J.P. Morgan, Jefferies Lead Elysium $380MM Term Loan

Reuters reported UK mental healthcare facilities operator Elysium Healthcare has launched a £275 million ($380 million) term loan to refinance existing debt and fund acquisitions.

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.

J.P. Morgan, BofA, Citi Support Thomson Reuters/Blackstone Partnership

Thomson Reuters agreed to enter into a strategic partnership with Blackstone. As part of the transaction, Thomson Reuters will sell a 55% majority stake in its F&R business to private equity funds managed by Blackstone.

BofA Upsizes Keane ABL to $300MM

Keane Group amended its ABL facility with Bank of America serving as administrative agent, increasing the total availability to $300 million.

ING, J.P. Morgan, BofA Merrill Arrange $600MM Oaktree Revolver

Oaktree Specialty Lending entered into a new $600 million secured revolver. ING Capital, J.P. Morgan and Bank of America Merrill Lynch served as joint lead arrangers on the deal.

Citi Agents $850MM Revolver for Ardagh

Ardagh Group closed on a five-year asset-based revolving credit facility of $850 million agented by Citi.

ING Capital Agents Oaktree Specialty Lending $600MM Revolver

Oaktree Specialty Lending entered into a new secured revolving credit facility with a $600 million capacity and a maturity date of November 2020.

BofA, HSBC Lead Oxea $1B Plus Refi

Oxea, a global manufacturer of oxo chemicals, closed a €900 million ($1.06 billion) equivalent first lien term loan. The company also entered into a new and significantly upsized €137.5 million ($162 million) six-year revolving credit facility.

J.P. Morgan, Credit Suisse, Others Support Golden Entertainment Buy

Golden Entertainment successfully completed syndication of its financing commitments to fund its pending acquisition of American Casino & Entertainment and to refinance Golden’s outstanding debt at closing.

Jeffries, J. P. Morgan Arrange New $500MM Term Loan for Int’l Seaways

International Seaways closed on a new $500 million term loan and a $50 million revolving credit facility. Jeffries Finance and J.P. Morgan were joint lead arrangers for the term loan. Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken provided the revolver.