Wells Fargo Securities Head of Municipal Research to Retire

Natalie Cohen, head of Wells Fargo Securities’ s Municipal Research, will retire after eight years of service.

KeyBank Provides $350MM Facility for Timken

The Timken Company amended its credit facility to include a $350 million term loan facility to support its upcoming acquisition of Rollon Group. KeyBank served as administrative agent for the transaction.

MUFG Agents Chesapeake Energy $3.8B Revolver

Chesapeake Energy amended its senior secured revolving credit facility agreement, receiving initial commitments from 15 institutions totaling $3.8 billion, which exceeded the $3 billion borrowing base the company was seeking.

Wynne, Colton Join Wells Fargo Public Finance

Wells Fargo Securities made two additions to its Public Finance team. Tom Wynne will lead a new housing financing initiative in the West, and Michael Colton joined to support the municipal finance business in New York.

BofA Agents Cracker Barrel $950MM Credit Facility

Cracker Barrel entered into a five-year, $950 million revolver with Bank of America serving as administrative agent and collateral agent for the group of lenders.

Wells Fargo Agents $500MM Revolver for PBF Logistics

PBF Logistics amended and extended its five-year revolving credit facility, increasing the commitments from $360 million to $500 million. Wells Fargo served as administrative agent for the 20-bank syndicate.

BofA Agents $600MM Facility for Cantel Medical

Cantel Medical amended its $600 million credit agreement with Bank of America as administrative agent in conjunction with the company’s acquisition of Stericycle’s CES business.

U.S. Bank, JPMorgan Extend Black Hills Facility

Black Hills extended the maturity dates of its $750 million revolving credit facility and $300 million term loan.

BofA Agents New $300MM Revolver for TrueBlue

TrueBlue completed a new $300 million revolving credit facility with Bank of America as administrative agent.

Wells Fargo Securities Taps Van Bergh as Vice Chair/Energy & Power

Scott Van Bergh joined Wells Fargo Securities as vice chairman in the Energy & Power Investment Banking group. He is based in New York and reports jointly to John Hudson and Kristin Lesher, co-heads of the Investment Banking Coverage group.