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.

BNP Paribas Provides $220MM Facility for Victoria Gold

BNP Paribas will underwrite 100% of the planned $220 million, senior secured project finance facility for Victoria Gold.

Bank of the West Appoints Lockovitch as Chief Compliance Officer

Bank of the West appointed Karin Lockovitch as the bank’s new chief compliance officer, responsible for overseeing bank compliance with regulatory requirements and with internal policies and procedures.

HSBC, Barclays, Others Lead McBride Refi

McBride, a European manufacturer and supplier of products for the household and personal care market, refinanced its credit facility and increased the amount of the facility to €175 million ($255 million).

Scotiabank Agents $1B Facility for Duke Energy

Electric power company Duke Energy closed a $1 billion credit agreement with Scotiabank as administrative agent.

BNP Paribas Agents Castleton Commodities $3.25B Secured Facility

Castleton Commodities International closed a senior secured facility comprised of a $1.25 billion 3-year tranche and a $2 billion 364-day tranche.