BofA Merrill Lynch, UBS Finance $5.5B Lonza Acquisition of Capsugel

Swiss biotechnology company Lonza will acquire Capsugel for $5.5 billion, including refinancing of existing Capsugel debt of $2 billion. Bank of America Merrill Lynch and UBS have committed financing to support the transaction.

UBS Agents $50MM ABL Facility for CVR Energy

CVR Energy closed a $50 million senior secured asset based revolver. UBS served as administrative agent.

UBS, Goldman Sachs to Lead Serta Simmons Refi

Serta Simmons Bedding is exploring alternatives to refinance all of its existing first lien term loan and unsecured notes. UBS and Goldman Sachs are expected to be joint lead arrangers and joint bookrunners on the transaction.

Eaton Vance, Others Provide $40MM Financing to SigFig

SigFig, a wealth management technology company, raised $40 million in financing from Eaton Vance, Comerica Bank, New York Life, Santander and UBS and venture capital firms, including Bain Capital Partners. Comerica provided a new $7 million credit facility.

BofA, WFCF Lead Upsize to Nortek ABL Facility

Nortek has successfully completed amendments to its asset-based revolving credit agreement, increasing it from $300 million to $325 million. Bank of America and Wells Fargo Capital Finance acted as joint lead arrangers.

ABN AMRO, Société Générale Lead ECOM Agro $450MM Revolver Syndication

ECOM Agroindustrial (ECOM) announced the launch of a $450 million syndicated revolving credit facility. ABN AMRO Bank and Société Générale will act as active bookrunning mandated lead arrangers.

BofA, Credit Suisse, UBS Commit to Support Anthem Acquisition

Anthem announced it will buy rival health insurer Cigna in a deal valued at $54.2 billion. Anthem said committed financing will be provided by Bank of America, Credit Suisse and UBS Investment Bank to support the acquisition.

Bank of America Agents Abengoa Yield Revolver Increase

Abengoa Yield said it has increased its existing $125 million credit facility with a revolver tanche B for an additional amount of $290 million.

UBS, Credit Suisse Should Build Up Crisis Buffers, SNB Says

UBS Group AG and Credit Suisse Group AG would probably suffer substantial losses in a financial crisis, the Swiss National Bank reportedly said, lending weight to a government plan to impose bigger capital buffers.

UBS, Credit Suisse Could Combine Investment Banks

UBS reportedly may combine its investment banking arm with that of Credit Suisse to create a top player, Eric Knight, head of activist investor Knight Vinke, was quoted as saying.