Founded in 1998 and based in Calgary, Canada, RS Energy Group (RSEG), formerly known as ITG Energy Research and Ross Smith Energy Group, is the premier provider of upstream oil and gas research in North America. Its differentiated research, which is unmatched by its competitors, is underpinned by extensive industry data and highly technical, expert-led analysis. RSEG has a dedicated team of geological and petroleum engineers and financial analysts covering more than 150 companies operating in every key North American and many international energy plays. RSEG’s clientele includes hedge funds, long only, pension funds, private equity, sovereign wealth, family offices, majors, independent producers, national oil companies, royalty trusts, MLPs, mineral owners, midstream companies and pipelines. In December 2015, Warburg Pincus acquired RSEG from ITG.
Warburg Pincus is a leading global private equity firm focused on thesis-driven growth investing at scale. With more than $65 billion in assets under management, our active portfolio of more than 185 companies is highly diversified by stage, sector and geography. As an experienced partner to outstanding management teams, we help build durable companies with sustainable value. We have raised 19 private equity funds, which have invested more than $77 billion in over 870 companies in more than 40 countries.