Associated Bank appointed Phillip Trier executive vice president and commercial banking group leader. Trier will focus on accelerating core commercial middle-market business development and also lead the company’s equipment finance and leasing vertical.
Associated Bank hired Neil Riegelman as senior vice president and commercial banking segment leader and appointed Gus Hernandez senior vice president and director of business banking as part of its plans to expand its commercial middle market team.
Physicians Realty Trust closed on a $400 million term loan that will mature in May 2028. A total of seven lenders are participating in the term loan. KeyBank is acting as the administrative agent and a lender.
Peter Malmstrom joined Associated Bank as senior vice president and regional senior credit officer, corporate banking. He is responsible for approval and concurrence duties for the bank’s commercial lending groups.
Whitestone REIT amended and extended its $515 million credit facility, comprised of a $250 million revolver and $265 million term loan.
Associated Bank added Keith Contole, John Todd, Jim Vargo and Mike Williams, who have more than 100 years of combined experience, to its asset-based lending team.
Associated Banc-Corp appointed Paul Schmidt to the role of Twin Cities market president. The company also announced plans for the expansion of its market commitment and accelerated growth through its new Engage Local initiative.
Associated Bank broadened its equipment finance vertical in Wisconsin, Illinois and Minnesota by promoting Jennifer VanHulle and hiring Michael Gaona, Rich Pondel, Alex Steinhaus, Alex Williams and Thomas Wolf.
Essent Group amended its credit facility to increase the total facility from $625 million to $825 million. JPMorgan Chase Bank, BofA Securities and Royal Bank of Canada Capital Markets acted as joint lead arrangers and joint bookrunners for the credit facility.
Healthcare Trust of America and its operating partnership, Healthcare Trust of America Holdings, entered into a third amended and restated $1.3 billion revolving credit and term loan agreement. JPMorgan Chase Bank served as the administrative agent for the facility.