The Wall Street Journal reported former J.P.Morgan banker Alan Young became a partner at Highbury Partnership, a firm founded by former J.P.Morgan head of equities Matthew Roberts.
Paul Hastings is representing Kaydon in an acquisition by SKF that values Kaydon at approximately $1.25 billion, including debt.J.P. Morgan is financial advisor to SKF, and Reed Smith is providing legal counsel.
TMS International and Pritzker announced an agreement under which members of the Pritzker family will acquire TMS in a transaction valued at $1 billion. Goldman Sachs Bank USA and J.P. Morgan are providing committed debt financing.
Kodak closed a new five-year $200 million ABL revolver. Together with the previously announced $695 million exit term loan, the company has up to $895 million in exit financing. BofA Merrill, Barclays and J.P. Morgan were joint lead arrangers.
iStar Financial it received commitments from lenders to reprice its $1.82 billion senior secured credit facility due October 2017. J.P. Morgan acted as lead left bookrunner and served with, Barclays and BofA Merrill Lynch as joint lead arrangers and bookrunners.