AppLovin, a marketing software company, closed a seven-year, $1.5 billion term loan. JPMorgan Chase Bank, BofA Securities, KKR Capital Markets, Citigroup, Credit Suisse Loan Funding, Goldman Sachs Bank, Morgan Stanley Senior Funding and UBS Securities acted as joint lead arrangers for the facility.
CCC Intelligent Solutions completed the refinancing of its existing secured credit facility with a new credit agreement. Bank of America, JPMorgan Chase, Goldman Sachs, Citigroup, Barclays, Credit Suisse, Jefferies Finance and Morgan Stanley acted as joint lead arrangers and joint bookrunners for the facility.
Horizon Technology Finance appointed Daniel S. Devorsetz COO, effective immediately. In addition, Horizon Technology Finance concurrently appointed Devorsetz COO of its external investment advisor, Horizon Technology Finance Management.
Eagle Point Credit Management appointed Nate Morse head corporate trader. Morse has more than 20 years of industry experience. Prior to joining Eagle Point Credit Management, he spent five years as a credit trader at Aristeia Capital.
The banking app Dave and VPC Impact Acquisition Holdings, a special purpose acquisition company sponsored by Victory Park Capital, entered into a business combination agreement that will result in Dave becoming a publicly traded company with an expected equity value of approximately $4 billion.
Owl Rock Capital Group and the Dyal Capital Partners division of Neuberger Berman Group entered into a definitive business combination agreement with Altimar Acquisition Corporation to form Blue Owl Capital, an alternative asset management firm with more than $45 billion in assets under management.
A syndicate of banks including Citi, UBS Investment Bank, Credit Suisse and BNP PARIBAS committed to provide exit financing to the KPS Capital stalking horse acquisition vehicle to acquire Garrett Motion in a recently filed Chapter 11 case.
Taira Hall joined Pacific Western Bank as the executive vice president of products and partnerships. Hall previously worked at Visa Business Solutions, Citigroup and Deloitte Consulting.
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.
As part of a syndicate of 14 banks, Citigroup served as a joint lead bookrunner and joint lead arranger for a new $280 term loan facility for Harsco Corporation.