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) December 18, 2015
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
100 Benefitfocus Way, Charleston, South Carolina 29492
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code (843) 849-7476
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|Item 1.01.||Entry Into a Material Definitive Agreement.|
On December 18, 2015, Benefitfocus, Inc. (the Company) and certain subsidiaries of the Company entered into the Second Amendment Agreement (the Amendment) to the Credit Agreement, dated as of February 20, 2015, as amended on June 16, 2015 (the Credit Agreement), with Silicon Valley Bank, a lender and the administrative agent and collateral agent, and several other lenders party thereto.
The Amendment alters certain negative covenant thresholds of the Company and its subsidiaries in the Credit Agreement by changing: (1) the permitted minimum Consolidated EBITDA (as defined in the Credit Agreement) for the quarter ending December 31, 2015 from $14,500,000 to $16,500,000; and (2) the Consolidated Capital Expenditures (as defined in the Credit Agreement) allowed for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2015 from $13,500,000 to $16,500,000.
The description of the Amendment provided above is qualified in its entirety by reference to the full and complete terms of the Amendment, which will be filed as an exhibit to the Companys Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ending December 31, 2015.
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.
|Date: December 23, 2015|
|Milton A. Alpern, Chief Financial Officer|