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.
Volkswagen closed a €10 billion ($11 billion) five-year revolving credit facility with Citigroup, Credit Agricole and UniCredit as arrangers and coordinators.
Barclays Capital Real Estate and Citigroup Global Markets Realty completed a a $1.5 billion mortgage loan of San Francisco’s Parkmerced on behalf of owner Maximus Real Estate Partners. AIMCO provided a $275 million mezzanine loan .
Groupe Casino signed a new €2 billion ($2.2 billion) revolving credit facility, which will mature in October 2023, as part of its refinancing plan. Twenty-five banks joined the syndicate.
The Wall Street Journal reported Citigroup has tapped its Latin America chief, Jane Fraser, to serve as the bank’s No. 2 executive, putting her atop the list to succeed Chief Executive Michael Corbat.