MUFG Taps Fischer to Lead U.S. Leveraged Finance Business

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group hired Timothy Fischer as managing director, head of U.S. Leveraged Finance Sales.

Mizuho, MUFG Provide $110MM Revolver to Bowie Acquisitions

Bowie Acquisitions completed a $110 million revolving credit facility with Mizuho Bank and MUFG.

BofA, JPMorgan, Others Arrange $1.5B Term Loan for Chesapeake Energy

Chesapeake Energy has engaged JPMorgan Chase Bank, Morgan Stanley Bank, Bank of America, and MUFG Bank to arrange a secured first lien last out 4.5-year term loan facility in the aggregate principal amount of up to $1.5 billion.

BofA Agents New $500MM Facility for Skechers

Global footwear company Skechers closed a new $500 million, five-year senior credit facility.

21 Banks Close $2.2B Revolver for Groupe Casino

Groupe Casino signed a new €2 billion ($2.2 billion) revolving credit facility, which will mature in October 2023, as part of its refinancing plan. Twenty-five banks joined the syndicate.

ING Agents $300MM Revolver for Gerald Group

ING Capital led a $300 million syndicated financing on behalf of GT Commodities, the North American trading hub for Gerald Group, the world’s largest employee owned metals merchant.

Wells Fargo Agents $400MM Revolver for Tyler Technologies

Tyler Technologies has entered into a new five-year, $400 million revolving credit facility with Wells Fargo as administrative agent.

PNC Agents $600MM Facility for ATI

Allegheny Technologies Incorporated amended its credit facility, consisting of a $100 million term loan and a $500 million revolver, with PNC Bank as administrative agent.

MUFG Promotes Clark to Head of Global Transaction Banking

MUFG Bank appointed Ranjana Clark to a newly created position of deputy head of Transaction Banking Group, with the functional title of head of Global Transaction Banking.

Pastor Joins MUFG as U.S. Head/Corporate Sales

MUFG is bolstering its Global Markets division in the Americas by hiring David Paster as the group’s U.S. head of Corporate Sales.