SEC Form 4
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Benefit Street Partners LLC

(Last) (First) (Middle)
9 WEST 57TH STREET, SUITE 4920

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10019

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
Berry Petroleum Corp [ BRY ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
X Director X 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
03/13/2019
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
Form filed by One Reporting Person
X Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock 03/05/2019 J(1) V 58,372(1) A (1) 2,859,644 I By BSP Berry Credit Alpha 1 L.L.C.(2)(3)
Common Stock 03/05/2019 J(1) V 41,410(1) A (1) 2,028,638 I By BSP Berry Credit Alpha 2 L.L.C.(2)(3)
Common Stock 03/05/2019 J(1) V 65,188(1) A (1) 3,193,538 I By Providence Debt Fund III L.P.(2)(3)
Common Stock 03/05/2019 J(1) V 34,715(1) A (1) 1,700,678 I By BSP Berry DF3 3 LLC(2)(3)
Common Stock 03/05/2019 J(1) V 9,069(1) A (1) 444,302 I By SEI Institutional Investments Trust - High Yield Bond Fund(2)(3)
Common Stock 03/05/2019 J(1) V 6,745(1) A (1) 330,509 I By SEI Institutional Managed Trust - High Yield Bond Fund(2)(3)
Common Stock 03/05/2019 J(1) V 3,423(1) A (1) 167,757 I By SEI Global Master Fund plc - The SEI High Yield Fixed Income Fund(2)(3)
Common Stock 03/05/2019 J(1) V 1,575(1) A (1) 77,223 I By U.S. High Yield Bond Fund(2)(3)
Common Stock 03/05/2019 J(1) V 29,380(1) A (1) 1,846,227 I By BSP Berry Special Situations 3 LLC(2)(3)
Common Stock 03/05/2019 J(1) V 39,348(1) A (1) 1,974,368 I By BSP Berry SEI 2 LLC(2)(3)
Common Stock 03/05/2019 J(1) V 1,674(1) A (1) 76,512 I By Blackrock Strategic Funds(2)(3)
Common Stock 03/13/2019 S 76,512 D $11.59 0 I By Blackrock Strategic Funds(2)(3)
Common Stock 03/05/2019 J(1) V 64,039(1) A (1) 2,926,153 I By BSP Berry PECM LLC(2)(3)
Common Stock 03/05/2019 J(1) V 16,221(1) A (1) 1,019,301 I By BSP Special Situations Master A L.P.(2)(3)
Common Stock 315,000 I By Hampshire Credit Alpha Master Fund LP(2)(3)
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Benefit Street Partners LLC

(Last) (First) (Middle)
9 WEST 57TH STREET, SUITE 4920

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10019

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Gahan Thomas

(Last) (First) (Middle)
9 WEST 57TH STREET, SUITE 4920

(Street)
NEW YORK NY 10019

(City) (State) (Zip)
Explanation of Responses:
1. Represents shares acquired in connection with the settlement of general unsecured claims, exempt pursuant to Section 16(b) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, as an acquisition in good faith in connection with a debt previously contracted.
2. The reported shares are held in the respective quantities indicated by BSP Berry Credit Alpha 1 L.L.C., BSP Berry Credit Alpha 2 L.L.C., Providence Debt Fund III L.P., BSP Berry DF3 3 LLC, SEI Institutional Investments Trust - High Yield Bond Fund, SEI Institutional Managed Trust - High Yield Bond Fund, SEI Global Master Fund plc - The High Yield Fixed Income Fund, U.S. High Yield Bond Fund, BSP Special Situations Master A L.P., BSP Berry Special Situations 3 LLC, BSP Berry SEI 2 LLC, Blackrock Strategic Funds, BSP Berry PECM LLC and Hampshire Credit Alpha Master Fund LP (collectively, the "BSP Funds"). Benefit Street Partners L.L.C. ("BSP") serves as the investment adviser to each of the BSP Funds. Mr. Gahan controls BSP through his indirect ownership of membership interests of BSP and as Chief Executive Officer of BSP's sole managing member (continued in footnote 3).
3. (continued from footnote 2) As a result, each of BSP and Mr. Gahan may be deemed to beneficially own the securities held by each of the BSP Funds. Each reporting person disclaims beneficial ownership of these securities, except to the extent of its or his pecuniary interest therein, and this report shall not be deemed an admission that the reporting person is the beneficial owner of the securities for purposes of Section 16 or for any other purpose. Pursuant to a stockholders agreement between Berry Petroleum Corporation (the "Issuer") and certain holders party thereto, BSP has the right to designate a director to the Issuer's board of directors. Brent S. Buckley currently serves as BSP's designee.
/s/ Alexander McMillan, Authorized Signatory, Benefit Street Partners L.L.C. 03/15/2019
/s/ Thomas J. Gahan 03/15/2019
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