Citibank, JPMorgan, Others Provide New $1B Facility to THG

The Hut Group secured a new $1 billion banking facility to fund further acquisitions. Citibank, JPMorgan, Barclays, HSBC and Santander provided the enlarged facility.

Barclays, UBS, Others Support Ortho-Clinical $2.6B Refi

Ortho-Clinical Diagnostic refinanced its credit agreement. The amended agreement consists of a $2.325 billion term B loan and a $350 revolving credit facility.

Barclays Taps JPMorgan’s Jeffries as Global Head/Chemicals

Rob Jeffries joined Barclays as vice chairman and global head of Chemicals. He will assume his new role in September and be based in New York.

Barclays, Citi, Others Support LifePoint RCCH Buy

LifePoint Health and RCCH HealthCare Partners are merging, with LifePoint remaining as the surviving privately-held entity upon closing. Barclays, Citigroup, RBC Capital Markets and Credit Suisse will provide financing to support the transaction.

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.