John Scuorzo joined Evercore’s investment banking business as a senior managing director in its capital markets advisory practice. Scuorzo previously worked for Citi as part of its technology equity capital markets business.
Alvarez & Marsal North America served as restructuring advisor, Evercore served as financial advisor and Kirkland Ellis served as legal counsel to Tapstone Energy in connection with the conclusion of a comprehensive financial restructuring.
Goldman Sachs Bank, Deutsche Bank, Barclays Bank, Morgan Stanley Senior Funding and Credit Suisse provided a $460 million debtor-in-possession facility to Frontier Communications, according to an 8K filed with the SEC.
Blackstone Life Sciences and GSO Capital Partners led a $2 billion financial collaboration in support of Alnylam Pharmaceuticals. The deal includes an up to $750 million first lien senior secured term loan led by GSO.
Alvarez & Marsal served as financial advisor to Dean Foods on its sale of assets to Dairy Farms of America, Prairie Farms Dairy, Mana Saves McArthur, Producers Dairy Foods, Harmoni and Industrial Realty Group.
Peter Brundage joined Evercore’s Investment Banking business as a senior managing director in its Advisory practice. He will establish Evercore’s Dallas office and will focus on advising large corporate clients across a range of industries.
Evercore appointed former Deutsche CIB leader Paul Stefanick to the firm’s Investment Banking business as a senior managing director and a senior leader of the company.
Golar LNG closed a new term loan credit facility of up to $150 million. Clarksons Platou Securities, Danske Markets and Evercore ISI were joint lead managers in the offering. Citicorp was sole bookrunner.