Goldman Sachs, Others Support Amazon $13.7B Whole Foods Buy

Amazon will acquire Whole Foods Market for $42 per share in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $13.7 billion, including Whole Foods Market’s net debt. Goldman Sachs, Goldman Sachs Lending Partners, Merrill Lynch and Bank of America, have committed to provide a 364-day bridge term loan facility to support the transaction.

Credit Suisse Agents $2.2B Energy Transfer Partners Facility

Energy Transfer Equity entered into a $2.2 billion senior secured term loan agreement with Credit Suisse, Cayman Islands Branch as administrative agent.

Barclays Agents Tenet Healthcare Amendment

Tenet Healthcare entered into an amendment to its existing letter of credit facility agreement. Barclays served as administrative agent.

Goldman Sachs to Finance Vista Acquisition of Solera

Solera Holdings will be acquired by Vista Equity Partners for $6.5 billion including debt. Solera said Goldman Sachs USA and Goldman Sachs Lending Partners have committed to provide financing to support the deal.

JPMorgan Chase Agents Navistar Term Loan Refi

Navistar International said it refinanced its existing term loan of Navistar with a new $1.04 billion term loan. JPMorgan Chase will serve as administrative agent and collateral agent.

Goldman, BofA Arrange Atlantic Power Facilities

Atlantic Power announced its wholly owned indirect subsidiary launched the syndication of new credit facilities. Goldman Sachs Lending Partners and Bank of America are serving as joint lead arrangers.

Goldman, J.P. Morgan Lead $850MM Exit Financing for NewPage

NewPage successfully completed its financial restructuring and has officially emerged from Chapter 11. Goldman Sachs and J.P. Morgan Securities led the exit financing consisting of a term loan facility and revolver.