J.P. Morgan, Goldman Sachs Arrange $565MM Term Loan for Natgasoline

Natgasoline priced around $900 million of new senior secured debt financing, including a $565 million term loan B. J.P. Morgan and Goldman Sachs acted as left lead arrangers and bookrunners on the term loan.

Sears Chairman Lampert Looking for Bankruptcy Financing Partners

Reuters reported that Sears chairman Eddie Lampert is holding discussions with Cyrus Capital Partners to share the $30 million financing to support the company’s Chapter 11 effort.

BofA, Wells Fargo, Citigroup Push Sears to Liquidate

The Wall Street Journal reported that Sears Holdings’ biggest lenders are pushing the retailer to liquidate its assets in a Chapter 7 bankruptcy filing.

SEC Charges Citigroup for Dark Pool Misrepresentations

The Securities and Exchange Commission entered an order finding that Citigroup Global Markets misled users of a dark pool operated by one of its affiliates.

BAML Leads Refinitiv $5.5B Loan Launch

Reuters reported syndication of the $5.8 billion-equivalent loan package backing Blackstone’s buyout of Refinitiv, Thomson Reuters’ Financial and Risk division, is expected to launch on September 4 in the U.S. Bank of America Merrill Lynch is leading the syndication.

Citigroup to Pay $10MM+ for Records Violations and Inadequate Controls

Citigroup agreed to pay $10.5 million in penalties to settle two enforcement actions involving its books and records, internal accounting controls and trader supervision.

BofAML, Citigroup, RBC Support Dun & Bradstreet Acquisition

An investor group led by CC Capital, Cannae Holdings and funds affiliated with Thomas H. Lee Partners agreed to acquire Dun & Bradstreet, a provider of commercial data, analytics and insight services for businesses.

Barclays, Citi, Others Support LifePoint RCCH Buy

LifePoint Health and RCCH HealthCare Partners are merging, with LifePoint remaining as the surviving privately-held entity upon closing. Barclays, Citigroup, RBC Capital Markets and Credit Suisse will provide financing to support the transaction.

Goldman Sachs, Citi Upsize Harsco Revolver to $500MM

Harsco amended its existing senior secured credit facilities, increasing the amount of its revolving credit commitments by $100 million to $500 million.

Barclays Agents $350MM Facility for Keane

Keane Group entered into a new senior secured term loan facility in an initial aggregate principal amount of $350 million to refinance its existing term loan credit facility,