BNP Paribas, Handelsbanken and Nordea acted as coordinating mandated lead arrangers and bookrunners for a €750 million revolving credit facility for UPM.
JPMorgan Chase served as administrative agent for a $600 million term loan facility for Owens Corning to facilitate its acquisition of Paroc Group, a transaction estimated at €900 million ($1.04 billion).
Seafood company Marine Harvest closed a €1.206 billion ($1.3 billion) senior secured five-year multicurrency revolving credit facility with DNB, Nordea, ABN Amro, Rabobank, Danske Bank and SEB.
Independent oil company Faroe Petroleum signed two banking facilities that will provide financing to underpin the company’s growth plans.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Citibank, Credit Agricole, Danske Bank, Nordea Bank, Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken and Standard Chartered Bank were lead arrangers and bookrunners for a new €200 million ($210 million) revolving credit facility for Valmet Oyj.
Gränges closed its acquisition of Noranda’s downstream aluminum rolling business in the U.S. Danske Bank and Svenska Handelsbanken provided a $300 million credit facility to support the transaction.
Fortum has signed a €1.75 billion ($1.97 billion) syndicated multicurrency revolving facility agreement. The Royal Bank of Scotland and Nordea Bank acted as coordinators for the transaction.