DBS, ABN AMRO, Others Arrange $1.8B Wilmar Facility

Wilmar International signed a $1.8 billion syndicated loan facility. DBS Bank, ABN AMRO Bank, Singapore Branch and BNP Paribas, among others, acted as mandated lead arrangers on the transaction.

Rabobank, Santander, Others Support Sainsbury Acquisition of Asda

Reuters reported UK supermarket Sainsbury’s closed £3.5 billion ($4.5 billion) in syndicated loans in order to facilitate an acquisition of Walmart’s Asda, which is valued at £7.3 billion ($9.7 billion).

BNP Paribas Agents $2.1B Freepoint Revolver

Freepoint Commodities closed a $2.1 billion revolving bank facility. BNP Paribas served as administrative agent on the transaction.

MUFG Leads $4.35B Petrobas Revolver

Petróleo Brasileiro entered into a $4.35 billion revolving credit facility with a syndicate of 17 banks. The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ served as senior mandated lead arranger on the transaction.

BofA Agents New $2.25B Multcurrency Facility for CME Group

CME Group closed a new multi-currency revolving credit facility with a syndicate of banks led by Bank of America as administrative agent.

BofA Renews Chicago Merchandise Xchange $7B Multi-Currency Facility

Chicago Mercantile Exchange renewed its 364-day multi-currency credit facility with Bank of America as administrative agent.

Citi, Goldman, Others Renew $1.27B Air France/KLM Facility

Air France and KLM Airlines renewed their joint €1.1 billion ($1.27 billion) revolving credit facility with a syndicate of 18 banks.

Scotiabank Agents $1B Facility for Duke Energy

Electric power company Duke Energy closed a $1 billion credit agreement with Scotiabank as administrative agent.

JPMorgan, Citibank Co-Agent $2.5B 364-Day Facility For Walt Disney

Walt Disney Company entered into a new $2.5 billion 364-day credit agreement with a syndicate of lenders led by JPMorgan Chase and Citibank as co-administrative agents.

BNP Paribas, Citi Others Arrange Millicom $600MM Revolver

Millicom International Cellular entered into a five-year $600 million revolving credit facility with a group of international and regional banks.