Wells Fargo and BlackRock Plaintiffs Settle RMBS Trustee Litigation

Wells Fargo and a group of institutional investors, including funds affiliated with BlackRock and PIMCO, reached a settlement that resolves two class action lawsuits.

Wells Fargo Agents $300MM Refi for Walker & Dunlop

Walker & Dunlop, Inc. announced that it has closed on the refinance of its senior secured seven-year term loan.

Wells Fargo, ABN AMRO Arrange $100MM Upsize for Goodnight Midstream

Goodnight Midstream expanded its revolving credit facility to $420 million from $320 million. ABN AMRO Capital USA and Wells Fargo served as joint lead arrangers on the transaction.

Wells Fargo Increases Antero Credit Facility to $2B

Wells Fargo served as administrative agent on a credit agreement with Antero Midstream Partners, which, among other things, increased the aggregate lender commitments on the facility to $2 billion.

Wells Fargo Agents $650MM Facility for Churchill Downs Casino Recap

Churchill Downs agreed to acquire ownership interests in Midwest Gaming Holdings. Following the sale, Wells Fargo will agent a new revolving credit and term loan agreement of up to $650 million for Midwest.

Wells Fargo Upsizes Realty Income Facility to $3.25BB

Realty Income has closed on an amended $3.25 billion credit facility. Wells Fargo served as administrative agent for the transaction.

Wells Fargo Executive Shake-Up Sends Hardison, Julian Packing

Wells Fargo’s Chief Administrative Officer Hope Hardison and Chief Auditor David Julian have begun leaves of absence from Wells Fargo. The company has made several key leadership appointments in the wake of their leaving.

Wells Fargo, Fortress Support Perry Ellis Acquisition

An entity controlled by George Feldenkreis acquired Perry Ellis International through a $437 million transaction. Perry Ellis was subsequently converted into a private company.

Sears Chairman Lampert Looking for Bankruptcy Financing Partners

Reuters reported that Sears chairman Eddie Lampert is holding discussions with Cyrus Capital Partners to share the $30 million financing to support the company’s Chapter 11 effort.

BofA Agents Expansion of Curtiss-Wright $500 Million Facility

Curtiss-Wright amended credit agreement with a group of seven banks extending the maturity date of its $500 million credit facility through October 2023 and expanding the accordion feature by $100 million to $200 million. Bank of America served as administrative agent.