AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT Dated as of June 30, 2017 by and Among LINCOLN ELECTRIC HOLDINGS, INC., and Certain of Its Subsidiaries, as Borrowers THE FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS PARTY THERETO, as Lenders KEYBANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, in Its Capacities as Letter of Credit Issuer and Administrative Agent for the Lenders (July 6th, 2017)
Amendment No. 4 to the Lincoln Electric Company Employee Savings Plan (As Amended and Restated Effective January 1, 2010) (April 24th, 2015)
First Amendment to Amended and Restated Credit Agreement (September 17th, 2014)
This FIRST AMENDMENT TO AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT (this First Amendment) is made and entered into as of the 12th day of September, 2014, by and among:
December 14, 2006 (February 22nd, 2007)
Reference is made to that certain Amended and Restated Note Purchase and Private Shelf Agreement dated as of April 30, 2002 among Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc., an Ohio corporation (Holdings) and The Lincoln Electric Company, an Ohio corporation (the Company, and, together with Holdings hereinafter referred to individually as an Obligor and collectively as the Obligors), The Prudential Insurance Company of America and each Prudential Affiliate which may become a party thereto in accordance with the terms thereof, pursuant to which the Obligors issued and sold and Prudential purchased the Obligors 8.73% senior Notes. The Obligors 8.73% senior Notes matured on November 26, 2003. Currently, there are no Shelf Notes outstanding under the Agreement. The parties hereto wish to extend the Issuance Period and to amend the Agreement in certain other respects. Capitalized terms used herein and not otherwise defined herein shall have the meanings assigned to such terms in the Agreement.