Al Mirqab Capital, a Qatar investment firm, has acquired the British oil company Heritage Oil for $1.6 billion.
Al Mirqab Capital is an investment vehicle which is owned by Sheikh Hamad Bin Jassim Bin Jabor Al Thani, the country’s former prime minister and former chief of Qatar’s sovereign wealth fund, and his family in a private capacity. Heritage Oil is a FTSE 250 Jersey-based company whose main oil production is in Nigeria.
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