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).

ING Capital, Others Commit to $300MM Lundin Gold Facility

ING Capital, along with four other lenders, provided commitments for a $300 million senior secured project finance facility for Lundin Gold.

Deutsche Bank Arranges Nyrstar Facility Refinance

Multi-metals business Nyrstar refinanced its existing €500 million ($592.38 million) multi-currency structured commodity trade finance facility due to expire in June 2019 with a one year runoff period starting in June 2018.

Citi, Mizuho Bank Lead Sasol Upsize to $3.9B

Sasol, a South African chemicals and energy company, increased its existing revolving credit facility from $1.5 billion to $3.9 billion.

Rabobank Agents $875MM Facility for Gunvor USA

Gunvor USA, a subsidiary of Gunvor Group, successfully closed the syndication of its $875 million borrowing base credit facility. Rabobank served as administrative agent and active bookrunner.

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.

Scotiabank, Others Support Trevali Zinc Mine Acquisitions

Trevali Mining completed the acquisition of a portfolio of zinc assets from Glencore and certain of its subsidiaries. Scotiabank and SG America Securities served as co-lead arrangers for a $160 milllon term loan and a $30 million revolver to support the transaction.

U.S. Charges Former Societe Generale Managers With LIBOR Fraud

Reuters reported that U.S. authorities have charged two former managers at Societe Generale with participating in a scheme to manipulate the LIBOR benchmark rates.

Crédit Agricole, Société Générale, Others Provide $90.9MM MBWS Refi

Marie Brizard Wine & Spirits (MBWS) refinanced its senior debt of €62.5 million ($73.3 million) with a new syndicated credit facility of €77.5 million ($90.9 million).