Snap-on Incorporated entered into a five-year, $700 million multi-currency revolver. J.P. Morgan Securities, Citigroup Global Markets and U.S. Bank acted as joint lead arrangers and joint bookrunners.
CenterPoint Energy and its wholly owned subsidiaries amended their revolvers. JPMorgan Chase served as admin agent for CenterPoint’s and CEHE’s facilities, and Citibank as admin agent for CERC’s facility.
Quebecor Media announced the closing of a seven-year, $350 million term loan B credit facility. Citigroup Global Markets, RBC Capital Markets and The Bank of Nova Scotia acted as joint lead arrangers and joint book managers.
Simpson Thacher represented Barclays, Citigroup Global Markets, Morgan Stanley, BNP Paribas, HSBC and J.P. Morgan and other underwriters in connection with a $5 billion debt securities offering by Wal-Mart.
ACE INA Holdings agreed to sell $475 million of 2.7% senior notes and $475 million of 4.15% senior notes. Citigroup Global Markets, Wells Fargo Securities, Mitsubishi UFJ Securities (USA) and Deutsche Bank Securities served as joint book-running managers.
VWR Funding intends to commence an offering of $200 million of senior secured term loans. VWR said Citigroup Global Markets will act as sole lead arranger and bookrunner for the proposed transaction.