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NuVista Energy Ltd.: Report on Voting from the 2014 Shareholders Meeting

CALGARY, ALBERTA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/13/14 -- (TSX: NVA) NuVista Energy Ltd. ("NuVista" or the "Corporation") announces that the following matters were voted upon at the annual meeting of the shareholders of NuVista held on May 13, 2014 in Calgary, Alberta. Each of the matters is described in greater detail in the Notice of Annual Meeting of Shareholders and Information Circular dated March 27, 2014 (the "Circular").

1. Fixing the Number of Directors

By resolution passed via ballot, the number of directors to be elected at the meeting was fixed at eight members. The results of the ballot were as follows:


                                                   Votes
                       Votes For     Percent     Against     Percent
                    ------------------------------------------------
                     104,771,076      99.67%     345,640       0.33%

2. Election of Directors

By resolution passed via ballot, the following eight nominees were appointed as Directors of the Corporation to serve until the next annual meeting of shareholders of the Corporation, or until their successors are elected or appointed. The results of the ballot were as follows:


                                                   Votes
Name of Nominee        Votes For     Percent    Withheld     Percent
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W. Peter Comber       95,533,824      91.05%   9,396,274       8.95%
Ronald J. Eckhardt   104,531,320      99.62%     398,776       0.38%
Pentti O. Karkkainen 104,413,591      99.51%     516,507       0.49%
Keith A. MacPhail    103,340,692      98.48%   1,589,406       1.51%
Ronald J. Poelzer    104,492,200      99.58%     437,898       0.42%
Sheldon B. Steeves   104,787,200      99.86%     142,898       0.14%
Jonathan A. Wright   104,527,995      99.62%     402,103       0.38%
Grant A. Zawalsky     94,859,727      90.40%  10,070,371       9.60%

3. Appointment of Auditors

By resolution passed via ballot, KPMG LLP, Chartered Accountants, were appointed as auditors of the Corporation to hold office until close of the next annual meeting or until their successors are duly appointed, and the directors were authorized to fix their remuneration. The results of the ballot were as follows:


                                                   Votes
                       Votes For     Percent    Withheld     Percent
                    ------------------------------------------------
                     104,888,510      99.78%     228,108       0.22%

INVESTOR INFORMATION

NuVista is an independent Canadian oil and natural gas exploration, development and production corporation with its Common Shares trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "NVA".

Contacts:
Jonathan Wright
President and CEO
(403) 538-8501

Robert F. Froese
VP, Finance and CFO
(403) 538-8530

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