ING, Others Close $225MM Gerald Group Revolver

GISA Netherlands received commitments from more than 15 banks to close its annual revolving credit facility for the eighth consecutive year. ING Bank led the revolver.

JPMorgan Chase Agents Westar $270MM Revolver Amendment

Westar Energy amended its $270 million revolving credit facility, extending the maturity to February 18, 2019. JPMorgan Chase acted as administrative agent and lender.

Citi Agents $850MM Revolver for Ardagh

Ardagh Group closed on a five-year asset-based revolving credit facility of $850 million agented by Citi.

Citi, Mizuho Bank Lead Sasol Upsize to $3.9B

Sasol, a South African chemicals and energy company, increased its existing revolving credit facility from $1.5 billion to $3.9 billion.

BNP Paribas Leads New Ferrexpo $195MM Revolver

BNP Paribas and a syndicate of six international lenders arranged a new $195 million secured three-year revolving credit facility for Ferrexpo.

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.

Barclays Agents New $400MM Facility for Hertz

Hertz Global Holdings amended certain provisions of its senior facilities and entered into a new $400 million standalone letter of credit facility. Barclays served as administrative agent for the transaction.

JPMorgan, BNP, Credit Suisse Lead $3.07B Refresco Acquisition Financing

Reuters reported BNP Paribas, Credit Suisse and JP Morgan will lead a €2.6 billion ($3.07 billion) financing to support the acquisition of Refresco by PAI Partners, a French private equity firm.

Societe Generale, BNP Lead First Quantum Refi

First Quantum Minerals signed a new term loan and revolving credit facility with its core relationship banks, increasing the amount to $2.2 billion from $1.87 billion.

ING, Others Provide $460MM Facility to Capital Product Partners

Capital Product Partners entered into a new senior secured term loan facility for up to $460 million with ING Bank and HSH Nordbank as mandated lead arrangers and bookrunners.