ING Agents $440MM Facility for Riwal

ING agented a new €375 million ($439.256 million) senior credit facility for Riwal Holding Group, an international aerial work platform renter and seller.

Rabobank, Santander, Others Support Sainsbury Acquisition of Asda

Reuters reported UK supermarket Sainsbury’s closed £3.5 billion ($4.5 billion) in syndicated loans in order to facilitate an acquisition of Walmart’s Asda, which is valued at £7.3 billion ($9.7 billion).

Cordingley to Lead Rabobank Chicago Office

Banking veteran Bill Cordingley will step up as head of Rabobank’s Chicago office to lead client-focused work in multiple sectors throughout the U.S.

ING Agents Inaugural $185MM Financing for Auramet

ING Capital led a $185 million syndicated financing on behalf of Auramet Trading and Auramet International, a precious metals merchant.

Rabobank Appoints Co-Heads for North American M&A

Rabobank appointed Gregg Fatzinger and Dean Asofsky as co-heads of its Wholesale Banking M&A business in North America. Asem Mokaddem also joined the same team as a managing director.

JPMorgan Upsizes Sprouts Market Facility to $700MM

Sprouts Farmers Market amended its credit agreement, increasing the company’s total commitments to $700 million. JPMorgan served as administrative agent on the transaction, while Bank of America served as syndication agent.

ABN AMRO, Deutsche, Others Lead Action $2.9B Refi

Reuters reported Dutch-based retailer Action needs to refinance exisiting debt and pay out a dividend to shareholders, which has caused it to initiate a €2.4 billion ($2.9 billion) leveraged loan.

Citi Agents $850MM Revolver for Ardagh

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

Barclays Agents $1.35B Refi for B&G Foods

B&G Foods completed the refinancing of its senior secured credit facility, increasing the principal amount of the tranche B term loans by $10 million to approximately $650 million and the aggregate commitments under its revolving credit facility from $500 million to $700 million.

ABN AMRO, ING, Others Lead Gunvor $1.39B Revolver

Gunvor has signed a $1.39 billion revolving credit facility with a group of lenders. ABN AMRO Bank, Credit Agricole, Credit Suisse DBS Bank, ING Bank, Natixis, Rabobank, Société Générale Corporate & Investment Banking, UBS Switzerland and UniCredit Bank were mandated to arrange the facility.