JPMorgan Chase Agents Aleris ABL Amendment

Aluminum-rolled product manufacturer Aleris International amended its 2015 ABL facility with JPMorgan Chase serving as administrative agent.

Goldman Sachs Agents $2.6B Facilities for VICI Properties

VICI Properties entered into two new credit facilities, totaling $2.6 billion. Goldman Sachs served as administrative agent for both transactions.

Deutsche Bank Provides $500MM Term Loan for Mallinckrodt Sucampo Purchase

Mallinckrodt agreed to acquire biopharmaceutical company Sucampo Pharmaceuticals, including its commercial and development assets, for $1.2 billion. The transaction was approved by the boards of directors of both companies.

Credit Suisse Agents New $1B Facility for Calpine

Calpine closed a new $1 billion first lien term loan facility maturing in January 2025. Credit Suisse served as administrative agent for the transaction.

Deutsche Bank Supports CryoLife Acquisition of JOTEC

CryoLife completed its acquisition of JOTEC, a developer of aortic surgical grafts. Deutsche Bank served as administrative agent and collateral agent for financing supporting the transaction.

Goldman Sachs Agents Post-Petition $2.95B Term Loan for Avaya

Avaya has successfully priced a $2.925 billion senior secured term loan, which was upsized from $2.425 billion, in response to strong market demand.

Credit Suisse Agents $65MM AAC Holdings Acquisition Financing

Credit Suisse Securities (USA) provided a $65 million acquisition financing commitment and a senior secured incremental term loan facility for AAC Holdings.

KKR Capital Markets Leads SMART Global Holdings Refi

SMART Global Holdings, the parent company of SMART Modular Technologies, refinanced the senior secured credit agreement of its operating group, increasing the principal amount of the term loans from $151 million to $165 million. KKR Capital Markets served as left lead arranger.

JPMorgan Extends Levi Strauss Facility, Lowers Borrowing Rate

Levi Strauss amended its credit facility administered by JPMorgan to extend the maturity date to May 2022 and reduce the borrowings interest rate from LIBOR + 120-200 basis points to LIBOR +125-175 basis points.

Morgan Stanley, Others Price $500MM New Talen Energy Facility

Talen Energy Supply priced a new $500 million term loan facility and repriced a $600 million facility. Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs, Deutsche Bank, MUFG, Credit Suisse and RBC Capital markets were lead arrangers.