BofA Merrill Lynch, JPMorgan Lead $8B Coty Refi

According to Reuters, Bank of America Merrill Lynch and JPMorgan will lead an $8 billion debt refinancing for beauty company Coty.

MUFG Leads $4.35B Petrobas Revolver

Petróleo Brasileiro entered into a $4.35 billion revolving credit facility with a syndicate of 17 banks. The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ served as senior mandated lead arranger on the transaction.

BNP Paribas, China Citic Support Geely $3.8B Volvo Buy

Reuters reported that Chinese carmaker Geely is raising €3.1 billion ($3.8 billion) in loans to support its stake in Volvo trucks.

ABN AMRO, Deutsche, Others Lead Action $2.9B Refi

Reuters reported Dutch-based retailer Action needs to refinance exisiting debt and pay out a dividend to shareholders, which has caused it to initiate a €2.4 billion ($2.9 billion) leveraged loan.

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.