Goldman Sachs, Barclays, Others Support Veritas GE Healthcare Buy

Reuters reported Veritas Capital has lined up $850 million in leveraged loans to support its purchase of GE Healthcare’s value-based care business.

Goldman Sachs Supports Grace Acquisition of Albemarle Unit

W. R. Grace completed the $416 million acquisition of the Polyolefin Catalysts business of Albemarle Corporation. To support the purchase, Goldman Sachs served as administrative agent for a seven-year, $950 million term loan and a five-year, $400 million revolving credit facility.

Goldman Sachs Upsizes Camping World Facility to $1.19B

Goldman Sachs acted as administrative agent on an amendment to Camping World Holdings’s credit agreement. The amendment, among other things, increased the principal amount of the term loan to $1.19 billion.

BofA Merrill Lynch, Barclays Arrange Pinnacle Refi

Pinnacle Foods completed the refinancing of its senior secured credit facilities in a significantly oversubscribed transaction. Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Barclays Bank acted as lead arrangers on the transaction.

Energy Industry Vets Launch Madava Finance, Close 1st Transaction

Industry veterans Robb Turner and Mark Green launched Madava Financial to provide direct loans to energy companies. Madava closed its first transaction – a $100 million unitranche debt facility for XRO Energy. Madava also completed an ABL facility with Goldman Sachs.

BNP Paribas, GS, Others Lead Financing to Support MFG Buy

Clayton, Dubilier & Rice-backed Motor Fuel Group completed its acquisition of MRH, the UK’s largest petrol station and convenience retail operator. The transaction is valued at approximately £1.2 billion ($1.6686 billion).

BofA Refinances $1.88B Sabre Term Loan

Sabre refinanced its term loan B credit facility, with Bank of America acting as administrative agent for the transaction.

23 Banks Set to Join Syndicate for Blackstone’s TR Buy

Reuters reported that lead arrangers J.P. Morgan, Merrill Lynch and Citigroup have invited 23 banks to participate in the $13.5 equivalent loan facility to support Blackstone’s purchase of a majority stake in Thomson Reuters’ Financial and Risk unit.

JPMorgan Agents GNC Nutrition Refi

GNC Nutrition Centers extended the maturity date of its term loans, cancelled its existing revolving credit facility and entered into a new $100 million ABL revolver. A portion of the extended term loans were exchanged for ABL FILO term loans which, together with certain other newly funded ABL FILO term loans, equal $275 million in aggregate principal amount.

BofA Agents Cleveland-Cliffs ABL Facility Downsize

Cleveland-Cliffs amended its senior secured asset-based lending credit facility, extending the maturity date and reducing the oversize from $550 million to $450 million. Bank of America was administrative agent and lead arranger for the transaction.