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): November 28, 2018
GULFPORT ENERGY CORPORATION
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|3001 Quail Springs Parkway|
|Oklahoma City, Oklahoma||73134|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip code)|
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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|Item 1.01.|| |
Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.
Amendment to Credit Facility
On November 28, 2018, Gulfport Energy Corporation, as borrower (the Borrower), entered into a thirteenth amendment (the Thirteenth Amendment) to the Amended and Restated Credit Agreement, dated as of December 27, 2013, as amended to the date hereof, with The Bank of Nova Scotia, as administrative agent, and the lenders party thereto.
The Thirteenth Amendment increases the Borrowers flexibility to purchase, redeem or otherwise acquire equity interests of the Borrower, subject to certain conditions described in the Thirteenth Amendment. Additionally, the borrowing base was reaffirmed at $1.4 billion, and the Borrowers elected commitment amount remained at $1.0 billion.
The preceding summary of the Thirteenth Amendment is qualified in its entirety by reference to the full text of such amendment, a copy of which is attached as Exhibit 10.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and incorporated herein by reference.
|Item 2.03.|| |
Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant.
The information set forth in Item 1.01 above with respect to the Thirteenth Amendment is incorporated herein by reference, as applicable.
|Item 9.01.|| |
Financial Statements and Exhibits
|10.1||Thirteenth Amendment to the Amended and Restated Credit Agreement, dated as of November 28, 2018, between Gulfport Energy Corporation, as Borrower, The Bank of Nova Scotia, as Administrative Agent and the lenders party thereto.|
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 thereunto duly authorized.
|GULFPORT ENERGY CORPORATION|
|Date: December 4, 2018||By:|
|Chief Financial Officer|