DTC. The direct and indirect participants will remain responsible for keeping account of their holdings on behalf of their customers. Investors may elect to hold their interests in the global
securities through either DTC (in the United States) or (in Europe) through Clearstream or through Euroclear. Investors may hold their interests in the global securities directly if they are participants of such systems, or indirectly through
organizations that are participants in these systems. Interests held through Clearstream and Euroclear will be recorded on DTCs books as being held by the U.S. depositary for each of Clearstream and Euroclear (the U.S.
Depositories), which U.S. Depositories will, in turn, hold interests on behalf of their participants customers securities accounts. Unless otherwise specified in the applicable prospectus supplement, beneficial interests in the
global securities will be held in denominations of $1,000 and multiples of $1,000 in excess thereof. Except as set forth below, the global securities may be transferred, in whole and not in part, only to another nominee of DTC or to a successor of
DTC or its nominee.
Debt Securities represented by a global security can be exchanged for definitive securities in registered form only
A global security that can be exchanged as described in the preceding sentence will be exchanged for definitive securities issued in
authorized denominations in registered form for the same aggregate amount. The definitive securities will be registered in the names of the owners of the beneficial interests in the global security as directed by DTC.
We will make principal and interest payments on all Debt Securities represented by a global security to the paying agent which in turn will
make payment to DTC or its nominee, as the case may be, as the sole registered owner and the sole holder of the Debt Securities represented by a global security for all purposes under the Indenture. Accordingly, we, the trustee and any paying agent
will have no responsibility or liability for:
DTC has advised us that its current practice is to credit direct participants accounts on each payment date with payments in amounts
proportionate to their respective beneficial interests in the principal amount of such global security as shown on DTCs records, upon DTCs receipt of funds and corresponding detail information. The underwriters or agents for the Debt
Securities represented by a global security will initially designate the accounts to be credited. Payments by participants to owners of beneficial interests in a global security will be governed by standing instructions and customary practices, as
is the case with securities held for customer
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