TransAtlantic Petroleum Announces the Release Date of Second Quarter 2016 Results and Conference Call, and Voting Results from the 2016 Annual Meeting

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Aug. 03, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TransAtlantic Petroleum Ltd. (TSX:TNP) (NYSE:TAT) (the “Company” or “TransAtlantic”) today announced that it expects to issue its earnings release for the second quarter of 2016 after the market closes on Wednesday, August 10, 2016, and announced its 2016 annual meeting voting results.

Second Quarter 2016 Conference Call

The Company will host a live webcast and conference call on Thursday, August 11, 2016 at 8:00 a.m. Central (9:00 a.m. Eastern) to discuss second quarter 2016 financial results and provide an operations update. Investors who would like to participate in the conference call should dial (877) 878-2762 or (678) 809-1005 approximately 10 minutes prior to the scheduled start time and ask for the TransAtlantic conference call. The conference ID is 59975832.

An enhanced live webcast of the conference call and replay will be available through the Company’s website at . To access the webcast and replay, click on “Investors,” select “Events & Presentations,” and click on “Listen to webcast” under the event listing. The webcast requires iOS, Microsoft Windows Media Player or RealOne Player.

A telephonic replay of the call will be available through August 12, 2016 and may be accessed by dialing (855) 859-2056 or (404) 537-3406. The conference ID is 59975832.

Voting Results from 2016 Annual Meeting

The Company held its 2016 Annual Meeting of the Shareholders (the “Annual Meeting”) on June 28, 2016, to (i) elect seven directors to the Board of Directors, each for a one-year term (“Proposal 1”), and (ii) appoint PMB Helin Donovan, LLP to serve as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the year ending December 31, 2016 and to authorize the Audit Committee to determine their remuneration (“Proposal 2”).

The table below shows the final results of the voting at the Annual Meeting:

Votes Cast
in Favor
Votes Cast
Proposal 1
N. Malone Mitchell 3rd 21,521,584 138,570 19,177 9,116,270
Bob G. Alexander 21,470,336 184,468 24,527 9,116,270
Brian E. Bayley 19,484,280 2,169,867 25,184 9,116,270
Charles J. Campise 20,002,597 1,650,857 25,877 9,116,270
Marlan W. Downey 21,551,699 108,447 19,185 9,116,270
Gregory K. Renwick 21,493,316 165,426 20,589 9,116,270
Mel G. Riggs 20,140,118 1,514,586 24,627 9,116,270
Votes Cast
in Favor
Votes Cast
Abstentions Broker
Proposal 2 30,470,451 107,789 217,361

About TransAtlantic

TransAtlantic Petroleum Ltd. is an international oil and natural gas company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and production of oil and natural gas. The Company holds interests in developed and undeveloped properties in Turkey and Bulgaria.


Forward-Looking Statements

This news release contains statements concerning the issuance of earnings releases, timing of earnings conference calls, and other expectations, plans, goals, objectives, assumptions or information about future events, conditions, results of operations or performance that may constitute forward-looking statements or information under applicable securities legislation. Such forward-looking statements or information are based on a number of assumptions, which may prove to be incorrect. In addition to other assumptions identified in this news release, assumptions have been made regarding, among other things, the ability of the Company to continue to develop and exploit attractive foreign initiatives.

The forward-looking statements or information contained in this news release are made as of the date hereof and the Company undertakes no obligation to update publicly or revise any forward-looking statements or information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, unless so required by applicable securities laws.

Contact: Wil Saqueton Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (214) 265-4743 TransAtlantic Petroleum Ltd. 16803 Dallas Parkway Addison, Texas 75001

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