CNX CNX Resources
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d)
of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (date of earliest event reported): April 28, 2020 (April 24, 2020)
CNX Resources Corporation
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
1000 CONSOL Energy Drive Suite 400
Canonsburg, Pennsylvania 15317
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|Item 1.01.||Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.|
On April 24, 2020, CNX Resources Corporation (“CNX” or the “Company”), the guarantors party thereto, the lenders party thereto and PNC Bank, National Association (“PNC”), as administrative agent and collateral agent, entered into Amendment No. 4 (“Amendment No. 4”) to the credit agreement governing the Company’s credit facility. Amendment No. 4 amends the Second Amended and Restated Credit Agreement, dated as of March 8, 2018 (as amended, restated, amended and restated, supplemented or otherwise modified from time to time, the “Credit Agreement”), by and among the Company, the guarantors from time to time party thereto, the lenders from time to time party thereto, JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., as syndication agent and PNC, as administrative agent and collateral agent.
Amendment No. 4 amended the Credit Agreement to, among other things, (i) redetermine the Company’s borrowing base to $1.9 billion from $2.3 billion until the next scheduled redetermination, (ii) limit to $150 million the amount of balance sheet cash that the Company may have on hand when loans under the Credit Agreement are outstanding, subject to certain exceptions, (iii) raise the minimum percentage of the Company’s proved reserves that must be subject to a mortgage to secure the obligations under the credit agreement to 85% and (iv) increase the rate of interest that accrues on outstanding indebtedness under the Credit Agreement, so that interest accrues at a rate based on either:
|•||the highest of (i) PNC Bank, National Association’s prime rate, (ii) the federal funds open rate plus 0.50%, and (iii) the one-month LIBOR rate plus 1.0%, in each case, plus a margin ranging from 0.75% to 1.75%; or|
|•||the LIBOR rate plus a margin ranging from 1.75% to 2.75%.|
The total commitments from the lenders were reduced to $1.9 billion from $2.1 billion.
The foregoing description of Amendment No. 4 is not complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the full text of Amendment No. 4, which is filed as Exhibit 10.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and incorporated into this Item 1.01 by reference.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
Amendment No. 4, dated as of April 24, 2020, to the Second Amended and Restated Credit Agreement, dated as of March 8, 2018, among CNX Resources Corporation, the guarantors party thereto, the lenders party thereto, JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., as syndication agent, and PNC Bank, National Association, as administrative agent and collateral agent.
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|#||Confidential treatment has been requested for portions of this exhibit. Omissions are designated with brackets containing asterisks.|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
CNX RESOURCES CORPORATION
/s/ Donald W. Rush
Donald W. Rush
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President
Dated: April 28, 2020