EX-4.4 2 d605035dex44.htm EX-4.4 EX-4.4

Exhibit 4.4

ELEVENTH SUPPLEMENTAL INDENTURE

THIS ELEVENTH SUPPLEMENTAL INDENTURE (this Supplemental Indenture”), dated as of January 25, 2017, is by and among (i) Concho Resources Inc., a Delaware corporation (the Company), (ii) Mongoose Minerals LLC (the “New Subsidiary Guarantor”), a Delaware limited liability company and a subsidiary of the Company, (iii) the existing Subsidiary Guarantors (as defined in the Indenture referred to herein) and (iv) Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, as trustee under the Indenture referred to herein (the “Trustee”). The New Subsidiary Guarantor and the existing Subsidiary Guarantors are sometimes referred to collectively herein as the “Subsidiary Guarantors,” or individually as a “Subsidiary Guarantor.”

W I T N E S S E T H

WHEREAS, the Company and the existing Subsidiary Guarantors have heretofore executed and delivered to the Trustee an indenture, dated as of September 18, 2009, and a Tenth Supplemental Indenture (herein so called) dated as of December 28, 2016 relating to the 4.375% Senior Notes due 2025 (the “Securities”) of the Company;

WHEREAS, Section 1117 of the Tenth Supplemental Indenture obligates the Company to cause certain Restricted Subsidiaries to become Subsidiary Guarantors by executing a supplemental indenture as provided in such Section; and

WHEREAS, pursuant to Section 1001 of the Tenth Supplemental Indenture, the Company, the Subsidiary Guarantors and the Trustee are authorized to execute and deliver this Supplemental Indenture to amend or supplement the Indenture without the consent of any Holder;

NOW THEREFORE, to comply with the provisions of the Tenth Supplemental Indenture and in consideration of the foregoing and for other good and valuable consideration, the receipt of which is hereby acknowledged, the New Subsidiary Guarantor, the other Subsidiary Guarantors, the Company and the Trustee mutually covenant and agree for the equal and ratable benefit of the Holders of the Securities as follows:

1. CAPITALIZED TERMS. Capitalized terms used herein without definition shall have the meanings assigned to them in the Tenth Supplemental Indenture.

2. AGREEMENT TO GUARANTEE. The New Subsidiary Guarantor hereby agrees, jointly and severally, with all other Subsidiary Guarantors, to fully and unconditionally Guarantee to each Holder and to the Trustee the Obligations, to the extent set forth in Article Sixteen of the Tenth Supplemental Indenture and subject to the provisions thereof. The obligations of the Subsidiary Guarantors to the Holders of Securities and to the Trustee pursuant to the Subsidiary Guarantees and the Indenture are expressly set forth in Article Sixteen of the Tenth Supplemental Indenture and reference is hereby made to such Article for the precise terms of the Subsidiary Guarantees.

3. NEW YORK LAW TO GOVERN. THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK SHALL GOVERN AND BE USED TO CONSTRUE AND ENFORCE THIS SUPPLEMENTAL INDENTURE.

4. COUNTERPARTS. The parties may sign any number of copies of this Supplemental Indenture. Each signed copy shall be an original, but all of them together represent the same agreement.


This Supplemental Indenture may be executed in multiple counterparts which, when taken together, shall constitute one instrument.

5. EFFECT OF HEADINGS. The Section headings herein are for convenience only and shall not affect the construction hereof.

6. THE TRUSTEE. Except as otherwise expressly provided herein, no duties, responsibilities or liabilities are assumed, or shall be construed to be assumed, by the Trustee by reason of this Supplemental Indenture. This Supplemental Indenture is executed and accepted by the Trustee subject to all the terms and conditions set forth in the Indenture with the same force and effect as if those terms and conditions were repeated at length herein and made applicable to the Trustee with respect hereto.

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IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties hereto have caused this Supplemental Indenture to be duly executed and attested, all as of the date first above written.

 

MONGOOSE MINERALS LLC
By:   /s/ Jack F. Harper
Name:   Jack F. Harper
Title:  

Executive Vice President and

Chief Financial Officer

COG HOLDINGS LLC
COG OPERATING LLC
COG PRODUCTION LLC
COG REALTY LLC
CONCHO OIL & GAS LLC
DELAWARE RIVER SWD LLC
QUAIL RANCH LLC
COG ACREAGE LP
By:  

COG Production LLC,

its General Partner

By:   /s/ Jack F. Harper
Name:   Jack F. Harper
Title:  

Executive Vice President and

Chief Financial Officer

CONCHO RESOURCES INC.
By:   /s/ Jack F. Harper
Name:   Jack F. Harper
Title:  

Executive Vice President and

Chief Financial Officer

WELLS FARGO BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, as Trustee
By:  

/s/ John Stohlmann

  Authorized Signatory

SIGNATURE PAGE TO ELEVENTH SUPPLEMENTAL INDENTURE