Provident Energy Trust
TSX : PVE.UN
AMEX : PVX

Provident Energy Trust

October 27, 2005 19:35 ET

Notice of Conference Call to Discuss Provident's NGL Business Acquisition

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 27, 2005) - Provident Energy Trust (TSX:PVE.UN) (AMEX:PVX) (Provident) will hold a conference call on Friday morning with senior management to discuss the announcement it made today regarding the acquisition of EnCana Corporation's midstream natural gas liquids business for $697 million.

The conference call is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time / 6:30 a.m. Mountain Time, on Friday, October 28. Analysts, investors and media may access the call by dialing (416) 695-5261 in the Toronto area, or 1-877-888-3855 for all other areas of Canada and the United States. Please call in five to 10 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. A live webcast will also be available at www.providentenergy.com. A replay of the conference call will be available on Provident's website and by dialing (416) 695-5275 or 1-888-509-0081.

Provident is a Calgary-based, open-ended energy income trust that owns and manages an oil and gas production business and a natural gas liquids midstream services and marketing business. Provident's energy portfolio is located in some of the more stable and predictable producing regions in western Canada, southern California and Wyoming. Provident provides monthly cash distributions to its unitholders and trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the American Stock Exchange under the symbols PVE.UN and PVX, respectively.

Contact Information

  • Investor and Media Contact: Provident Energy Trust
    Laurie Stretch, Senior Manager
    Investor Relations and Communications
    (403) 231-6710
    or
    Corporate Head Office:
    800, 112 - 4th Avenue S.W.
    Calgary, Alberta T2P 0H3
    (403) 296-2233 or Toll Free: 1-800-587-6299
    (403) 294-0111 (FAX)
    Email: info@providentenergy.com
    Website: www.providentenergy.com