Iowa Sample Contracts

Athene Holding Ltd – FIRST AMENDMENT TO CREDIT AGREEMENT (February 27th, 2019)

This First Amendment to Credit Agreement, dated as of June 29, 2016 (this “Amendment”), is made by and among ATHENE HOLDING LTD., an exempted company incorporated under the laws of Bermuda (“AHL”), ATHENE LIFE RE LTD., an exempted company incorporated under the laws of Bermuda (“Athene Life Re”), ATHENE USA CORPORATION, an Iowa corporation (“AUSA”, together with AHL and Athene Life Re, collectively, the “Borrowers” and individually, each a “Borrower”), the Lenders party hereto, and CITIBANK, N.A., as administrative agent for the Lenders under the Credit Agreement defined below (in such capacity, the “Administrative Agent”).

Hni Corp – News Release (February 25th, 2019)

MUSCATINE, Iowa (February 25, 2019) – HNI Corporation (NYSE: HNI) today announced sales for the full year ended December 29, 2018 of $2,258 million and net income of $93 million. GAAP net income per diluted share was $2.11 compared to $2.00 in the prior year. Non-GAAP net income per diluted share was $2.41 compared to $1.97 in the prior year.

Green Plains Partners LP – THIRD AMENDMENT TO THE OMNIBUS AGREEMENT (February 20th, 2019)

This Third Amendment (this “Third Amendment”) to the Omnibus Agreement (as amended, the “Omnibus Agreement”) by and among Green Plains Inc., an Iowa corporation (“Green Plains”), Green Plains Partners LP, a Delaware limited partnership (the “Partnership”), Green Plains Holdings LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (the “General Partner”), and Green Plains Operating Company LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (the “Operating Company” and collectively with the Partnership and the General Partner, the “Partnership Parties”), is entered into on November 15, 2018, and dated  effective as of November 15, 2018.

United Fire Group Inc – United Fire Group, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End 2018 Results (February 20th, 2019)

United Fire Group, Inc. (the “Company” or "UFG") (Nasdaq: UFCS) today reported consolidated net loss, including net realized investment gains and losses, of $29.3 million ($1.17 per diluted share) for the three-month period ended December 31, 2018 (the "fourth quarter"), compared to consolidated net income of $46.0 million ($1.81 per diluted share) for the same period in 2017. For the year ended December 31, 2018 (the "full year"), consolidated net income, including investment gains and losses, was $27.7 million ($1.08 per diluted share) compared to $51.0 million ($1.99 per diluted share) for the same period in 2017.

Green Plains Partners LP – AMENDMENT NO. 3 TO OPERATIONAL SERVICES AND SECONDMENT AGREEMENT (February 20th, 2019)

THIS AMENDMENT NO. 3 TO OPERATIONAL SERVICES AND SECONDMENT AGREEMENT (this “Amendment”), is entered into and effective as of November 15, 2018 (the “Effective Date”), by and between Green Plains Inc., an Iowa corporation (“GPRE”) and Green Plains Holdings LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (“GP”).  GPRE and GP are sometimes herein referred to individually as a “Party” and collectively as the “Parties.”

Green Plains Inc. – THIRD AMENDMENT TO THE OMNIBUS AGREEMENT (February 20th, 2019)

This Third Amendment (this “Third Amendment”) to the Omnibus Agreement (as amended, the “Omnibus Agreement”) by and among Green Plains Inc., an Iowa corporation (“Green Plains”), Green Plains Partners LP, a Delaware limited partnership (the “Partnership”), Green Plains Holdings LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (the “General Partner”), and Green Plains Operating Company LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (the “Operating Company” and collectively with the Partnership and the General Partner, the “Partnership Parties”), is entered into on November 15, 2018, and dated  effective as of November 15, 2018.

Green Plains Inc. – AMENDMENT NO. 3 TO OPERATIONAL SERVICES AND SECONDMENT AGREEMENT (February 20th, 2019)

THIS AMENDMENT NO. 3 TO OPERATIONAL SERVICES AND SECONDMENT AGREEMENT (this “Amendment”), is entered into and effective as of November 15, 2018 (the “Effective Date”), by and between Green Plains Inc., an Iowa corporation (“GPRE”) and Green Plains Holdings LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (“GP”).  GPRE and GP are sometimes herein referred to individually as a “Party” and collectively as the “Parties.”

Winnebago Industries Inc – Subject to the other terms set forth herein, as of the Amendment No. 4 Effective Date, the Aggregate Commitment is $165,000,000. (d) The definition of “FCCR Test Period” set forth in Section 1.01 of the Credit Agreement is hereby amended to replace the figure “$12,500,000” with the figure “$16,500,000” each time such figure appears therein. (e) The definition of “Monthly Reporting Period” set forth in Section 1.01 of the Credit Agreement is hereby amended to replace the figure “$40,000,000” with the figure “$50,000,000”. (f) The definition of “Payment Condition” set forth in Section 1.01 of th (December 20th, 2018)
MEMBERS Life Insurance Co – DECLARED RATE ACCOUNT ALLOCATION OPTION ENDORSEMENT (December 19th, 2018)

This endorsement is part of the contract to which it is attached and it is effective upon the Contract Issue Date. Should any provision of this endorsement conflict with the contract, the provisions of this endorsement will prevail.

MEMBERS Life Insurance Co – GUARANTEED LIFETIME WITHDRAWAL BENEFIT RIDER (December 19th, 2018)

This Rider provides a guaranteed lifetime withdrawal benefit (“GLWB”) during the life of the Covered Person(s) while this Rider is in effect.

MEMBERS Life Insurance Co – CONTRACT NUMBER: [123456789] (December 19th, 2018)

This contract is issued to the Owner in consideration of the application and the Purchase Payment. MEMBERS Life Insurance Company will pay the benefits of this contract, subject to its terms and conditions, which will never be less than the amount required by the state law in which the contract is delivered.

RREEF Property Trust, Inc. – ENVIRONMENTAL INDEMNITY AGREEMENT (December 12th, 2018)

This Environmental Indemnity Agreement (this “Agreement”) is made as of the 6th day of December, 2018 (the “Effective Date”), by the Environmental Obligor, in favor of TRANSAMERICA PREMIER LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY, an Iowa corporation, and its successors and assigns (the “Lender”). The “Environmental Obligor” is RPT WALLINGFORD PLAZA, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (also referred to herein as the “Borrower”).

RREEF Property Trust, Inc. – SECURED PROMISSORY NOTE (December 12th, 2018)

FOR VALUE RECEIVED, the undersigned, RPT WALLINGFORD PLAZA, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (the “Borrower”), whose address is c/o DWS, RREEF Management LLC, 101 California Street, 24th Floor, San Francisco, California 94111, promises to pay Six Million Nine Hundred Fifty Thousand Dollars ($6,950,000), together with interest according to the terms of this Secured Promissory Note (this “Note”), to the order of TRANSAMERICA PREMIER LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY, an Iowa corporation (together with its successors and assigns, the “Lender”), whose address is c/o AEGON USA Realty Advisors, LLC, 6300 C Street SW, MS 3B-CR, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52499. Capitalized terms used but not defined in this Note shall have the meanings assigned to them in the Deed of Trust, as defined in Section 12 below.

Hni Corp – HNI Corporation 600 East Second Street, Muscatine, Iowa 52761, Tel 563 272 7400, Fax 563 272 7347, www.hnicorp.com News Release For Information Contact: Marshall H. Bridges, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (563) 272-7400 Jack D. Herring, Treasurer, Director of Finance and Investor Relations (563) 506-9783 HNI CORPORATION ANNOUNCES NEW CHAIRMAN OF BOARD OF DIRECTORS MUSCATINE, Iowa (November 7, 2018) – HNI Corporation (NYSE: HNI) announced today the retirement of Stan A. Askren from its Board of Directors effective December 31, 2018 and the election of Larry B. Porcellato to a (November 9th, 2018)
Jmp Group Llc – THIRD AMENDMENT TO OFFICE LEASE (November 9th, 2018)

THIS THIRD AMENDMENT TO OFFICE LEASE (this “Amendment”), dated as of October 31, 2018 (the “Effective Date”), is entered into by and between TRANSAMERICA PYRAMID PROPERTIES, LLC, an Iowa limited liability company (“Landlord”), and JMP GROUP INC., a Delaware corporation (“Tenant”). Capitalized terms used in this Amendment without definition shall have the meaning ascribed to such terms in the Lease (as defined below).

United Fire Group Inc – United Fire Group, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2018 Results (November 7th, 2018)

United Fire Group, Inc. (the "Company" or "UFG") (Nasdaq: UFCS) today reported consolidated net income, including net realized investment gains and losses and changes in the fair value of equity securities, of $11.1 million ($0.43 per diluted share) for the three-month period ended September 30, 2018 (the "third quarter"), compared to a consolidated net loss of $17.9 million ($0.72 per diluted share) for the same period in 2017. For the nine-month period ended September 30, 2018 ("year-to-date"), consolidated net income, including realized investment gains and losses and changes in the fair value of equity securities, was $57.0 million ($2.23 per diluted share), compared to $5.0 million ($0.20 per diluted share) for the same period in 2017.

Ipg Photonics Corp – IPG PHOTONICS ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE GENESIS SYSTEMS GROUP Genesis a leader in the integration of robotic welding and automation solutions (November 5th, 2018)

OXFORD, Mass. – November 5, 2018 - IPG Photonics Corporation (NASDAQ: IPGP) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately held Genesis Systems Group (Genesis), a leader in the integration of robotic welding and automation solutions. The transaction has been approved by the Board of Directors of each company. Subject to satisfaction of customary closing conditions, including regulatory approval, the transaction is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2018.

Symetra Life Insurance Co – UNDERWRITING AGREEMENT (October 31st, 2018)

THIS AGREEMENT, is entered into on this [DAY] day of [MONTH], [YEAR] (“Effective Date”) [NOTE: THIS SHOULD BE THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF REGISTRATION STATEMENT], by and among SYMETRA LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY (“Symetra Life”), a life insurance company organized under the laws of the State of Iowa, and SYMETRA SECURITIES, INC. ("Underwriter"), a corporation organized under the laws of the State of Washington.

Hyster-Yale Materials Handling, Inc. – FIRST AMENDED AND RESTATED GUARANTY AGREEMENT (October 30th, 2018)

THIS FIRST AMENDED AND RESTATED GUARANTY AGREEMENT (this “Guaranty”) is dated as of September 17, 2018, by HYSTER-YALE MATERIALS HANDLING, INC., a Delaware corporation having an address at 5875 Landerbrook Dr., Suite 300, Cleveland, OH 44124 (“Guarantor”), in favor of WELLS FARGO FINANCIAL LEASING, INC. (“Beneficiary”) an Iowa corporation having an address at 5000 Riverside Drive, Suite 300E, Irving, TX 75039.

Hyster-Yale Materials Handling, Inc. – SECOND AMENDED AND RESTATED RECOURSE AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT (October 30th, 2018)

THIS SECOND AMENDED AND RESTATED RECOURSE AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT (“Agreement”), dated September 17, 2018 (the “Restatement Effective Date”) is by and among WELLS FARGO FINANCIAL LEASING, INC., an Iowa corporation with offices at 5000 Riverside Dr., Ste. 300E, Irving, TX 75039 (“Wells Fargo”), HYG FINANCIAL SERVICES, INC., a Delaware corporation with offices at 5000 Riverside Dr., Ste. 300E, Irving, TX 75039 (“HYGFS”), and HYSTER-YALE GROUP, INC., a Delaware corporation with offices at 5875 Landerbrook Drive, Mayfield Heights, OH 44124 (“Hyster-Yale”).

Emc Insurance Group Inc – EMC Insurance Companies® Enters into an Agreement with Safeco Insurance® for Transition of Personal Lines Business (October 29th, 2018)

This agreement is a result of Des Moines-based EMC making a strategic decision to dedicate more time and resources to its commercial, reinsurance and life businesses across 43 states, which accounts for more than 90 percent of the company’s current premiums. The agreement with Safeco will also allow EMC to provide a smooth transition for personal lines policyholders, and the independent agents in 23 states they currently utilize to sell and service personal lines policies.

Hni Corp – News Release (October 22nd, 2018)

MUSCATINE, Iowa (October 22, 2018) – HNI Corporation (NYSE: HNI) today announced sales for the third quarter ended September 29, 2018 of $611.1 million and net income of $39.9 million. GAAP net income per diluted share was $0.89 compared to $0.84 in the prior year. Non-GAAP net income per diluted share was $0.90 compared to $0.82 in the prior year. GAAP to non-GAAP reconciliations follow the financial statements in this release.

Lennox International Inc – Lennox International Reports Third Quarter Results (October 22nd, 2018)

Updating 2018 estimate for Iowa tornado impact on core business from approximately $100 million of revenue, $55 million of segment profit, and $1.05 of EPS with approximately one-third of impact in third quarter and two-thirds in fourth quarter to guidance of approximately $115 million of revenue, $65 million of segment profit, and $1.25 of EPS with approximately 40% of impact in third quarter and 60% in fourth quarter

Hypersolar, Inc. – CONTRACT (September 25th, 2018)

THIS AGREEMENT effective this 1st of June, 2018, by and between HyperSolar, Inc (hereafter referred to as “Sponsor”) and The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, a non-profit educational institution (hereinafter referred to as “University”).

S&W Seed Co – FOURTH AMENDMENT TO CONTRACT ALFALFA PRODUCTION SERVICES AGREEMENT (September 20th, 2018)

This Fourth Amendment to Contract Alfalfa Production Services Agreement (this "Amendment") is made this 2nd day of August, 2018, by and between Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc., an Iowa corporation ("Pioneer"), and S&W Seed Company, a Nevada corporation ("Contractor") Pioneer and Contractor are collectively referred to herein as the "Parties" and each individually as a "Party".

Great Western Bancorp, Inc. – Forward Looking Statements The materials posted may contain forward-looking statements, including guidance, involving significant risks and uncertainties, which will be identified by words such as "believe," "expect," "anticipate," "intend," "estimate," "should," "is likely," "will," "going forward" and other expressions that indicate future events and trends and may be followed by or reference cautionary statements. A number of factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking information. These factors are outlined in our most recent earnings press rel (August 30th, 2018)
Symetra Life Insurance Co – SYMETRA LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY SALES AGREEMENT FOR VARIABLE PRODUCTS AND REGISTERED INDEXED ANNUITY PRODUCTS (August 24th, 2018)

Agreement dated as of     , 20    ("Agreement"), by and among Symetra Life Insurance Company, an Iowa insurance company ("Symetra Life"), Symetra Securities, Inc., a Washington corporation ("SSI"), (together with SSI, "Symetra"), and ________________________________________,

MEMBERS Horizon Variable Separate Account – CONTRACT NUMBER: [123456789] (August 13th, 2018)

This contract is issued to the Owner in consideration of the application and the initial Purchase Payment. MEMBERS Life Insurance Company will pay the benefits of this contract, subject to its terms and conditions, which will never be less than the amount required by the state law in which the contract is delivered.

MEMBERS Horizon Variable Separate Account – CONTRACT NUMBER: [123456789] (August 13th, 2018)

This contract is issued to the Owner in consideration of the application and the initial Purchase Payment. MEMBERS Life Insurance Company will pay the benefits of this contract, subject to its terms and conditions, which will never be less than the amount required by the state law in which the contract is delivered.

MEMBERS Horizon Variable Separate Account – RETURN OF PURCHASE PAYMENT DEATH BENEFIT ENDORSEMENT (August 13th, 2018)

This endorsement is part of the contract to which it is attached. Should any provision of this endorsement conflict with the contract, the provisions of this endorsement will prevail.

American Equity Investment Life Holding Co – AWARD AGREEMENT (August 8th, 2018)

THIS RESTRICTED STOCK UNIT AWARD AGREEMENT (this “Agreement”), dated as of __________, 20__ (the “Date of Grant”), is made by and between American Equity Investment Life Holding Company, an Iowa corporation (the “Company”), and _______________ (the “Grantee”).

United Fire Group Inc – United Fire Group, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2018 Results (August 8th, 2018)

United Fire Group, Inc. (the "Company" or "UFG") (Nasdaq: UFCS) today reported consolidated net income, including net realized investment gains and losses and changes in the fair value of equity securities, of $0.2 million ($0.01 per diluted share) for the three-month period ended June 30, 2018 (the "second quarter"), compared to consolidated net income of $3.0 million ($0.12 per diluted share) for the same period in 2017. For the six-month period ended June 30, 2018 ("year-to-date"), consolidated net income, including realized investment gains and losses and changes in the fair value of equity securities, was $45.9 million ($1.80 per diluted share), compared to $22.9 million ($0.89 per diluted share) for the same period in 2017.

Hni Corp – meeting, which request shall be in proper form and delivered to, or mailed and received by, the Secretary of the Corporation at the principal executive offices of the Corporation. (c) To be in proper form for purposes of this Section 2.02, a request by a shareholder for the Board of Directors to fix a record date shall set forth the information required under Subsections 2.16(a)(2)(i)-(iv) in a shareholder’s notice of nomination or other business to be brought before a meeting of shareholders. (d) Within ten (10) days after receipt of a request to fix a record date in compliance with this Sect (August 7th, 2018)
Hni Corp – SECOND AMENDED AND RESTATED BY-LAWS OF HNI CORPORATION Adopted on September 7, 1960. Amended and Restated on August 5, 2014.7, 2018. ARTICLE 1. OFFICES AND PLACES OF BUSINESS Section 1.01. Principal Place of Business. The Corporation’s principal place of business will be located in the place, in or out of the State of Iowa, fixed by or under authority granted by the Board of Directors from time to time. Section 1.02. Registered Office. The Corporation’s registered office required by the Iowa Business Corporation Act to be maintained in the State of Iowa may be, but need not be, the same as its (August 7th, 2018)
Emc Insurance Group Inc – FIRST AMENDED INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT AGREEMENT (August 7th, 2018)

THIS FIRST AMENDED INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT AGREEMENT (the “Agreement”), effective January 1, 2018, is entered into by and between Employers Mutual Casualty Company, an Iowa corporation (hereinafter referred to as “EMCC”), and