Wells Fargo, UBS Provide $4.1B Financing to Staples

Office supply retailer Staples entered into an ABL agreement with Wells Fargo and a term loan credit agreement with UBS which provide for $4.1 billion in financing.

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.

UBS Agents $1.352B Gardner Denver Refi

Gardner Denver amended its credit agreement to refinance a $1.28 billion U.S. Dollar term loan and a €615 ($723.3) million senior secured Euro term loan facility with UBS as agent.

UBS, Goldman Sachs Support DigiCert Acquisition of Symantec Divisions

DigiCert will acquire Symantec’s Website Security and related PKI solutions. Under the terms of the agreement, Symantec will receive approximately $950 million in upfront cash proceeds and approximately a 30% stake in the common stock equity of the DigiCert business at the closing of the transaction.

UBS Supports TRC Merger With Affiliates of New Mountain Capital

TRC Companies completed its merger with affiliates of New Mountain Partners IV, an investment fund managed by New Mountain Capital. UBS agented a $325 million term loan and a $60 million revolving credit facility to support the merger.

UBS Agents $299.49MM SiteOne Upsize

Subsidiaries of SiteOne Landscape Supply added $299.49 million in new term loans to their credit agreement with UBS Stamford Branch as administrative agent.

ING Leads New $1.09B Sustainable Revolver for Royal Philips

Royal Philips signed an agreement with a consortium of 16 banks for a new €1 billion ($1.09 billion) revolving credit facility with an interest rate that will be dependent on the company’s year-on-year sustainability performance improvement.

Credit Suisse, Deutsche, Goldman & UBS Mandated to Lead Nomad Refi

Nomad Foods launched a refinancing of its existing credit facility with two tranches of $500 million and $510 million term loans. Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs and UBS have been mandated to lead any financing.

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.