SOURCE: Canadian Overseas Petroleum Ltd

March 27, 2015 03:00 ET

Canadian Overseas Petroleum Reports 2014 Year End Results

CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - Mar 27, 2015) - Canadian Overseas Petroleum Limited ("COPL" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: XOP) (LSE: COPL) has filed its results for the year ending December 31, 2014. The results and associated annual regulatory filing documents, including the Financial Statements and Management's Discussion and Analysis, can be found under the Company's name at www.sedar.com or at the Company's website at www.canoverseas.com.

About the Company

COPL is an international oil and gas exploration and development company focused on sub-Saharan offshore Africa. The Company holds a 17% working interest in Block LB-13, offshore Liberia, with ExxonMobil the operator holding an 83% working interest. The Company also has a Joint Venture agreement with Shoreline Energy International. Assets acquired through the JV will be held in a special purpose vehicle registered in Bermuda, called Shoreline CanOverseas Petroleum Development Corporation Limited ("ShoreCan" or "the JV"). COPL and Shoreline will each hold a 50% interest in ShoreCan.

ShoreCan is currently building a portfolio of exploration and development assets in sub-Saharan Africa. To date, ShoreCan has taken positions in Tanzania and Namibia, and continues to evaluate a variety of assets in Nigeria, Ghana, and Mozambique.

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

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Contact Information

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    CONTACT INFORMATION

    Canadian OverseasPetroleum Limited
    Mr. Arthur Millholland
    President and CEO
    Tel: + 1 (403) 262 5441

    CHF Investor Relations
    Robin Cook
    Senior Account Manager
    Tel: +1 (416) 868 1079 ext. 228
    Email: robin@chfir.com
    www.chfir.com


    Investor and Public Relations
    Bell Pottinger
    Henry Lerwill
    North America Toll Free: +1 866 834 8330
    Phone: +44 (0) 203 772 2500