GoldenTree Loan Management II (GLM II) and its affiliated investment manager GoldenTree Asset Management, closed a $599 million collateralized loan obligation to be managed by GLM II.
Voyager Aviation Holdings, an aircraft asset lessor and manager, closed a five-year, senior secured warehouse facility with an initial committed amount of $500 million. Citi is acting as the administrative agent and security trustee for the facility.
TD Bank Group signed a definitive agreement to acquire First Horizon in an all-cash transaction valued at $13.4 billion, or $25 for each common share of First Horizon.
On Jan. 1, United Community Banks completed its merger with Reliant Bancorp, including its wholly-owned subsidiary, Reliant Bank, which was merged with and into United’s bank subsidiary, United Community Bank, and will now operate under the United brand.
Ares Management and its subsidiary, Ares Holdings, entered into a definitive agreement to acquire AMP’s PrivateMarketsCo Infrastructure Debt platform, an infrastructure debt investment platform with approximately $8 billion in assets under management as of Sept. 30.
Wasatch Express Car Wash, a one-unit car wash operator with operations in Utah, has agreed to join Mammoth Holdings, an express car wash platform. Monroe Capital and Morgan Stanley provided debt financing to Mammoth Holdings in connection with the transaction.
BMO Financial Group and its indirect, wholly-owned, Chicago-based subsidiary, BMO Harris Bank, signed a definitive agreement with BNP Paribas to acquire Bank of the West and its subsidiaries for $16.3 billion.
Electrolux signed an agreement for an inaugural sustainability-linked revolving credit facility of €1 billion ($1.12 billion). The coordinating bookrunners and mandated lead arrangers for the facility are Citi and SEB.
BridgeBio Pharma, a commercial-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on genetic diseases and cancers, executed a definitive credit facility agreement with a syndicate of lenders for up to $750 million in financing. Morgan Stanley acted as the sole placement agent to BridgeBio on this transaction.
McAfee, a global provider of online protection, entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by an investor group, which obtained a commitment from a JPMorgan Chase Bank-led syndicate for nearly $10 billion in debt financing to support the transaction.