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Exhibit 25.1

 

 

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

 

FORM T-1

 

 

STATEMENT OF ELIGIBILITY

UNDER THE TRUST INDENTURE ACT OF 1939

OF A CORPORATION DESIGNATED TO ACT AS TRUSTEE

 

 

 

CHECK IF AN APPLICATION TO DETERMINE ELIGIBILITY OF A TRUSTEE PURSUANT TO SECTION 305(b) (2)

 

 

WELLS FARGO BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION

(Exact name of trustee as specified in its charter)

 

 

 

A National Banking Association   94-1347393

(Jurisdiction of incorporation or
organization if not a U.S. national bank)

  (I.R.S. Employer
Identification No.)

 

101 North Phillips Avenue

Sioux Falls, South Dakota

  57104
(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip code)

Wells Fargo & Company

Law Department, Trust Section

MAC N9305-175

Sixth Street and Marquette Avenue, 17th Floor

Minneapolis, Minnesota 55479

(612) 667-4608

(Name, address and telephone number of agent for service)

 

 

NOBLE ENERGY, INC.

(Exact name of obligor as specified in its charter)

 

 

 

Delaware   73-0785597

(State or other jurisdiction of

incorporation or organization)

  (I.R.S. Employer
Identification No.)

 

1001 Noble Energy Way

Houston, Texas

  77070
(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip code)

 

 

Debt Securities

(Title of the indenture securities)

 

 

 


Item 1. General Information. Furnish the following information as to the trustee:

 

  (a)

Name and address of each examining or supervising authority to which it is subject.

Comptroller of the Currency

Treasury Department

Washington, D.C.

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

Washington, D.C.

Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

San Francisco, California 94120

 

  (b)

Whether it is authorized to exercise corporate trust powers.

The trustee is authorized to exercise corporate trust powers.

Item 2. Affiliations with Obligor. If the obligor is an affiliate of the trustee, describe each such affiliation.

None with respect to the trustee.

No responses are included for Items 3-14 of this Form T-1 because the obligor is not in default as provided under Item 13.

Item 15. Foreign Trustee. Not applicable.

Item 16. List of Exhibits. List below all exhibits filed as a part of this Statement of Eligibility.

 

Exhibit 1.    A copy of the Articles of Association of the trustee now in effect.*
Exhibit 2.    A copy of the Comptroller of the Currency Certificate of Corporate Existence and Fiduciary Powers for Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, dated June 27, 2012.**
Exhibit 3.    A copy of the Comptroller of the Currency Certification of Fiduciary Powers for Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, dated December 21, 2011.**
Exhibit 4.    Copy of By-laws of the trustee as now in effect.***
Exhibit 5.    Not applicable.
Exhibit 6.    The consent of the trustee required by Section 321(b) of the Act.
Exhibit 7.    A copy of the latest report of condition of the trustee published pursuant to law or the requirements of its supervising or examining authority.
Exhibit 8.    Not applicable.
Exhibit 9.    Not applicable.


 

*

Incorporated by reference to the exhibit of the same number to the trustee’s Form T-1 filed as exhibit 25 to the Form S-4 dated December 30, 2005 of file number 333-130784-06.

**

Incorporated by reference to the exhibit of the same number to the trustee’s Form T-1 filed as exhibit 25 to the Form S-3 dated January 23, 2013 of file number 333-186155.

***

Incorporated by reference to the exhibit of the same number to the trustee’s Form T-1 filed as exhibit 25 to the Form S-4 dated May 26, 2005 of file number 333-125274.


SIGNATURE

Pursuant to the requirements of the Trust Indenture Act of 1939, as amended, the trustee, Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, a national banking association organized and existing under the laws of the United States of America, has duly caused this statement of eligibility to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized, all in the City of Dallas and State of Texas on the 19th day of February, 2019.

 

  WELLS FARGO BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION
 

 

LOGO

  Vice President


EXHIBIT 6

February 19, 2019

Securities and Exchange Commission

Washington, D.C. 20549

Gentlemen:

In accordance with Section 321(b) of the Trust Indenture Act of 1939, as amended, the undersigned hereby consents that reports of examination of the undersigned made by Federal, State, Territorial, or District authorities authorized to make such examination may be furnished by such authorities to the Securities and Exchange Commission upon its request therefor.

 

Very truly yours,
WELLS FARGO BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION
 

 

LOGO

  Vice President


Exhibit 7

Consolidated Report of Condition of

Wells Fargo Bank National Association

of 101 North Phillips Avenue, Sioux Falls, SD 57104

And Foreign and Domestic Subsidiaries,

at the close of business December 31, 2018, filed in accordance with 12 U.S.C. §161 for National Banks.

 

 

            Dollar Amounts  
            In Millions  

ASSETS

     

Cash and balances due from depository institutions:

     

Noninterest-bearing balances and currency and coin

      $ 22,427  

Interest-bearing balances

        149,483  

Securities:

     

Held-to-maturity securities

        144,679  

Available-for-sale securities

        255,037  

Equity Securities with readily determinable fair value not held for trading

        79  

 

Federal funds sold and securities purchased under agreements to resell:

     

Federal funds sold in domestic offices

        114  

Securities purchased under agreements to resell

        41,906  

Loans and lease financing receivables:

     

Loans and leases held for sale

        7,833  

Loans and leases, net of unearned income

     923,885     

LESS: Allowance for loan and lease losses

     9,504     

Loans and leases, net of unearned income and allowance

        914,381  

Trading Assets

        40,722  

Premises and fixed assets (including capitalized leases)

        7,982  

Other real estate owned

        457  

Investments in unconsolidated subsidiaries and associated companies

        12,863  

Direct and indirect investments in real estate ventures

        229  

Intangible assets

        39,280  

Other assets

        51,879  
     

 

 

 

Total assets

      $ 1,689,351  
     

 

 

 

LIABILITIES

     

Deposits:

     

In domestic offices

      $ 1,282,404  

Noninterest-bearing

     399,731     

Interest-bearing

     882,673     

In foreign offices, Edge and Agreement subsidiaries, and IBFs

        59,567  

Noninterest-bearing

     1,084     

Interest-bearing

     58,483     

Federal funds purchased and securities sold under agreements to repurchase:

     

Federal funds purchased in domestic offices

        6,516  

Securities sold under agreements to repurchase

        5,959  


            Dollar Amounts  
            In Millions  

Trading liabilities

                             11,537  

Other borrowed money (includes mortgage indebtedness and obligations under capitalized leases)

        115,522  

Subordinated notes and debentures

        11,751  

Other liabilities

        30,852  
     

 

 

 

Total liabilities

      $ 1,524,108  

EQUITY CAPITAL

     

Perpetual preferred stock and related surplus

        0  

Common stock

        519  

Surplus (exclude all surplus related to preferred stock)

        114,541  

Retained earnings

        53,527  

Accumulated other comprehensive income

        -3,686  

Other equity capital components

        0  
     

 

 

 

Total bank equity capital

        164,901  

Noncontrolling (minority) interests in consolidated subsidiaries

        342  
     

 

 

 

Total equity capital

        165,243  
     

 

 

 

Total liabilities, and equity capital

      $ 1,689,351  
     

 

 

 

I, John R. Shrewsberry, Sr. EVP & CFO of the above-named bank do hereby declare that this Report of Condition has been prepared in conformance with the instructions issued by the appropriate Federal regulatory authority and is true to the best of my knowledge and belief.

                John R. Shrewsberry

                Sr. EVP & CFO

We, the undersigned directors, attest to the correctness of this Report of Condition and declare that it has been examined by us and to the best of our knowledge and belief has been prepared in conformance with the instructions issued by the appropriate Federal regulatory authority and is true and correct.

Directors

Enrique Hernandez, Jr

Federico F. Pena

James Quigley