Wells Fargo Agents $200MM Upsize for CVR Refining

CVR Refining and its subsidiaries amended the company’s ABL credit agreement, allowing for an increase in borrowings of up to $200 million.

JPMorgan Amends Alcoa $1.5B Revolving Credit Agreement

Alcoa has successfully amended its $1.5 billion revolving credit agreement with improved terms for the company. JPMorgan served as administrative agent.

JPMorgan Upsizes Vectrus Revolver to $120MM, Provides New $80MM Term Loan

Vectrus amended its credit facility with JPMorgan as administrative agent, increasing the revolver from $75 million to $120 million and adding a new $80 million term loan.

J.P. Morgan, Others Launch $315MM Loan to Support St. Hubert Buy

Reuters reported that a banking group led by J.P. Morgan, Societe General and Unicredit will aid Beijing Sanyuan Foods and Chinese conglomerate Fosun Group in their acquisition of St. Hubert, a French margarine maketer, by launching a €270 million ($315 million) leveraged loan financing.

Toys ‘R’ Us Files Bankruptcy, JPMorgan-Led Syndicate Provides DIP

JPMorgan agented a $3 billion debtor-in-possession loan for bankrupt retailer Toys “R” Us. Illustrator Jerry Gonzalez depicts the lender as Santa with a generous gift for the ailing toy seller.

JPMorgan, BNP, Credit Suisse Lead $3.07B Refresco Acquisition Financing

Reuters reported BNP Paribas, Credit Suisse and JP Morgan will lead a €2.6 billion ($3.07 billion) financing to support the acquisition of Refresco by PAI Partners, a French private equity firm.

Toys”R”Us Receives Final Court Approval for $3.1B DIP

Toys”R”Us received approval from the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia to access the full amount of its more than $3 billion in DIP financing. JPMorgan is serving as administrative agent for the financing.

Barclays, HSBC, Others Upsize Hut Group Facility to $677MM

The Hut Group, a British health and beauty e-tailer has increased its credit facility from £345 million ($454 million) to £515 million ($677 million) credit facility with a group of banks that includes Barclays, HSBC and Silicon Valley Bank, Sky News reported.

J.P. Morgan Leads Financing to Support Refresco Cott Buy

Netherlands-based bottler Refresco will acquire Cott’s bottling activities for $1.25 billion. Reuters reported J.P. Morgan led the financing to support the transaction.

Barclays, UBS, Others Lead Stada $2.8B Buyout Financing

Reuters reported that Barclays, Nomura and UBS led the leveraged loan financing to support Bain Capital and Cinven’s buyout of German drug maker Stada.