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): May 29, 2020
KAR Auction Services, Inc.
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)

(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
(Commission File
(I.R.S. Employer
Identification No.)

11299 N. Illinois Street
Carmel, Indiana 46032
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Zip Code)

(800) 923-3725
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class Trading symbol Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share KAR New York Stock Exchange

Item 1.01 Entry Into a Material Definitive Agreement.

On May 29, 2020, KAR Auction Services, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”), entered into an amendment to its existing credit agreement. The amendment (1) provides a financial covenant “holiday” through and including June 30, 2021; (2) for purposes of determining compliance with the financial covenant for the fiscal quarters ending September 30, 2021 and December 31, 2021, permits the Consolidated EBITDA for the applicable test period to be calculated on an annualized basis; (3) establishes a monthly minimum liquidity covenant through and including September 30, 2021 of $225.0 million; and (4) effectively places certain limitations on the ability to make certain investments, junior debt repayments, acquisitions and restricted payments and to incur additional secured indebtedness until October 1, 2021.

The foregoing summary of the Fourth Amendment Agreement, dated May 29, 2020 (the “Fourth Amendment”), by and among the Company, JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., as administrative agent, certain subsidiaries of the Company party thereto and the certain revolving lenders party thereto is not complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the full and complete text of the Fourth Amendment, a copy of which is attached hereto as Exhibit 10.1 and incorporated herein by reference.

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits


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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.

Dated: June 1, 2020   KAR Auction Services, Inc.

/s/ Eric M. Loughmiller
Eric M. Loughmiller
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer