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) May 11, 2021
AXALTA COATING SYSTEMS LTD.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
Two Commerce Square, 2001 Market Street, Suite 3600, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
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(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Common Shares, $1.00 par value||AXTA||New York Stock Exchange|
|(Title of class)||(Trading symbol)||(Exchange on which registered)|
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Item 1.01. Entry Into a Material Definitive Agreement.
On May 11, 2021, Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (the “Company”), Axalta Coating Systems Dutch Holding B B.V. and Axalta Coating Systems U.S. Holdings, Inc. (together, the “Borrowers”), Axalta Coating Systems U.S., Inc., certain lenders party thereto and Barclays Bank PLC, as administrative agent and collateral agent, entered into the Tenth Amendment (“Amendment No. 10”) to the Credit Agreement, dated as of February 1, 2013, among the Borrowers, the guarantors party thereto, the lenders from time to time party thereto and Barclays Bank PLC, as administrative agent and collateral agent (as amended, the “Credit Agreement”). Amendment No. 10 amended the Credit Agreement to, among other things, increase commitments available pursuant to the revolving credit facility from $400.0 million to $550.0 million and extend the maturity of the revolving credit facility to May 11, 2026, provided that such date will be accelerated in certain circumstances as set forth in Amendment No. 10.
A copy of Amendment No. 10 is attached hereto as Exhibit 10.1 and is incorporated by reference herein. The foregoing description of Amendment No. 10 does not purport to be complete and is subject to, and qualified in its entirety by, the full text of Amendment No. 10.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|Exhibit No.|| ||Description|
|10.1*|Tenth Amendment to Credit Agreement, dated as of May 11, 2021, among Axalta Coating Systems Ltd., Axalta Coating Systems Dutch Holding B B.V., Axalta Coating Systems U.S. Holdings, Inc., Axalta Coating Systems U.S., Inc., certain lenders party thereto and Barclays Bank PLC, as administrative agent and collateral agent.
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* Certain of the exhibits and schedules to this Exhibit have been omitted in accordance with Regulation S-K Item 601(a)(5). The Company agrees to furnish a copy of all omitted exhibits and schedules to the SEC upon its request.
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.
|AXALTA COATING SYSTEMS LTD.|
|Date:||May 12, 2021||By:||/s/ Sean M. Lannon|
|Sean M. Lannon|
|Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer|