Bunge closed on the refinancing of its $1.75 billion, three-year revolving credit facility. BNP Paribas, Credit Agricole, ING Bank, Natixis and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation served as active bookrunners, mandated lead arrangers and coordinators on the transaction.
Mercuria’s North American operating entities closed a multi-year, $2.2 billion senior secured borrowing base credit facility. Societe Generale acted as administrative agent and collateral agent for the facility.
Ford extended $15.5 billion in revolving credit lines, which now include metrics that align with the company’s sustainability priorities. The facilities are being supported by a lender group of 60 banks, led by JPMorgan Chase Bank, which served as the administrative agent and lead bookrunner.
Castleton Commodities International closed on a $1.7 billion borrowing base facility. BNP Paribas, MUFG, Société Générale, Citibank, Coöperatieve Rabobank, Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank and Natixis served as joint lead arrangers and joint bookrunners for the facility.
Societe Generale, MUFG Bank, Natixis, Rabobank and ING Capital served as joint lead arrangers on a $1.7 billion one-year, senior secured borrowing base revolving facility for Mercuria’s North American operating entities.
BNP Paribas is serving as administrative agent for a $2.565 billion revolving bank facility for Freepoint Commodities. ABN AMRO Capital, Coöperatieve Rabobank, ING Bank and Société Générale are serving as co-syndication and co-documentation agents.
BNP Paribas, Handelsbanken and Nordea acted as coordinating mandated lead arrangers and bookrunners for a €750 million revolving credit facility for UPM.
David Steckl and Yang Tang joined Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank’s Global Markets Americas Financial Institutions Sales team.
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.
TrailStone Group closed a $300 million revolving credit facility with BNP Paribas acting as sole lead arranger and bookrunner. The new facility refinances the company’s current $200 million revolver.