Q1 2019) ‚Äď 18% JOG interest
Resource estimate: mean gross recoverable resources of 69 MMBOE
Chance of success: not yet communicated

IGAS ENERGY (IGAS) (mkt. cap. £107.43m @ 88p)
Web: http://www.igasplc.com  Email: enquiries@igasplc.com  Tel: +44 (0) 207 993 9899  Corporate office address: 7 Down Street, London, W1  Directors own: 0.7%
Springs Road shale exploration well, Nottinghamshire¬†(spud Q1 2019) ‚Äď 55% IGAS interest
Resource estimate: not yet communicated
Chance of success: not yet communicated

88 ENERGY (88E) (mkt. cap. £67.75m @ 1.07p)
Web: http://www.88energy.com  Email: not disclosed  Tel: +61 (0) 8 9485 0990  Corporate office address: 5 Ord Street, West Perth, Australia  Directors own: 0.48%
Western Blocks exploration well, Alaska¬†(spud February 2019) ‚Äď 36% 88E interest
Resource estimate: gross best estimate prospective resource volume of 400 MMBO
Chance of success: 25-30%

RED EMPEROR RESOURCES (RMP) (mkt. cap. £15.31m @ 3.6p)
Web: http://www.redemperorresources.com  Email: info@redemp.com.au  Tel: +61 (0) 8 9212 0102 Corporate office address: 35 Richardson Street, West Perth, Australia  Directors own: 0.23%
Western Blocks exploration well, Alaska¬†(spud February 2019) ‚Äď 31.5% RMP interest
Resource estimate: gross best estimate prospective resource volume of 400 MMBO
Chance of success: 25-30%

PANTHEON RESOURCES (PANR) (mkt. cap. £56.4m @ 23.75p)
Web: http://www.pantheonresources.com  Email: contact@pantheonresources.com  Tel: +44 (0) 20 7484 5361  Corporate office address: 8 Duncannon Street, London WC2  Directors own: 2.15%
Western Blocks exploration well, Alaska¬†(spud February 2019) ‚Äď 10% PANR carried interest
Resource estimate: gross best estimate prospective resource volume of 400 MMBO
Chance of success: 25-30%

ZOLTAV RESOURCES (ZOL) (mkt. cap. £22.36m @ 15.75p)
Web: http://www.zoltav.com  Email: info@zoltav.com  Tel: +7 (8452) 30-91-15  Corporate office address: Chernyshevskogo str 50, Saratov, Russia  Directors own: 0%
Devonian exploration well, South Western Russia¬†(spud Q1 2019) ‚Äď 100% ZOL interest
Resource estimate: not yet communicated
Chance of success: not yet communicated

SOUND ENERGY (SOU) (mkt. cap. £324.97m @ 30.8p)
Web: http://www.soundenergyplc.com  Email: info@soundenergyplc.com  Tel: +44 (0) 1732 606030 Corporate office address: 4 Pembroke Road, Sevenoaks, Kent  Directors own: 0.188%
TE-11 exploration well, Eastern Morocco¬†(spud Q1 2019) ‚Äď 75% SOU interest
Resource estimate: estimated volumes of 2.6 TCF mid case gross gas originally in place
Chance of success: not yet communicated

ECO (ATLANTIC) OIL & GAS (ECO) (mkt. cap. £73.23m @ 49p)
Web: http://www.ecooilandgas.com  Email: gil@ecooilandgas.com  Tel: +1 (416) 250 1955  Corporate office address: 120 Adelaide St W, Toronto, Canada  Directors own: 18.64%
Orinduik Block exploration well, Guyana¬†(spud late May/early June 2019) ‚Äď 15% ECO interest
Resource estimate: in excess of 1 BBO
Chance of success: not yet communicated

PROVIDENCE RESOURCES (PVR) (mkt. cap. £82.48m @ 13.8p)
Web: http://www.providenceresources.com  Email: info@providenceresources.com  Tel: +353 1 2194074 Corporate office address: Airfield House, Donnybrook, Dublin, Ireland  Directors own: 0.4%
Barryroe appraisal wells, Celtic Sea Basin¬†(spud Q3 2019) ‚Äď 40% PVR interest
Resource estimate: 2C total recoverable resources of 345.5 MMBOE
Chance of success: not yet communicated

LANSDOWNE OIL & GAS (LOGP) (mkt. cap. £12.08m @ 1.825p)
Web: http://www.lansdowneoilandgas.com  Email: not disclosed  Tel: not disclosed  Corporate office address: Paramount Court, Sandyford, Dublin, Ireland  Directors own: 7.3%
Barryroe appraisal wells, Celtic Sea Basin¬†(spud Q3 2019) ‚Äď 10% LOGP interest
Resource estimate: 2C total recoverable resources of 345.5 MMBOE
Chance of success: not yet communicated

SAN LEON ENERGY (SLE) (mkt. cap. £138.07m @ 27.65p)
Web: http://www.sanleonenergy.com  Email: dublin@sanleonenergy.com  Tel: +353 (0) 1 2916292 Corporate office address: 3300 Lake Drive, Dublin, Ireland  Directors own: 0.74%
Barryroe appraisal wells, Celtic Sea Basin¬†(spud Q3 2019) ‚Äď 4.5% SLE net profit interest (not required to pay any further appraisal or development costs)
Resource estimate: 2C total recoverable resources of 345.5 MMBOE
Chance of success: not yet communicated

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ROSE PETROLEUM (ROSE) (mkt. cap. £3.73m @ 2.6p)
Web: http://www.rosepetroleum.com  Email: matthew.idiens@rosepetroleum.com  Tel: +44 (0) 20 7225 4590  Corporate office address: Newmarket House, Market Street, Newbury  Directors own: 1.23%
Paradox acreage appraisal wells, Utah¬†(first well spud Q1 2019 ‚Äď multi well programme) ‚Äď 75% ROSE interest
Resource estimate: gross contingent resources (2C) of 15.61 MMBO and 31.23 BCF
Chance of success: not yet communicated

AMINEX (AEX) (mkt. cap. £53.74m @ 1.475p)
Web: http://www.aminex-plc.com  Email: info@aminex-plc.com  Tel: +44 (0) 20 3198 8415  Corporate office address: 16 Smith Square, London SW1  Directors own: 2.2%
Chikumbi-1 appraisal/exploration well, Tanzania¬†(spud Q1 2019) ‚Äď 25% AEX interest
Resource estimate: mean un-risked GIIP (Gas Initially in Place) of 1.87 TCF
Chance of success: not yet communicated

SOLO OIL (SOLO) (mkt. cap. £10.74m @ 1.7p)
Web: http://www.solooil.co.uk  Email: info@solooil.co.uk  Tel: +44 (0) 20 7440 0642  Corporate office address: 38 Jermyn Street, London SW1  Directors own: not yet communicated
Chikumbi-1 appraisal/exploration well, Tanzania¬†(spud Q1 2019) ‚Äď 25% SOLO interest
Resource estimate: mean un-risked GIIP (Gas Initially in Place) of 1.87 TCF
Chance of success: not yet communicated

INDEPENDENT OIL & GAS (IOG) (mkt. cap. £19.66m @ 15.5p)
Web: http://www.independentoilandgas.com  Email: not disclosed  Tel: +44 (0) 20 3879 0510  Corporate office address: 10 Arthur Street, London EC4  Directors own: 6.12%
Harvey appraisal well, North Sea¬†(spud Q1 2019) ‚Äď 100% IOG interest
Resource estimate: gross mid-case unrisked prospective gas resources of 129 BCF
Chance of success: 63%

TOWER RESOURCES (TRP) (mkt. cap. £4.81m @ 1.275p)
Web: http://www.towerresources.co.uk  Email: ja@towerresources.co.uk  Tel: +44 (0) 20 7157 9625 Corporate office address: 140 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1  Directors own: 13.5%
Thali licence appraisal/exploration well, Cameroon¬†(spud Q2 2019) ‚Äď 100% TRP interest
Resource estimate: contingent recoverable resources of 18 MMBO
Chance of success: not yet communicated

CLUFF NATURAL RESOURCES (CLNR) (mkt. cap. £13.86m @ 2.575p)
Web: http://www.cluffnaturalresources.com  Email: admin@cluffnaturalresources.com  Tel: +44 (0) 20 7887 2630  Corporate office address: not disclosed  Directors own: 3.86%
Three well exploration programme, Southern North Sea¬†(spud Summer 2019) ‚Äď 100% CLNR interest (subject to farm out)
Resource estimate: 4.3 TCF P50 prospective resources
Chance of success: not yet communicated

PETREL ENERGY (ASX: PRL) (mkt. cap. A$4.83m (£2.71m) @ A$0.002)
Web: http://www.petrelenergy.com  Email: office@petrelenergy.com  Tel: +61 (2) 9254 9000  Corporate office address: 10 Bridge Street, Sydney, Australia  Directors own: 4.4%
West Erregulla-2 exploration well, Western Australia¬†(spud H1 2019) ‚Äď 50% PRL interest
Resource estimate: best estimate (P50) prospective resources of 884 BCF
Chance of success: not yet communicated
Tesorillo-1¬†exploration well, Spain¬†(spud H2 2019) ‚Äď 50% PRL interest
Resource estimate: best estimate (P50) prospective resources of 829 BCF
Chance of success: not yet communicated

CHARIOT OIL AND GAS (CHAR) (mkt. cap. £10.28m @ 2.8p)
Web: http://www.chariotoilandgas.com  Email: KellyN@chariotoilandgas.com  Tel: +44 (0) 207 318 0450 Corporate office address: 19-21 Old Bond Street, London W1  Directors own: 8.2% (including senior management)
MOH-B exploration well, Morocco¬†(spud H2 2019) ‚Äď 75% CHAR interest
Resource estimate: gross mean prospective resource of 637 MMBO
Chance of success: not yet communicated
Prospect-1¬†exploration well, Brazil¬†(spud H1 2020) ‚Äď 100% CHAR interest
Resource estimate: gross, mean prospective resource of 911 MMBO
Chance of success: not yet communicated

ECHO ENERGY (ECHO) (mkt. cap. £40.39m @ 8.45p)
Web: http://www.echoenergyplc.com  Email: info@echoenergyplc.com  Tel: +44 (0) 20 7190 9930 Corporate office address: 40 George Street, London W1  Directors own: not yet communicated
Tapi Aike exploration wells, Argentina¬†(spud H2 2019) ‚Äď 50% ECHO interest
Resource estimate: gross unrisked prospective resources of 6.0 TCF
Chance of success: not yet communicated

TALON PETROLEUM (ASX: TPD) (mkt. cap. A$3.78m (£2.12m) @ A$0.003)
Web: http://www.talonpetroleum.com.au  Email: info@talonpetroleum.com.au  Tel: +61 (8) 6319 1900 Corporate office address: 1202 Hay Street, West Perth, Australia  Directors own: 19.8%
Curlew-A appraisal well, North Sea¬†(spud Q3 2019) ‚Äď 10% TPD interest
Resource estimate: 45 MMBOE gross 2C contingent resource
Chance of success: not yet communicated

MELBANA ENERGY (ASX: MAY) (mkt. cap. A$28.13m (£15.8m) @ A$0.016)
Web: http://www.melbana.com  Email: admin@melbana.com  Tel: +61 (3) 8625 6000  Corporate office address: 500 Collins Street, Melbourne, Australia  Directors own: 4.9%
Alameda and Zapato¬†exploration wells, Cuba¬†(spud before November 2019 – two well programme) ‚Äď 12.5% MAY interest
Resource estimate: best estimate (P50) prospective resources of 718 MMBO
Chance of success: not yet communicated
WA-488-P exploration well, Australia¬†(spud 2019) ‚Äď 20% MAY interest
Resource estimate: best estimate (P50) prospective resources of 388 MMBO
Chance of success: not yet communicated

PETRO MATAD (MATD) (mkt. cap. £23.01m @ 3.475p)
Web: http://www.petromatadgroup.com  Email: admin@petromatadgroup.com  Tel: +44 (0) 1624 627 099 Corporate office address: not disclosed  Directors own: 5.6%
Block XX, Mongolia¬†(spud 2019 – three well programme) ‚Äď 100% MATD interest
Resource estimate: not yet communicated
Chance of success: not yet communicated

EUROPA OIL & GAS (EOG) (mkt. cap. £12.34m @ 2.775p)
Web: http://www.europaoil.com  Email: mail@europaoil.com  Tel: +44 (0) 20 7224 3770  Corporate office address: not disclosed  Directors own: 13.37%
Inishkea exploration well, Offshore Ireland¬†(spud 2020) ‚Äď 100% EOG interest (subject to farm out)
Resource estimate: 2.5 TCF undiscovered gas initially in place
Chance of success: not yet communicated

SIRIUS PETROLEUM (SRSP) (mkt. cap. £21.34m @ 0.6p)
Web: http://www.siriuspetroleum.com  Email: enquiries@siriuspetroleum.com  Tel: +44 (0) 20 3740 7460 Corporate office address: 42 Berkeley Square, London W1  Directors own: not yet communicated
Ororo-2 production well, Nigeria¬†(rig confirmation awaited) ‚Äď 40% SRSP interest
Resource estimate: mid-case gross contingent resources of 24.47 MMBOE
Chance of success: 50% (chance of development)

CANADIAN OVERSEAS PETROLEUM (COPL) (mkt. cap. £6.89m @ 0.285p)
Web: http://www.canoverseas.com ¬†Email: not disclosed ¬†Tel: +1¬†403.262.5441 ¬†Corporate office address: 3200, 715 ‚Äď 5th Avenue SW,¬†Calgary, Canada ¬†Directors own: 4.1% (including senior management)
OPL 226 appraisal well, offshore Nigeria¬†(financing awaited) ‚Äď 40% COPL interest
Resource estimate: gross unranked prospective recoverable oil of 237.1 MMBO
Chance of success: not yet communicated

I3 ENERGY (I3E) (mkt. cap. £26.05m @ 63.5p)
Web: http://www.i3.energy  Email: not disclosed  Tel: +44 (0) 1224 945 980  Corporate office address: 11 Abercrombie Court, Prospect Road, Westhill  Directors own: 51.18%
LP-1 production well, North Sea¬†(financing awaited) ‚Äď 100% I3E interest
Resource estimate: 2P reserves of 11.7 MMBOE
Chance of success: not yet communicated

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