Notable Transactions

Data gathered from direct sources, news releases and other public information (2015/03/01-2015/06/30)

Dollar amounts in millions

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DATEBORROWER/INDUSTRYLENDER/ROLEAMOUNTSTRUCTURE/NOTES
2015/04/01ClearLake Capital
Private Equity
Wells Fargo Capital Finance
Admin Agent
130.0 Facility
Supports Front Range Solutions acquisition
2015/04/01ClearLake Capital
Private Equity
Wells Fargo Capital Finance
Jt Ld Arranger & Admin Agent
130.0 Facility
Supports Front Range Solutions acquisition
2015/04/01Haggen Syndicate
Grocery Retailer
PNC Bank
Admin Agent
210.0Revolver Credit
2015/04/01Precision Toxicology
Provider/Laboratory Drug Testing
Monroe Capital
Admin Agent & Sole Lead Arranger
14.5Revolver
Supports recap
2015/04/01Sirrus
Manufacturer/Monomer & Derivatives
Square 1 Bank & Trinity Capital Investment
Lenders
5.0Credit Facility
2015/04/02Denny's
Operator/Restaurant Chain
Wells Fargo
Admin Agent
250.0Revolver
Replaces existing facility; Jt Ld Arrangers & Jt Bookrunners: Wells Fargo Securities, Regions Cap Mkts & Citizens
2015/04/02RiceBran
Manufacturer/Food Ingredients
Full Circle Capital
Lender
8.0$3.5MM Revolver/$4.5MM Term Loan
Replaces existing facility
2015/04/03CAN Capital
Provider/Small Business Working Capital
Wells Fargo Capital Finance
Ld Lender
650.0Facility
Co-syn agents: Morgan Stanley, Barclays, UBS, JP Morgan, SunTrust, First Tennessee, Fifth Third, Regions, AloStar, CapitalSource & Amalgamated
2015/04/03Huron Consulting
Provider/Business Consulting
BofA, JP Morgan Chase & Others
Lenders
500.0Revolver
Increases revolver from $247.5MM
2015/04/03Pro Line Manufacturing
Manufacturer/Specialty Footwear
Investors Bank ABL
Lender
12.0$9MM Revolver/$3MM Term Loan
2015/04/03Radiant Logistics
Provider/Transportation & Logistics
Bank of America & Bank of Montreal
Lenders
65.0Revolver/Cross-Border
2015/04/06GasLog
Operator/Natural Gas Carrier
DNB Bank
Lender
460.0Facility
Includes $135MM sub-debt
2015/04/07Appleton Coated
Manufacturer/Paper
PNC Bank
Lender
25.0Revolver
2015/04/07HotSchedules
Provider/Software
Bridge Capital Holdings
Lender
20.0Credit Facility & Working Capital Advance
2015/04/08Irving Place Capital
Private Equity
GE Antares
Admin Agent
138.0Facility
Supports Bendon acquisition
2015/04/08Plastic Suppliers
Manufacturer/Plastics
MB Business Capital
Lender
15.0Facility
2015/04/08Radiant Logistics
Provider/Transportation & Logistics
Alcentra Capital
Lender
10.0Term Loan
Supports Wheels Group acquisition
2015/04/08Texas Wholesale
Distributor/Convenience Stores
MB Business Capital
Lender
12.0New Facility
Refinancing
2015/04/10Inhibrx
Provider/Medical Services
Oxford Finance
Lender
20.0Term Loan
2015/04/10Masonite International
Manufacturer/Doors 
Wells Fargo Capital Finance, BofA & Others
Jt Ld Arrangers
150.0ABL Revolver
Increases revolver from $125MM; co-synd agents: RBC, Deutsche & Barclays
2015/04/10Staffing 360 Solutions
Provider/Staffing Services
MidCap Financial
Lender
28.0$25MM Revolver/$3MM Term Loan
Replaces previous Wells Fargo revolver
2015/04/13Applied Data Finance
Provider/Consumer Credit
Victory Park Capital
Lender/Investor
50.0Revolver
Funding in advance of Series A round
2015/04/13Certent
Provider/Software
Bridge Capital Holdings
Lender
6.5Facility
2015/04/13Vertex Energy
Provider/Industrial Waste Recycling
MidCap Business Credit
Lender
7.0ABL Revolver
Refinances previous lender
2015/04/14Little River Healthcare
Provider/Healthcare
Monroe Capital
Admin Agent & Sole Arranger
36.8ABL Revolver
Recapitalization
2015/04/15Aquasana
Provider/Water Filtration Systems
Praesidian Capital
Lender
11.4First Lien Debt
Catterton portfolio company
2015/04/15IZEA
Online Marketplace
Bridge Bank
Lender
5.0Revolver
Increased $3.5MM existing facility
2015/04/15Nativo
Provider/Investor Technology
Bridge Bank
Lender
6.0Revolver
Venture investor backed
2015/04/16Pan American Silver
Producer/Silver
Bank of Nova Scotia & CIBC
Admin/Synd Agents, Jt Ld Arrangers & Jt Bookrunners
300.0Revolver
Eight lenders
2015/04/17NTN Buzztime
Restaurant Social Media Platform
East West Bank
Lender
10.0Revolver
$7.5MM revolver/$2.5MM accordion
2015/04/17Organic Holdings
Distributor/Nutritional Supplements
Concord Financial Advisors
Lender
5.0Revolver
Replaces existing lender
2015/04/20Irving Place Capital
Sponsor
NXT Capital
Jt Ld Arranger & Co-doc Agent
138.5Revolver
Supports Bendon acquisition
2015/04/20Sprouts Farmers Market
Organic Grocery Store
J.P. Morgan Securities LLC
Ld Arranger & Sole Bookrunner
450.0Revolver
Replaces term loan & revolver
2015/04/20USG Intermediate
Provider/Direct Mail & Telemarketing
Prospect
Lender
48.5Revolver/Term Loan
First lien, floating-rate
2015/04/20Zayo Group
Provider/Bandwith Infrastructure
Sun Trust Bank
Admin Agent
450.0Revolver
Extends existing $250MM revolver
2015/04/21Gourmet Express
Producer/Consumer Products
Siena Lending Group
Lender
6.0Revolver
DIP
2015/04/21OMNI Orthopaedics
Provider/Orthopaedic Implants
Gemino Healthcare Finance
Lender
6.0Revolver
Supports America's Auto Auction acquisition
2015/04/21SEA-Vista
Operator/U.S.-Flag Tankers
JPMorgan Chase
Ld Lender
300.0$100MM Revolver/$200MM Term Loan
Repays Title XI financing
2015/04/22Hancock Fabrics
Retailer/Fashion & Home Decorating
Great American Capital
Lender
17.5Term Loan
In concert with Wells Fargo ABL
2015/04/24Worthington Industries
Fabricator/Steel
J.P. Morgan Securities & PNC Capital Markets
Ld Arrangers
500.0Revolver
Amends/extends 5-yr revolver
2015/04/25Diplomat Pharmacy
Provider/Specialty Pharmaceuticals
GE Capital HFS
Ld Arranger & Bookrunner
320.0Credit Facility
Portion supports BioRx acquisition
2015/04/25i3Verticals
Provider/Technology & Integrated Payments
FirstBank of Tennessee
Ld Lender
50.0Credit Facility
Supports RentShare acquisition; includes BOA and other local banks
2015/04/25Trinity Hunt Partners
Sponsor
NXT Capital
Jt Ld Arranger & Admin Agent
88.0Acquisition Financing
Supports American Auto Auction buy
2015/04/27Hygea Holdings
Healthcare Holding Company
Fifth Third Bank
Lender
15.0Revolver
Increases existing $5MM revolver
2015/04/27Lannett Company
Manufacturer/Generic Pharmaceuticals
Citibank
Admin Agent
120.0Credit Facility
Increases existing $50MM credit facility
2015/04/27W&T Offshore
Producer/Oil & Natural Gas
TD Bank
Admin Agent
600.0Credit Facility
Amends existing credit facility
2015/04/28Azco Supply
Distributor/Underground Materials
MB Business Capital
Lender
10.9Revolver
Debt refi
2015/04/28Lombard Medical
Producer/Medical Devices
Oxford Finance
Lender
26.0Term Loan
Supports growth initiatives
2015/04/29Digital Insurance
Provider/Employee Benefits
BofA Merrill Lynch & JPMorgan Chase Bank
Lead Lenders
120.0Credit Facility
Banks: PNC, Regions & Newbridge
2015/04/29Impex Global
Distributor/Specialty Films
Marquette Business Credit
Lender
5.8Revolver/Term Loan
LaSalle Capital portfolio company
2015/04/29Lumber Liquidators
Retailer/Hardwood Flooring
Bank of America
Lender
100.0ABL Revolver
Amends existing $50MM revolver
2015/04/30DataSpan
Provider/BPO Services
Marquette Business Credit
Lender
10.0Revolver
Adviser: Bonefish Capital
2015/04/30Installed Building Products
Installer/Insulation Products
Key Bank
Admin Agent & Ld Arranger
200.0Credit Facility
Replaces existing facility
2015/04/30Nutiva
Producer/Organic Products
MB Business Capital
Lender
20.0Credit Facility
Supports growth
2015/04/30StarTek
Provider/BPO Services
BMO Harris Bank
Lender
20.0Revolver
Replaces Wells Fargo revolver
2015/05/01Celula
Provider/Laboratory Services
Oxford Finance
Lender
10.0Term Loan
Supports expansion
2015/05/01Exide Technologies
Producer/Electrical-Energy Solutions
BOA, PNC Cap Mkts & BMO Cap Mkts
Arrangers
200.0Credit Facility
Exit Financing
2015/05/05Herbalife
Producer/Nutritional Products
BofA & Merrill
Admin Agent
425.0Revolver
Extends maturity
2015/05/05Labcyte
Manufacturer/Biotechnology Tools
Oxford Finance & Silicon Valley Bank
Lenders
17.0$7MM Revolver/$10MM Term Loan
Supports growth
2015/05/05Woodward
Manufacturer/Control Systems
Wells Fargo
Admin Agent
1000.0Revolver
Increases revolver from $600MM
2015/05/06The Credit Junction
Online Finance Company
Victory Park Capital
Lender
50.0Credit Facility
Equity raise expected later this year
2015/05/07Kaman
Manufacturer/Aircraft Bearings & Components
J.P. Morgan Securities, Merrill & Citizens
Jt Lead Arrangers
700.0$600MM Revolver/$100MM Term Loan
Revolver upsize from $400M
2015/05/07Sysorex
Developer/Technology
Bridge Capital Holdings
Lender
12.0$10MM Revolver/$2MM Term Loan
Revolver upsize from $6MM
2015/05/08Ceterix Orthopaedics
Manufacturer/Surgical Tools
CRG*
Lender
35.0Revolver
*f/n/a Capital Royalty
2015/05/08Pride Manufacturing
Manufacturer/Wood Products
Citizens Bank
Admin agent & Sole Ld Arranger
30.0Credit Facilities
Refi existing debt
2015/05/11Autumn Lake Healthcare
Provider/Healthcare
Oxford Finance
Lender
14.5Term Loan
Supports rehab center purchase
2015/05/11International-Matex Tank Terminals
Provider/Bulk Liquid Handling
Sun Trust Robinson Humphrey
Left Lead Arranger
600.0Revolver
Refinancing
2015/05/11Rollins-Nelson
Provider/Healthcare
Capital One
Lender
34.0$30MM Term Loan/$4MM Revolver
Refinances nursing facilities
2015/05/11vXchnge
Provider/Technology Services
CIT Group
Admin Agent & Sole Lead Arranger
90.0Senior Facility
Supports acquisition of datacenters
2015/05/12Imprimis Pharmaceuticals
Provider/Pharmaceuticals
IMMY Funding
Lender
10.0Term Loan
Can expand to $15MM
2015/05/12LESS Institute
Provider/Healthcare
US Capital Partners
Lender
30.0Revolver
Supports expansion
2015/05/12Lindblad Expeditions
Provider/Travel Services
Credit Suisse AG
Admin Agent
150.0Revolver
Upsize from $120MM
2015/05/12Rosina Food Products
Producer/Specialty Foods
BofA Business Capital
Lender
22.5$20MM Revolver/$2.5MM Term Loan
Refinancing
2015/05/12Tissue Tech
Provider/Tissue-based Pharmaceuticals
Square 1 Bank
Lender
10.0Credit Facility
Expansion
2015/05/14Caresping
Operator/Long-Term Care Facilities
Capital One
Lender
11.5Revolver
Refinancing
2015/05/14Electronic Warfare
Provider/Technology
American Capital
Lender
21.5Term Loan
Refinancing
2015/05/14Phoenix Footwear Group
Retailer/Women's Shoes
NewStar Business Credit
Lender
9.0Revolver
2015/05/15INC Research Holdings
Provider/Biopharmaceuticals & Med Devices
Wells Fargo Bank
Admin Agent
675.0$525MM Term Loan/$150MM Revolver
Refinancing
2015/05/15Rice Bran Technologies
Producer/Nutritional Products
Full Circle Capital
Lender
8.0$3.5MM Revolver/$2.5MM & $2.0MM Term Loans
Supports U.S. & Brazil segments
2015/05/15Sundance Energy Australia
Provider/Energy Exploration
Morgan Stanley
Lender
475.0$300MM Revolver/$175MM Term Loan
Adds $250MM debt capacity
2015/05/15Upland Software
Provider/Technology
Wells Fargo Capital Finance
Lender
60.0Credit Facility
Refinancing
2015/05/18Bob Evans Farms
Operator/Restaurant Chain
PNC Bank & PNC Capital Markets
Admin Agent & Jt Lead Arranger
750.0Credit Facility
Allows share repurchase
2015/05/18Dave & Buster's Entertainment
Provider/Dining & Entertainment
BofA & Wells Fargo Securities
Jt Lead Arrangers
500.0$350MM Revolver/$150MM Term Loan
Refinancing
2015/05/18Seventy Seven Energy
Provider/Wellsite Services
BlueMeridian Capital
Lender
100.0Jr Lien Financing
Incremental to term loan
2015/05/18Women’s Marketing
Provider/Media Strategies
NXT Capital
Admin Agent & Lead Arranger
54.7Senior Facility
Recapitalization
2015/05/18WWE Studios
Provider/Global Entertainment
BofA Merrill Lynch
Lender
35.0Revolver
Grow partnership base
2015/05/19GigOptix
Supplier/Semi-conductor Components
Silicon Valley Bank
Lender
10.5Revolver
Adds $3.5MM
2015/05/19Legal Zoom
Provider/Online Legal Solutions
Fifth Street Management, LLC
Admin Agent & Lead Arranger
171.0Unitranche
Can expand to $246MM
2015/05/21Cyalume Technology Holdings
Manufacturer/Military & Law Enforcement Products
Monroe Capital
Admin Agent, Sole Lead Arranger
25.0Unitranche Facility
2015/05/21TowerBrook Capital Partners
Private Equity Firm
CIT Corporate Finance
Admin Agent
40.0ABL Revolver
Supports J.Jill acquistion
2015/05/26B2Gold
Precious Metals Exploration
HSBC
Admin Agent
350.0Revolver
Up to $450MM w/accordion, syndicate: Bank of Nova Scotia, Société Générale & ING Bank
2015/05/26Macro Enterprises
Provider/Pipeline Construction
TD Bank
Admin Agent, Lead Arranger, Bookrunner
125.3$52.5MM Revolver/$40.4MM Letter of Credit
2015/05/26Nobilis Healthcare
Operator/Healthcare Facility
GE Capital HFS
Lender
25.0Credit Facility
Supports refi
2015/05/27DiversiTech
Manufacturer & Supplier/HVACR
BMO Harris Bank
Admin agent and Jt Lead Arranger
153.0Credit Facility
2015/05/27Resolute Forest Products
Provider/Forest Products
Bank of America
Admin Agent
600.0ABL Revolver
Replaces existing facility, 5-yr term, Syndicate 9 banks
2015/05/27Superior Plus
Producer & Distributor/Enery Products
Scotiabank & TD Securities
Lead arrangers
570.0Credit Facility
Syndicate includes 8 lenders
2015/05/28LESS Institute
Provider/Medical Treatment
Javlin Capital
Lender
30.0Credit Facility
2015/05/28Hortau
Designer & Manufacturer/Soil Monitoring
Business Capital
Lender
5.0Growth Capital Facility
2015/05/29Meru Networks
Provider/Wi-Fi Solutions
Opus Bank
Lender
15.0$9MM Term Loan/$6MM Credit Line
2015/05/29Pacific Contours
Producer/Aerospace Industry products
US Capital Partners
Lender
10.0Credit facility/Term Loan
2015/06/01Hologic
Developer/Medical products
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Lead Lender
2500.0$1,500MM Term Loan/$1,000MM Revolver
2015/06/01Epic Sciences
Producer/Medical diagnostics
Silicon Valley Bank
Lender
15.0Credit Facility
Increases exisiting facility
2015/06/02Calpine
Producer/Electricity
Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs, Mitsubishi, Barclays & RBC
Co-lead Arrangers
1600.0Term Loan
Supports refi
2015/06/02Freepoint
Merchant & Financer/Commodities
BNP Paribas
Admin Agent
1300.0Revolver
Jt ld arranger: MUFG
2015/06/02KapStone
Producer/Packaging Products
Bank of America, Barclays Bank & Well Fargo Bank
Lenders
1915.0$1,415MM Term Loan/$500MM Revolver
Supports Victory Packaging/Golden State Container acquisition
2015/06/02Key Energy Services
Provider/Oil field services
BofA Merrill, Wells Fargo
Lead Arrangers
415.0$100MM ABL Revolver/$315MM Term Loan
Replaces existing facility
2015/06/03D&M Holdings
Manufacturer/Home theatre & audio products
Siena Lending Group, North Mill Capital
Lenders
25.0Asset-based Revolver
2015/06/03Rifco National Auto Finance
Operator/Auto Loans
Wells Fargo
Lender
260.0Facility
Syndicate includes ATB Corporate Financial Services
2015/06/03Alecto Healthcare Services
Operator/Healthcare Facilities
Capital One
Lender
19.0Revolver
2015/06/04Alta Mesa Holdings
Producer/Oil & Natural Gas
Morgan Stanley Energy Capital
Lender
125.0Term Loan
2015/06/04Alta Mesa Holdings
Producer/Oil & Natural Gas
Wells Fargo Bank
Admin Agent
300.0Credit Facility
Co-agents: Union Bank, Morgan Stanley
2015/06/04Celestica
Provider/Supply chain solutions
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
Admin Agent
550.0$250MM Term Loan/$300 Revolver
Syndicate includes: RBC Capital Markets, Merrill Lynch
2015/06/04Motorcar Parts of America
Manufacturer/Automotive Parts
PNC
Lender
125.0$100MM Revolver/$25MM Term Loan
Replaces previous credit facility
2015/06/10Bartash Printing
Provider/Commercial Printing
North Mill Capital
Lender
10.0Revolver
Everbank Business Credit participated
2015/06/15Cathedral Energy
Provider/Drilling Services
Scotiabank, NBC
Lender
60.0Revolver
Accordion +$35MM
2015/06/15Tesla Motors
Manufacturer/Electric Car
Deutsche Bank
Admin Agent
500.0ABL Revolver
Syndicate includes Bank of America
2015/06/16Wings Capital
Investor/Commercial Aircraft
Wells Fargo
Lender
200.0Term Loan
Aircraft portfolio acquisition
2015/06/17Venoco
Producer/Oil and Gas
Deutsche Bank
Lender
75.0Term Loan
Pay off prior term loan
2015/06/17Sirius XM Radio
Broadcaster/Radio
JPMorgan Chase
Admin Agent
1750.0Revolver
Subsidiary Sirius XM Holdings
2015/06/17Physiotherapy
Provider/Outpatient Rehab Services
GE Capital HFS
Admin Agent
175.0Revolver
Refinance existing debt
2015/06/18Aquent
Provider/Temporary Staffing
Crystal Financial
Lender
12.5Term Loan
TRI Ventures subsidiary
2015/06/18Sotheby's
Auctioneer/Art and Collectibles
GE Capital Corporate Finance
Admin Agent
1335.0Credit Facility
Includes a $485MM revolver
2015/06/19Parnell Pharmaceuticals
Manufacturer/Animal Health Solutions
Midcap Financial
Lender
11.0Term Loan
45 month term
2015/06/19Alere
Provider/Diagnostic Testing Information
Goldman Sachs Bank
Admin Agent
1950.0Revolver/Term Loan
$250MM revolver/$1.7B term loan
2015/06/22Stingray Digital Group
Provider/Media Solutions
National Bank of Canada
Admin Agent
100.0Revolver
Syndicate includes BOM, CIBC and the TD Bank
2015/06/23BMO Harris
Provider/Remanufactured electrical power
Sunbelt Transformer
Admin Agent
46.0Revolver
Supports Grey Mountain Partners acquisition
2015/06/23Exide Technologies
Producer/Lead-Acid Batteries
BofA Business Capital
Lender
200.0ABL Revolver
Includes tranches in Canada, UK & NV
2015/06/23The Riverside Company
Private Equity
GE Antares
Admin Agent
124.5Revolver
Supports Area Wide Protective acquisition
2015/06/24True Position Technologies
Manufacturer/Precision-machined parts
MB Business Capital
Lender
6.5Revolver
Vintage Fund Management portfolio company
2015/06/24IDEX
Provider/Applied Solutions
BofA
Co-Lead Syndicators
700.0Revolver
Replaces existing facility
2015/06/24Gladstone Capital
BDC
KeyBank
Arranger
170.0Revolver
Upsized from $140MM
2015/06/25Newtek Business Svcs.
BDC
Goldman Sachs Spec. Lending
Lender
38.0Term Loan
Retired $20MM facility w/ Capital One
2015/06/25Spectrum Brands
Supplier/Consumer Products
Deutsche Bank AG
Admin Agent
500.0Cash Flow Revolver
Replaced ABL Revolver
2015/06/25AmerTac
Distributor/Electric Fixtures
Siena Lending Group
Lender
14.5Revolver/Term Loan
Refi existing lender
2015/06/25Tall Oak Midstream Subsidiaries
Business Services/Oil & Gas
Capital One
Admin Agent
150.0Revolver
TOMPC/TOM-STACK @ $75MM ea. Exp. to $100MM
2015/06/26AES Distributed Energy
Energy Distribution
CIT Financial
Admin Agent
75.0Revolver
Funds solar systems acquisition
2015/06/26Crown Media
Media/Cable Networks
Wells Fargo
Admin Agent
425.0Revolver/Term Loan
Replaces existing credit agreement
2015/06/29Ducommun
Manufacturer/Aerospace & Defense
BofA
Admin Agent
475.0Revolver/Term Loan
Syndicate includes Wells Fargo
2015/06/29Zosano Pharma
Pharmaceutical
Hercules Technology
Lender
15.0Term Loan
Repay existing notes
2015/06/29Warner Robins
Distributor/Building Materials
MidCap Business Credit
Lender
7.0ABL Revolver
Refi previous lender
2015/06/29Sarepta Therapeutics
Developer/Biopharmaceuticals
MidCap Financial
Lender
40.0Term Loan
Matures June 2018
2015/06/29Black Hills
Producer/Energy
U.S. Bank
Admin Agent
500.0Revolver
C-lead arrangers; US Bank, Scotiabank & Union Bank
2015/06/30ProFusion Industries
Manufacturer/Transit Matting
Garrison Investment Group
Admin Agent
31.0ABL Revolver/Term Loan
$10MM ABL Revolver provided by WFCF
2015/06/30Broadwind Energy
Provider/Integrated Solutions
AloStar Bank of Commerce
Lender
20.0Revolver/Term Loan
$15MM Revolver, $5MM Term Loan
2015/06/30Boot Barn Holdings
Retailer/Western Footwear
Wells Fargo/CGI Capital
Admin Agent
325.0ABL Revolver/Term Loan
Supports acquisition of Sheplers
2015/06/30Strongco Bank
Dealer/Mobile Equipment
HSBC
Lender
32.3Revolver
Consolidates Canadian & US bank facilities
2015/06/30Bank of America
TMA Firm
FTI Consulting
Admin Agent
550.0Revolver
Arrangers: JPM Chase, HSBC; Extends exisiting facility
2015/06/30JPMorgan Chase
Provider/Travel Services
TripAdvisor
Lead Lender
1100.0Revolver
Replaces existing facility
2015/06/30Midcap Financial
Developer/Biopharmaceuticals
Sarepta Therapeutics
Lender
40.0Term Loan
Debt financing
2015/06/30Midcap Financial and Silicon Valley Bank
Manufacturer/Medical Technology
EndoChoice Holdings
Lenders
58.0$43MM Term Loan/$15MM Revolver
Supports refi