FORT WORTH, Texas, Dec. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Atlas Resource Partners, L.P. (NYSE: ARP) (“ARP“) announced today that the Issuers (as defined below) have extended the consent solicitation with respect to certain proposed amendments to the indenture governing the 7.75% Senior Notes due 2021 (the “7.75% Notes”) (CUSIP 049296AC0) issued by Atlas Resource Partners Holdings, LLC and Atlas Resource Finance Corporation (each individually an “Issuer” and together the “Issuers”) and guaranteed by ARP and certain subsidiary guarantors, that the Issuers commenced on December 10, 2015 (the “7.75% Notes Consent Solicitation”) for holders of record as of December 9, 2015. In order to allow for the Christmas holiday, the 7.75% Notes Consent Solicitation will now expire at 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on Tuesday, December 29, 2015, unless further extended. Except as modified by this press release, the terms and conditions of the 7.75% Notes Consent Solicitation remain unchanged, and holders of the 7.75% Notes should refer to the Issuers’ Consent Solicitation Statement, dated December 10, 2015 for more information regarding the 7.75% Notes Consent Solicitation. Currently, $375,000,000 in aggregate principal amount of the 7.75% Notes is outstanding. As of 5:00 p.m. New York City time, on Tuesday, December 22, 2015, ARP had received consents to the proposed amendments from holders of approximately 46% of the aggregate principal amount of the outstanding 7.75% Notes, including holders whom ARP believe to be five of the six largest institutional holders.
The Solicitation Agent in connection with the consent solicitation is Wells Fargo Securities, LLC. Questions regarding the consent solicitations may be directed to Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Attention: Liability Management Group at (866) 309-6316 (toll free) or (704) 410-4760 (collect). D.F. King & Co., Inc. is serving as Information Agent and Tabulation Agent in connection with the consent solicitation. Requests for assistance in delivering consents or for additional copies of the consent solicitation statement should be directed to the Information Agent at (800) 814-9324 (toll free) or (212) 269-5550 (banks and brokers) (collect).