Credit Agricole, Others Provide $584MM Facility to Rallye

Rallye signed a $581.4 million credit facility with five of its core banks: BNP Paribas, Credit Agricole CIB, Credit Industriel et Commercial, HSBC and Natixis.

Wells Fargo Agents $500MM Revolver for PBF Logistics

PBF Logistics amended and extended its five-year revolving credit facility, increasing the commitments from $360 million to $500 million. Wells Fargo served as administrative agent for the 20-bank syndicate.

Deutsche, Others Upsize Ferrexpo Facility to $400MM

Ferrexpo increased its 2017 Pre-Export Finance credit facility from $195 million to $400 million and extended the tenor from three years to four years. Deutsche Bank and BNP Paribas arranged the transaction.

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.

BNP Paribas Creates Global Credit Markets America

BNP Paribas, as part of its CIB 2020 development plan, created a new unit called Global Credit Markets Americas. This new unit integrates all primary origination, financing and syndication and secondary sales, trading and research activities across credit products into one platform.

Marlink Pulls JPMorgan-led $725MM Recap from Market

Reuters reported Norwegian satellite navigation group Marlink has withdrawn its €622 million ($725 million) dividend recapitalization loan.

BNP Paribas Agents $1.38B Facility for U.S. Silica

BNP Paribas acted as administrative agent on a new $1.38 billion senior secured credit facility for U.S. Silica Holdings to support U.S. Silica’s acquisition of EP Acquisition Parent.

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).

Natixis, Others Fund $116MM Rémy Cointreau Facility

Cognac and spirits producer Rémy Cointreau signed a syndicated loan for €100 million ($116.572 million). Six banks funded the loan, including Natixis, Credit Agricole-CIB, Société Générale, HSBC, CIC and BNP Paribas.

Citibank, BNP Paribas Agent $3.5B CCI Facilities

Castleton Commodities International closed two credit facilities totaling $3.525 billion, including a committed borrowing base facility and a committed revolver. BNP Paribas and Citibank acted as administrative agents on the facilities.