Star Mountain Capital, an investment manager focused on the U.S. lower middle markets, promoted Chris Goodwin, former co-head of merchant banking for BNP Paribas, to managing director. The company also opened a Dallas office, which Goodwin will lead.
Bank of Montreal acted as joint bookrunner, co-lead arranger and administrative agent; CIBC acted as joint bookrunner and co-lead arranger; and BNP Paribas acted as co-lead arranger on a $200 million debt facility for Victoria Gold.
A bank syndicate of 19 banks from eight different countries, including Barclays, Crédit Agricole CIB, Santander, Natixis, Deutsche Bank, Société Générale and BNP Paribas, arranged a $1.7 billion (€1.4 billion) sustainable revolver for Klépierre.
The Sterling Group, a Houston-based middle market private equity and private credit firm, added Jenny Harris as managing director of the firm’s credit fund. Harris was most recently a managing director at BNP Paribas.
A syndicate of five international financial institutions, including BNP Paribas, ING Capital, Mizuho Bank, Natixis and Société Générale will act as the mandated lead arrangers for a $325 million senior secured project finance facility for Horizonte Minerals.
BNP Paribas closed a $100 million syndicated revolving credit facility structured as a sustainability-linked loan (SLL) with Empresas CMPC, a Chilean pulp and paper company. This is the first SLL for Empresas CMPC and the first for BNP Paribas in Latin America.
Societe Generale and BNP Paribas refinanced Roxgold’s existing credit facility, providing an additional $20 million revolver to support its Yaramoko Gold Mine.
MUFG Bank acted as administrative agent and first lien collateral agent on a $1.1 billion Climate Bonds Certified financing for Geysers Power Company, which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Calpine.
Groupe Renault finalized a €5 billion ($5.6 billion) credit facility agreement with BNP Paribas, Crédit Agricole, HSBC France, Natixis and Société Générale. The agreement is guaranteed up to 90% of the total amount borrowed by the French State.
BNP Paribas, Groupe Crédit Agricole, Commerzbank, HSBC, Société Générale, BECM and La Banque Postale will provide Tarkett with a $192.85 million short term revolving credit facility as part of a total of $269.99 million of additional financing.