DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Matador Resources Company (NYSE: MTDR) (“Matador”) today reported that, effective October 16, 2015, it amended its revolving credit facility to extend the maturity date from December 29, 2016 to October 16, 2020. In connection with the amendment, Matador’s lenders unanimously reaffirmed the borrowing base under the revolving credit facility at $375.0 million, and the maximum facility amount remained unchanged at $500.0 million.
Matador also announced today the results of its previously announced offering to exchange (the “Exchange Offer”) $400 million of its outstanding 6.875% Senior Notes due 2023, which were privately placed on April 14, 2015, for a like principal amount of 6.875% Senior Notes due 2023 that have been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”). As of 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on October 20, 2015, the expiration date for the Exchange Offer (the “Expiration Date”), holders of 100.0% of the principal amount of the outstanding notes had validly tendered pursuant to the terms of the Exchange Offer. The settlement of the Exchange Offer occurred on October 21, 2015.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to exchange nor a solicitation of an offer to exchange the original notes. The Exchange Offer was made only by the prospectus dated September 17, 2015, and only to such persons and in such jurisdictions as is permitted under applicable law.
About Matador Resources Company
Matador is an independent energy company engaged in the exploration, development, production and acquisition of oil and natural gas resources in the United States, with an emphasis on oil and natural gas shale and other unconventional plays. Its current operations are focused primarily on the Wolfcamp and Bone Spring plays in the Permian Basin in Southeast New Mexico and West Texas. Matador also operates in the oil and liquids-rich portion of the Eagle Ford shale play in South Texas and in the Haynesville shale and Cotton Valley plays in Northwest Louisiana and East Texas.
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