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): March 20, 2019
Riviera Resources, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant specified in its charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
600 Travis Street, Suite 1700
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(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation Under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement
On March 20, 2019, in connection with the closing of the transactions contemplated by the previously announced Purchase and Sale Agreement, dated as of March 8, 2019, between Riviera Upstream, LLC (Riviera Upstream), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Riviera Resources, Inc. (the Company), and Mayzure, LLC (Mayzure), a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company, providing for the sale by Riviera Upstream of limited term overriding royalty interests (the VPP) in helium produced from certain long-lived wells in the Hugoton Basin in the State of Kansas, Mayzure issued 5.16% senior secured notes in the amount of approximately $82 million, expected to be satisfied in third quarter 2026 (the Notes), secured by the VPP. In consideration for the VPP, Mayzure distributed the proceeds of the Notes (less closing costs) to the Company at closing. Neither the Company nor any of its subsidiaries, other than Mayzure, have guaranteed the Notes.
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.
|Dated: March 21, 2019||RIVIERA RESOURCES, INC.|
|By:||/s/ David B. Rottino|
|Name:||David B. Rottino|
|Title:||President and Chief Executive Officer|