NBC Supports Whitecap Acquisition of World Class Enhanced Oil Recovery

Whitecap Resources entered into an agreement to purchase light oil assets in Southeast Saskatchewan for $940 million. National Bank of Canada served as administrative agent for an increase of the company’s facility to $1.7 billion to support the purchase.

National Bank of Canada Upsizes Osisko Credit Facility to $450MM

Osisko Gold Royalties amended its revolving credit facility, increasing the amount from $150 million to $350 million, with an additional uncommitted accordion of up to $100 million.

Opportunities and Challenges: Asset-Based Lending in 2018

The digital world has transformed every aspect of our lives. Some of us still remember pasting photographs into albums and racing to answer the telephone mounted on the wall — picking up the receiver without knowing who was on the other end of the line. Technology has changed asset-based lending in ways no one could have predicted 20 years ago. ABF Journal contributor Hugh Larratt-Smith explores the evolving ABL landscape and evaluates the impact these changes will have in 2018.

TD Bank, BMO, Others Upsize Innergex Revolver to $475MM

Innergex Renewable Energy increased its revolving credit facility to $475 million from $425 million. TD Securities and BMO Capital Markets were lead arrangers.

TD Bank Names Bambawale Chief Risk Officer

TD Bank Group appointed Ajai Bambawale to replace retiring Mark Chauvin as chief risk officer.

TD Bank Completes Scottrade Acquisition

TD Bank completed its acquisition of Scottrade Bank for cash consideration equal to approximately $1.4 billion.

BofA Agents $600MM Revolver for Varian Medical Systems

Varian Medical Systems terminated its August 27, 2013 credit facility and replaced it with a $600 million revolver with Bank of America as administrative agent.

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.

BofA, Others Amend and Extend ManTech International Facility

ManTech International amended and restated its credit agreement with Bank of America as administrative agent, extending the maturity date and increasing the letter of credit sublimit.

BofA Agents $930MM Facility for Rayonier

Rayonier Advance Materials amended its credit facility with Bank of America as administrative agent to support its acquisition of Tembec.