Mizuho Appoints Dewing GM Corporate Finance

Mizuho Corporate Bank announced the appointment of Andrew Dewing, executive officer, as general manager of its U.S. Corporate Finance Division.

KTB&S Adds Corporate Finance, M&A Attorneys

Klee, Tuchin, Bogdanoff & Stern, which specializes in corporate and municipal restructurings, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions and commercial litigation, has added Vijay Sekhon and Maria Sountas-Argiropoulos as partners.

GE Capital Agents $500MM Facility for Axiall

GE Capital, Corporate Finance said it is serving as administrative agent on a $500 million asset-based credit facility for Axiall, which was created by the merger of Georgia Gulf and the commodity chemicals business of PPG Industries.

P&M Corporate Finance Advises Hatch Stamping in Recap Deal

P&M Corporate Finance said it served as the exclusive financial advisor to Hatch Stamping in a recapitalization transaction with Hatch’s management team and Prophet Equity.

CFA Annual Convention: Connect, Grow & Succeed

For the first time in over 20 years, the Commercial Finance Association’s Annual Convention will be held in New York City. The convention will take place November 16-18, 2011, at the New York Marriott Marquis. CFA’s annual convention is the largest gathering of asset-based lending and factoring professionals and offers unparalleled networking and educational opportunities. The event attracts professionals from around the world involved with asset-based lending, factoring, appraisals/auctions/liquidations, turnaround management and commercial finance law to collaborate on issues in commercial lending.

Putting Their Heads Together… CIT Corporate Finance Executives Discuss the State of ABL, Cash-Flow Lending

To gain their perspective on the current state of the asset-based and cash-flow lending markets, ABF Journal tapped the collective wisdom of Pete Connolly and Jim Hudak, co-heads of CIT’s Corporate Finance group. The two discuss their outlook for middle-market borrowers, key borrower sectors and the lessons learned during the Great Recession.

FinalCut: CIT Second-Quarter Profit Dwarfs Analysts’ Estimates

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March 2008