All American Oil & Gas, a private independent oil and gas exploration and production company, has entered into a $50 million second lien term loan facility with AB Private Credit Investors LLC (AB-PCI), the middle-market direct-lending platform of AllianceBernstein (AB), to refinance debt and fund reserve development in the Kern River oil field.
All American Oil & Gas, through its upstream entity Kern River Holdings Inc., is the largest private oil and gas producer in the Kern River field. Founded in 2004, All American has grown production to over 2,000 barrels of oil a day through its enhanced oil recovery steam flood program.
Cappello Global, LLC acted as exclusive financial advisor to All American Oil & Gas and Kern River Holdings. Jones Day and Vinson & Elkins served as legal advisors on the transaction.