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Eleventh Amendment to Receivables Purchase Agreement, dated as of July 16, 2021, among TXU Energy Receivables Company LLC, as seller, TXU Energy Retail Company LLC, as servicer, Vistra Operations Company LLC, as performance guarantor, certain purchaser agents and purchasers named therein and Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, as administrator

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EX-4.2 2 vistra-20210930xex42.htm ELEVENTH AMENDMENT TO RECEIVABLES PURCHASE AGREEMENT Document

Exhibit 4.2
EXECUTION VERSION

ELEVENTH AMENDMENT TO RECEIVABLES PURCHASE AGREEMENT
This ELEVENTH AMENDMENT (this “Amendment”), dated as of July 16, 2021, is among TXU ENERGY RECEIVABLES COMPANY LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, as seller (the “Seller”), TXU ENERGY RETAIL COMPANY LLC, a Texas limited liability company (“TXU”), as servicer (in such capacity, together with its successors and permitted assigns in such capacity, the “Servicer”), CREDIT AGRICOLE CORPORATE AND INVESTMENT BANK, a national banking association (“CACIB”), as Administrator (in such capacity, together with its successors and permitted assigns in such capacity, the “Administrator”), the PURCHASERS and PURCHASER AGENTS from time to time party to the Agreement (the “Purchasers”) and VISTRA OPERATIONS COMPANY LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (“Vistra”), as Performance Guarantor. Capitalized terms used but not otherwise defined herein have the respective meanings assigned thereto in the Agreement (as defined below).

R E C I T A L S

WHEREAS, the parties hereto are parties to the Receivables Purchase Agreement, dated as of August 21, 2018 (as amended, restated, supplemented or otherwise modified through the date hereof, the “Agreement”); and

WHEREAS, the parties hereto desire to amend the Agreement as hereinafter set forth.

NOW, THEREFORE, for good and valuable consideration, the receipt and sufficiency of which are hereby acknowledged, the parties agree as follows:

A G R E E M E N T

SECTION 1. Amendments to the Agreement. The Agreement is hereby amended as follows:

1.1    Exhibit I of the Agreement is amended by adding the following new defined terms in alphabetical order:

“Subject Receivable” means any Receivable for which the related Obligor is identified in the Information Package as BP xxxx2224.

“Subject Receivables Holiday Period” means the period commencing on June 1, 2021 and ending on January 31, 2022.

1.2    The definition of “Days’ Sales Outstanding” set forth in Exhibit I of the Agreement is amended by adding the following proviso at the end thereof:




; provided, that each Subject Receivable shall be excluded from Days’ Sales Outstanding (and any calculation thereof) at any time of determination during the Subject Receivables Holiday Period.

1.3    The definition of “Default Ratio” set forth in Exhibit I of the Agreement is amended by adding the following proviso at the end thereof:

; provided, that each Subject Receivable shall be excluded from the Default Ratio (and any calculation thereof) at any time of determination during the Subject Receivables Holiday Period.

1.4    The definition of “Delinquency Ratio” set forth in Exhibit I of the Agreement is amended by adding the following proviso at the end thereof:

; provided, that each Subject Receivable shall be excluded from the Delinquency Ratio (and any calculation thereof) at any time of determination during the Subject Receivables Holiday Period.

1.5    The definition of “Dilution Horizon Ratio” set forth in Exhibit I of the Agreement is amended by adding the following proviso at the end thereof:

; provided, that each Subject Receivable shall be excluded from the Dilution Horizon Ratio (and any calculation thereof) at any time of determination during the Subject Receivables Holiday Period.

1.6    The definition of “Dilution Ratio” set forth in Exhibit I of the Agreement is amended by adding the following proviso at the end thereof:

; provided, that each Subject Receivable shall be excluded from the Dilution Ratio (and any calculation thereof) at any time of determination during the Subject Receivables Holiday Period.

1.7    The definition of “Eligible Receivable” set forth in Exhibit I of the Agreement is amended by (i) adding the parenthetical “(such percentage determined without regard to any Subject Receivable owing by such Obligor)” at the end of clause (p) thereof, (ii) deleting the word “and” at the end of clause (u) thereof, (iii) deleting the period “.” at the end of the final sentence of clause (u) thereof and substituting “; and” thereof and (iv) adding the following new clause (w):

(w)    that is not a Subject Receivable.


SECTION 2. Conditions to Effectiveness. This Amendment shall become effective as of the date hereof, provided that neither the Facility Termination Date nor a Termination Event or Unmatured Termination Event has occurred and subject to the condition precedent that the Administrator shall have received counterparts of this Amendment (whether by facsimile or otherwise) duly executed and dated as of the date hereof (or such other date satisfactory to the Administrator) by each of the parties hereto, in form and substance satisfactory to the Administrator.




SECTION 3. Representations and Warranties.

Each of the Seller and the Servicer, as applicable, hereby represents and warrants to each Purchaser, each Purchaser Agent and the Administrator as follows:

(a)Representations and Warranties. The representations and warranties contained in Exhibit III of the Agreement are true and correct as of the date hereof (unless stated to relate solely to an earlier date, in which case such representations or warranties were true and correct as of such earlier date).

(b)Enforceability. The execution and delivery by each of the Seller and the Servicer of this Amendment, and the performance of each of its obligations under this Amendment and the Agreement, as amended hereby, are (i) within each of its organizational powers and have been duly authorized by all necessary action on each of its parts, (ii) do not contravene or result in a default under or conflict with (A) its constitutional documents; (B) any law, rule or regulation applicable to it except where such contravention, default or conflict would not have a Material Adverse Effect; (C) any indenture, loan agreement, mortgage, deed of trust or other material agreement or instrument to which it is a party or by which it is bound; or (D) any order, writ, judgment, award, injunction or decree binding on or affecting it or any of its property; and (iii) do not result in or require the creation of any Adverse Claim upon or with respect to any of its properties except under the Transaction Documents. This Amendment and the Agreement, as amended hereby, are each of the Seller’s and the Servicer’s valid and legally binding obligations, enforceable in accordance with its terms.

(c)No Default. Immediately after giving effect to this Amendment and the transactions contemplated hereby and thereby, no Termination Event or Unmatured Termination Event exists or shall exist and the Purchased Interest shall not exceed 100%.

SECTION 4. Effect of Amendment; Ratification. Except as specifically amended hereby, the Agreement is hereby ratified and confirmed in all respects, and all of its provisions shall remain in full force and effect. After this Amendment becomes effective, all references in the Agreement (or in any other Transaction Document) to “the Receivables Purchase Agreement”, “this Agreement”, “hereof”, “herein”, or words of similar effect, in each case referring to the Agreement, shall be deemed to be references to the Agreement as amended hereby. This Amendment shall not be deemed to expressly or impliedly waive, amend, or supplement any provision of the Agreement other than as specifically set forth herein.

SECTION 5. Reaffirmation of Performance Guaranty. After giving effect to this Amendment and each of the other transactions contemplated hereby, all of the provisions of the Performance Guaranty shall remain in full force and effect and Vistra hereby ratifies and affirms the Performance Guaranty and acknowledges that the Performance Guaranty has continued and shall continue in full force and effect in accordance with its terms.

SECTION 6. Counterparts. This Amendment may be executed in any number of counterparts (including in PDF or similar electronic format by facsimile or e-mail transmission), each of which, when so executed, shall be deemed to be an original, and all of which, when taken together, shall constitute one and the same agreement.




SECTION 7. Governing Law. THIS AMENDMENT SHALL BE GOVERNED BY, AND CONSTRUED IN ACCORDANCE WITH, THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK (WITHOUT REFERENCE TO ITS CONFLICTS OF LAW PROVISIONS (OTHER THAN §5- 1401 AND §5-1402 OF THE NEW YORK GENERAL OBLIGATIONS LAW, WHICH SHALL APPLY HERETO).

SECTION 8. Section Headings. The various headings of this Amendment are inserted for convenience only and shall not affect the meaning or interpretation of this Amendment or the Agreement or any provision hereof or thereof.

SECTION 9. Successors and Assigns. This Amendment shall be binding upon and shall inure to the benefit of the parties hereto and their respective successors and assigns.

SECTION 10. Severability. If any one or more of the agreements, provisions or terms of this Amendment shall for any reason whatsoever be held invalid or unenforceable, then such agreements, provisions or terms shall be deemed severable from the remaining agreements, provisions and terms of this Amendment and shall in no way affect the validity or enforceability of the provisions of this Amendment or the Agreement.

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IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties have executed this Amendment as of the date first written above.

TXU ENERGY RECEIVABLES COMPANY LLC,
as Seller

By:    /s/ KRISTOPHER E. MOLDOVAN        
Name:    Kristopher E. Moldovan
Title:    Senior Vice President and Treasurer


TXU ENERGY RETAIL COMPANY LLC, in its
individual capacity and as Servicer

By:    /s/ KRISTOPHER E. MOLDOVAN        
Name:    Kristopher E. Moldovan
Title:    Senior Vice President and Treasurer


VISTRA OPERATIONS COMPANY LLC, as
Performance Guarantor

By:    /s/ KRISTOPHER E. MOLDOVAN        
Name:    Kristopher E. Moldovan
Title:    Senior Vice President and Treasurer






















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CREDIT AGRICOLE CORPORATE AND
INVESTMENT BANK, as Administrator

By:    /s/ KONSTANTINA KOURMPETIS
Name:    Konstantina Kourmpetis
Title:    Managing Director

By:    /s/ RICHARD MCBRIDE    
Name:    Richard McBride
Title:    Director


































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CACIB PURCHASER GROUP:

CREDIT AGRICOLE CORPORATE AND
INVESTMENT BANK, as Purchaser Agent

By:    /s/ KONSTANTINA KOURMPETIS
Name:    Konstantina Kourmpetis
Title:    Managing Director

By:    /s/ RICHARD MCBRIDE    
Name:    Richard McBride
Title:    Director


CREDIT AGRICOLE CORPORATE AND
INVESTMENT BANK, as Committed Purchaser

By:    /s/ KONSTANTINA KOURMPETIS
Name:    Konstantina Kourmpetis
Title:    Managing Director

By:    /s/ RICHARD MCBRIDE    
Name:    Richard McBride
Title:    Director


ATLANTIC ASSET SECURITIZATION LLC,
as Conduit Purchaser

By:    /s/ KONSTANTINA KOURMPETIS
Name:    Konstantina Kourmpetis
Title:    Managing Director


By:    /s/ RICHARD MCBRIDE    
Name:    Richard McBride
Title:    Director









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RBC PURCHASER GROUP:

ROYAL BANK OF CANADA, as Purchaser
Agent

By:    /s/ VERONICA L. GALLAGHER    
Name:    Veronica L. Gallagher
Title:    Authorized Signatory


ROYAL BANK OF CANADA, as Committed
Purchaser

By:    /s/ JANINE D. MARSINI        
Name:    Janine D. Marsini
Title:    Authorized Signatory

By:    /s/ VERONICA L. GALLAGHER    
Name:    Veronica L. Gallagher
Title:    Authorized Signatory


THUNDER BAY FUNDING, LLC,
as Conduit Purchaser

By:    /s/ JANINE D. MARSINI        
Name:    Janine D. Marsini
Title:    Authorized Signatory



















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MUFG PURCHASER GROUP:

MUFG BANK, LTD., as Purchaser Agent

By:    /s/ ERIC WILLIAMS    
Name:    Eric Williams
Title:    Managing Director


MUFG BANK, LTD., as Committed Purchaser

By:    /s/ ERIC WILLIAMS    
Name:    Eric Williams
Title:    Managing Director


GOTHAM FUNDING CORPORATION,
as Conduit Purchaser

By:    /s/ KEVIN J. CORRIGAN    
Name:    Kevin J. Corrigan    
Title:    Vice President    
















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