The PNC Financial Services Group and the Spanish financial group, Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, signed a definitive agreement for PNC to acquire BBVA USA Bancshares, including its U.S. banking subsidiary, BBVA USA, for a purchase price of $11.6 billion.
Commerzbank, Danske Bank and ING Bank served as coordinating mandated lead arrangers and bookrunners on a new multi-currency revolving credit facility for Securitas AB in the amount of $920.68 million.
ING Bank and J.P. Morgan Securities, among others, acted as manadated lead arrangers and bookrunners on a €600 million ($683 million), five year revolving credit facility for Worldline.
Olam International, a global agri-business operating in 70 countries, secured a revolving credit facility aggregating $2 billion with an international syndicate of more than 20 banks.
Alcoa entered into an amendment to its five-year revolving credit agreement, with Citibank serving as administrative agent and JPMorgan Chase as syndication agent.
Royal Caribbean Cruises entered into credit agreements for the financing of ships scheduled for delivery in fall 2018 and the first half of 2020. Citibank Europe served as facility agent.