PepsiCo to Acquire SodaStream in $3.2B Deal

PepsiCo agreed to acquire all outstanding shares of home seltzer-maker SodaStream for $144.00 per share in cash in a transaction valued at $3.2 billion.

Walmart Completes Flipkart Buy

Walmart completed a stock purchase that will make it the largest shareholder in India’s Flipkart Group. JPMorgan and Barclays provided financing to support the transaction.

JPMorgan Chase Agents $1B ServiceMaster Term Loan

ServiceMaster entered into a credit agreement for a $1 billion short-term credit facility with JPMorgan Chase Bank as administrative agent.

Bloomquist, Lucas Join J.P. Morgan Corp. Client Banking Group

JPMorgan hired Jeffrey Bloomquist as a managing director and Michael Lucas as an executive director in its Corporate Client Banking & Specialized Industries (CCBSI) West regional team in Denver.

Citibank, JPMorgan, Others Provide New $1B Facility to THG

The Hut Group secured a new $1 billion banking facility to fund further acquisitions. Citibank, JPMorgan, Barclays, HSBC and Santander provided the enlarged facility.

J.P.Morgan, BofAML Support US Foods SGA Acquisition

JPMorgan and Bank of America Merrill Lynch will provide a $1.5 billion term loan facility to support US Foods Holding’s acquisition of the five operating companies of Services Group of America.

JPMorgan Agents $1.75B Facility for IQVIA

IQVIA extended its existing revolving credit facilities and term A loans and closed a new $950 million incremental term B credit facility and €686.2 million ($776 million) incremental term B credit facility.

Marlink Pulls JPMorgan-led $725MM Recap from Market

Reuters reported Norwegian satellite navigation group Marlink has withdrawn its €622 million ($725 million) dividend recapitalization loan.

JPMorgan Agents $445MM Facility for National CineMedia

National CineMedia completed a credit agreement that included a $270 million term loan and a $175 revolving credit facility with JPMorgan as administrative agent.

JPMorgan Agents $2B Revolver for Micron Technology

Micron Technology closed a $2 billion revolving credit facility with JPMorgan as administrative agent and joint lead arranger.