Citibank, MUFG, Others Close Zain Group $700 million Refi

Middle Eastern telecom provider Zain Group closed a $700 million, five-year revolving credit facility with a syndicate of regional and international banks.

MUFG, Others Arrange $14.36B Senior Loan for SoftBank

SoftBank entered into a senior loan agreement in the amount of ¥1.6 trillion ($14.361 billion). The loan will mature in September 2024.

BofA Agents $600MM Facility for Cantel Medical

Cantel Medical amended its $600 million credit agreement with Bank of America as administrative agent in conjunction with the company’s acquisition of Stericycle’s CES business.

BofA Agents New $800MM Facility for Celestica

Celestica entered into a new $800 million credit facility with a syndicate of lenders and Bank of America as administrative agent.

JPMorgan Agents $6.8B Facilities to Support Microchip Microsemi Buy

Microchip Technology completed its acquisition of Microsemi in a deal valued at $10.3 billion. JPMorgan agented an amendment to the company’s credit facility that provided a revolving loan of approximately $3.8 billion and a $3 billion term loan.

JPMorgan Agents $3.8B Revolver for Microchip Technology

Microchip Technology amended its credit facility dated June 27, 2013 with JPMorgan Chase Bank. The amended facility provides for a revolving loan of approximately $3.8 billion.

BNP Paribas Agents $2.1B Freepoint Revolver

Freepoint Commodities closed a $2.1 billion revolving bank facility. BNP Paribas served as administrative agent on the transaction.

JPMorgan Supports Takeda Acquisition of Shire

Takeda Pharmaceutical entered into a 364-day bridge credit agreement for an aggregate principal amount of up to $30.85 billion to finance its acquisition of Shire. JPMorgan served as administrative agent on the transaction.

BofA, Others Arrange $2.15B Facility for KBR

Houston-based KBR entered into a new $2.15 billion senior secured credit facility.

MUFG Rebrands Commercial Banking Subsidiary

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group’s core commercial banking subsidiary, The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, changed its name to MUFG Bank as of April 1, 2018.