Deutsche Hires Two Healthcare Investment Bankers from BMO

Deutsche Bank hired Philip Pucciarelli and Robert Verdier, two senior Healthcare Investment bankers, from BMO Capital Markets. Purcciarelli will co-head the Americas Healthcare Investment Banking business.

Engs Commercial Finance Closes $100MM ABS Warehouse Facility

Engs Commercial Finance has closed a $100 million securitization warehouse facility with the Bank of Montreal as lender and BMO Capital Markets as agent.

BMO Agents $245MM HighTower Facility

Hightower secured a new credit facility that provided an increase over the company’s previous facility to support its acquisition of WealthTrust. BMO Capital Markets served as left joint lead arranger and admistrative agent for the lender group.

Citizens Agents $500MM Mitel Facility

Enterprise communications company Mitel closed a $500 million credit facility with a syndicate of banks led by Citizens Bank as administrative agent.

Credit Suisse Upsizes Arch Coal Facility to $300MM

Arch Coal refinanced its senior secured term loan and increased the term loan to $300 million from $250 million. Credit Suisse served as administrative agent for the transaction.

Morgan Stanley Leads Gateway Casinos Refi

Gateway Casinos completed the refinancing of its existing debt and secured a new capital structure. Morgan Stanley led a syndicate of banks that provided the financing.

JPMorgan Agents Financing to Support Columbus McKinnon Buy

Columbus McKinnon completed its acquisition of STAHL CraneSystems. Debt financing to support the transaction was provided by a lender group led by JPMorgan Chase serving as administrative agent.

BMO Capital Markets Names Seabrook Chief Operating Officer

BMO Capital Markets appointed Luke Seabrook chief operating officer. In this role, he will have oversight of all risk, balance sheet and first line regulatory and compliance functions.

BMO Capital Markets Financial Advisor on MEG Energy Refinancing

MEG Energy extended its revolver and reduced the facility size to $1.4 billion. MEG also extended the maturity of its $1.2 billion term loan. BMO Capital Markets served as financial advisor for all elements of the transactions.

RBS, Wells Fargo, Others Provide $364MM Faroe Facilities

Independent oil company Faroe Petroleum signed two banking facilities that will provide financing to underpin the company’s growth plans.