BMO Agents $235MM Blue Bird Refi

Blue Bird, an independent designer and manufacturer of school buses, refinanced its $160 million term loan and $75 million revolving line of credit. Bank of Montreal served as administrative agent and issuing bank.

BofA Agents $386MM DIP Financing For Performance Sports

Bank of America served as administrative agent for $386 million in debtor-in-possession financing to Performance Sports Group as part of its financial restructuring process.

Former Fifth Third Attorney Joins BuckleySandler

BuckleySandler appointed Heather Russell as a partner to lead the Financial Institutions Regulation, Supervision & Technology practice. She was formerly with Fifth Third, BNY Mellon and Bank of America.

KeyBank Agents $600MM Cintas Facility

Cintas entered into a $600 million revolving credit facility with KeyBank serving as administrative agent.

JPMorgan Agents $2.16B Hill-Rom Holdings Facility

Hill-Rom Holdings entered into an amended credit agreement with JPMorgan Chase as administrative agent for a new $1.4625 billion term loan A facility and a $700 million senior secured revolving credit facility.

HSBC Leads New $400MM Facility for AMG Advanced Metallurgical

AMG Advanced Metallurgical Group closed a new facility, increasing its borrowing ceiling from $320 million to $400 million. The maturity has been extended from May 2018 to July 2021. HSBC coordinated the financing.

Regions Agents $135MM Refi for Earthlink Holdings

EarthLink Holdings refinanced its $135 million revolver with a lender group led by Regions Bank as administrative agent. Regions and Fifth Third served as join lead arrangers.

Regions Agents Ebix Upsize Facility to $400MM

Software provider Ebix expanded its existing credit facility from $240 milion to $400 million to fund its growth and share repurchase programs.
Regions Bank served as administrative and collateral agent for the transaction.

Regions Bank Agents Ebix Facility Upsize to $400MM

Ebix expanded its credit facility from $240 million to $400 million with a group of lenders led by Regions Bank serving as administrative and collateral agent.

Fifth Third Provides Financing to Support Wasserstein Acquisition

Wasserstein, on behalf of its private equity fund Wasserstein Partners III, acquired Moss, a provider of fabric structures and branding solutions. Fifth Third provided financing to support the deal.