COBALT 72 HOUR DEADLINE ALERT: Approximately 72 Hours Remain; Former Louisiana Attorney General and Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Remind Investors of Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against Cobalt International Energy, Inc. – CIE

NEW ORLEANS, LA–(Marketwired – Jan 30, 2015) – Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC (“KSF”) and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors with large financial interests that they have only until February 2, 2015 to file lead plaintiff applications in a securities class action lawsuit against Cobalt International Energy, Inc. (NYSE: CIE). Investor losses must relate to purchases of the Company’s common stock between February 21, 2012 and November 4, 2014, purchases of the Company’s Convertible Senior Notes due 2019, pursuant and/or traceable to the registered public offering conducted on or about December 12, 2012, or purchases of the Company’s Convertible Senior Notes due 2024, pursuant and/or traceable to the registered public offering conducted on or about May 8, 2014. This action is pending in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas.