RBC, Others Support Francisco Partners Verifone Buy

An investor group led by Francisco Partners agreed to acquire Verifone for approximately $3.4 billion, including Verifone’s net debt. Credit Suisse, Barclays and Royal Bank of Canada will provide debt financing to support the transaction.

Jefferies, RBC Support Brazos Sale to NHIP II

Brazos Midstream Holdings agreed to sell its Delaware Basin subsidiary companies to North Haven Infrastructure Partners II. Jefferies Finance and Royal Bank of Canada will provide $950 million in debt financing to support the transaction.

Scotiabank Leads New AutoCanada Credit Facility

AutoCanada entered into a new credit agreement providing secured credit facilities of up to $1.08 billion, subject to certain conditions precedent to funding. Scotiabank led the facility, with CIBC, RBC, HSBC and ATB participating in the syndicate.

BofA Merrill Lynch, JPMorgan Lead $8B Coty Refi

According to Reuters, Bank of America Merrill Lynch and JPMorgan will lead an $8 billion debt refinancing for beauty company Coty.

BNP Paribas, GS, Others Lead Financing to Support MFG Buy

Clayton, Dubilier & Rice-backed Motor Fuel Group completed its acquisition of MRH, the UK’s largest petrol station and convenience retail operator. The transaction is valued at approximately £1.2 billion ($1.6686 billion).

Credit Suisse, Morgan Stanley Lead Financing to Support Bain Capital Buy

Reuters reported, citing bank sources, that in support of Bain Capital’s acquisition of NGA Human Resources, Credit Suisse and Morgan Stanley are leading debt financing

Wells Fargo Agents $2.5B MPLX Facility

MPLX entered into a five-year, $2.5 billion credit agreement with Wells Fargo Bank as administrative agent for the lender group.

HSBC, RBS Extend AutoCanada Facility

HSBC and RBC co-led an amended to extend AutoCanada’s $250 million revolving credit facility by two years.

HSBC Agents Spin Master Facility Increase to $510MM

Spin Master, a global children’s entertainment company, entered into an agreement with a syndicate of lenders to increase its credit facility to $510 million.

JPMorgan, BMO Harris Lead $150MM Facility for Landec

Landec completed a new syndicated credit facility with JPMorgan Chase, BMO Harris Bank and City National Bank, a subsidiary of Royal Bank of Canada, for $150 million.