Fitch means Fitch Ratings Ltd. and its successors.
Global Notes means each Senior Note in global form issued in accordance with the Indenture and this Third Supplemental Indenture.
Independent Investment Banker means one of the Reference Treasury Dealers or their respective successors, as may be appointed from time to time by the Company; provided, however, that if any of the foregoing ceases to be a Primary Treasury Dealer, the Company may substitute another Primary Treasury Dealer therefor.
Indenture has the meaning set forth in the Recitals.
Investment Grade means a rating of BBB- or better by Fitch (or its equivalent under any successor Rating Categories of Fitch); a rating of Baa3 or better by Moodys (or its equivalent under any successor Rating Categories of Moodys); and a rating of BBB- or better by S&P (or its equivalent under any successor Rating Categories of S&P); or the equivalent investment grade credit rating from any additional Rating Agency or Rating Agencies selected by the Company.
Moodys means Moodys Investors Service Inc. and its successors.
Optional Redemption Discount Rate means a discount rate equal to the Treasury Rate plus 25 basis points.
Par Redemption Date means July 30, 2029.
Participant means members of, or participants in, the Depositary.
Primary Treasury Dealer means a primary United States government securities dealer in the United States of America.
Rating Agency means each of Fitch, Moodys and S&P, so long as such entity makes a rating of the Senior Notes publicly available; provided, however, if any of Fitch, Moodys or S&P ceases to rate the Senior Notes or fails to make a rating of the Senior Notes publicly available for reasons outside of the control of the Company, the Company shall be allowed to designate a nationally recognized statistical rating organization within the meaning of Section 3(a)(62) of the Exchange Act (as certified by a resolution of the Board of Directors of the Company) as a replacement agency for the agency that ceased to make such a rating publicly available. For the avoidance of doubt, failure by the Company to pay rating agency fees to make a rating of the Senior Notes shall not be a reason outside of the control of the Company for the purposes of the preceding sentence.
Rating Category means (i) with respect to S&P, any of the following categories: AAA, AA, A, BBB, BB, B, CCC, CC, C and D (or equivalent successor categories); (ii) with respect to Moodys, any of the following categories: Aaa, Aa, A, Baa, Ba, B, Caa, Ca, C and D (or equivalent successor categories); (iii) with respect to Fitch, any of the following categories: AAA, AA, A, BBB, BB, B, CCC, CC, C and D (or equivalent successor categories); and (iv) the equivalent of any such category of S&P, Moodys or Fitch used by another Rating Agency. In