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.

J.P. Morgan Leads Financing to Support Refresco Cott Buy

Netherlands-based bottler Refresco will acquire Cott’s bottling activities for $1.25 billion. Reuters reported J.P. Morgan led the financing to support the transaction.