KKR Supports SMART Global Holdings Acquisition of Penguin

SMART Global Holdings acquired Penguin Computing, a privately held company specializing in compute and storage solutions targeting applications in artificial intelligence, machine learning and high-performance computing.

JPMorgan, Barclays Agent $1.4B Sustainable Facilities for CMS

CMS Energy and its primary subsidiary, Consumers Energy, completed the first syndicated sustainability-linked revolving credit facilities for a U.S. borrower. The aggregate $1.4 billion in new credit facilities will allow CMS to reduce its interest rate by meeting targets related to environmental sustainability.

Barclays Upsizes OpenText Term Loan to $1B

Barclays acted as administrative agent, collateral agent and swing line lender on an amendment and restatement to Open Text’s existing term loan B credit facility, increasing the aggregate principal amount to $1 billion.

Barclays Agents $350MM Facility for Keane

Keane Group entered into a new senior secured term loan facility in an initial aggregate principal amount of $350 million to refinance its existing term loan credit facility,

Sandoz Joins Barclays as Head of Equities, Americas

Barclays appointed Todd Sandoz head of Equities, Americas, based in New York. Sandoz will lead Barclays’ Americas Equities business across cash, derivatives and prime.

Scotiabank Agents Gulfport Facility Amendment

Gulfport Energy amended its secured revolving credit facility with The Bank of Nova Scotia as administrative agent.

Valeant Seeking Refi of Existing Credit Agreement

Valeant Pharmaceuticals is seeking to amend and restate its existing credit agreement, agented by Barclays, and borrow $3.815 billion of new term B loans.

Valeant Seeking Refi of Existing Credit Agreement

Valeant Pharmaceuticals is seeking to amend and restate its existing credit agreement, agented by Barclays, and borrow $3.815 billion of new term B loans.

JPMorgan, Barclays Support Walmart $16M Investment in Flipkart

JPMorgan and Barclays are leading $5 billion in debt financing to support Walmart’s investment in India’s Flipkart e-commerce group.

Barclays, Others Support T-Mobile, Sprint Merger

T-Mobile and Sprint agreed to merge in an all-stock transaction, a total implied enterprise value of approximately $59 billion for Sprint and approximately $146 billion for the combined company.