Murray Energy Holding Co. – Privately Held Coal Giant Files Chapter 11; Announces RSA with, and $350mn DIP Financing to be Provided by, Prepetion Lenders; Founder Robert Murray to Step Down as President and CEO

October 29, 2019 − Privately held Murray Energy Holding Co. and almost 100 affiliated Debtors (“Murray Energy” or the “Debtors”) filed for Chapter 11 protection with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in the Southern District of Ohio, lead case number 19-56885. The Debtors, the largest privately owned coal company in the United States, are represented by…