Castleton Commodities International closed a $2.2 billion borrowing base facility consisting of a $1 billion 18-month tranche and a $1.2 billion two-year tranche. The facility also includes a $1 billion accordion, which remains available to support future liquidity needs and growth.
Freepoint Commodities closed a $2.63 billion revolving bank facility. The facility consists of a $1.57 billion, three-year committed tranche and a $1.05 billion, one-year uncommitted tranche. Additionally, the facility has a $570 million accordion feature. BNP Paribas is the administrative agent for the facility.
Crédit Agricole appointed Gerard Vincitore head of structured finance advisory. Vincitore will report globally to Matthew Norman, global head of energy and infrastructure group advisory, and locally to Olivier Audemard, head of structured finance for the Americas.
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.