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Washington Prime Group Completes Financial Restructuring, Reduces Debt by Nearly $1B

Washington Prime Group emerged from the Chapter 11 process, signifying the completion of the company’s financial restructuring and the implementation of its plan of reorganization. The company emerged from bankruptcy with its debt reduced by nearly $1 billion.

Apollo-Led Group to Become Majority Owners of Restructured Riverbed Technology

Riverbed Technology entered into a restructuring support agreement regarding the terms of a financial restructuring. Upon consummation of the recapitalization, a group of institutional investors led by Apollo Global Management will become the majority owners of the company.

SouthState Corporation and Atlantic Capital Bancshares Sign Merger Agreement

SouthState Corporation and Atlantic Capital Bancshares signed a definitive agreement pursuant to which Atlantic Capital will merge with and into SouthState in an all-stock transaction with an aggregate value of approximately $542 million.

Washington Prime Group Enters Chapter 11, Secures $100MM in DIP Financing

Washington Prime Group filed voluntary petitions for relief under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas. Washington Prime Group also secured $100 million in new money debtor-in-possession financing.

JPMorgan-Led Syndicate Provides Debt Financing to Support Clearlake Investment in RSA

JPMorgan Chase Bank, Morgan Stanley Senior Funding, Goldman Sachs, UBS Investment Bank, Bank of America, Barclays and Jefferies are arranging debt financing in support of Clearlake Capital Group’s new equity investment in RSA Security.

A&M Serves as Restructuring Advisor to Superior Energy Services in Chapter 11

Alvarez & Marsal served as restructuring advisor to Superior Energy Services in the company’s financial restructuring and commencement of its Chapter 11 case. Superior serves drilling, completion and production-related needs of oil and gas companies.

Ascena Enters APA with Sycamore Partners to Sell Ann Taylor, Loft and Others

Ascena Retail Group entered into an asset purchase agreement with Sycamore Partner’s affiliate, Premium Apparel, to sell Ann Taylor, LOFT, Lane Bryant and Lou & Grey brands for $540 million on a cash-free and debt-free basis.

Alvarez & Marsal to Guide Superior Energy Through Restructuring, Chapter 11

Alvarez & Marsal is acting as restructuring advisor to Superior Energy Services, which entered into a restructuring support agreement with a group of its senior noteholders and filed voluntary petitions under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code.

Bank of America Supports WillScot, Mobile Mini Merger with $2.4B Revolver

According to an 8K filed with the SEC, Bank of America served as administrative and collateral agent on a $2.4 billion asset-based revolving credit facility in connection with the merger of WillScot and Mobile Mini.