CIBC Innovation Banking closed £40 million ($47.3 million) of growth financing for London-based Smart, a retirement technology provider. Smart will use the capital to expand its market growth, accelerate the launch of strategic products and undertake acquisitions.
Castleton Commodities International closed a $2.2 billion borrowing base facility consisting of a $1 billion 18-month tranche and a $1.2 billion two-year tranche. The facility also includes a $1 billion accordion, which remains available to support future liquidity needs and growth.
Freepoint Commodities closed a $2.63 billion revolving bank facility. The facility consists of a $1.57 billion, three-year committed tranche and a $1.05 billion, one-year uncommitted tranche. Additionally, the facility has a $570 million accordion feature. BNP Paribas is the administrative agent for the facility.
Bunge closed on the refinancing of its $1.75 billion, three-year revolving credit facility. BNP Paribas, Credit Agricole, ING Bank, Natixis and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation served as active bookrunners, mandated lead arrangers and coordinators on the transaction.
Mercuria’s North American operating entities closed a multi-year, $2.2 billion senior secured borrowing base credit facility. Societe Generale acted as administrative agent and collateral agent for the facility.
Wings Capital Partners closed a $500 million secured loan facility with a lending group consisting of Goldman Sachs Bank, Credit Agricole Securities, Natixis and the Royal Bank of Canada. Goldman Sachs Bank acted as structuring agent for the facility.
Castleton Commodities International closed on a $1.7 billion borrowing base facility. BNP Paribas, MUFG, Société Générale, Citibank, Coöperatieve Rabobank, Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank and Natixis served as joint lead arrangers and joint bookrunners for the facility.
A bank syndicate of 19 banks from eight different countries, including Barclays, Crédit Agricole CIB, Santander, Natixis, Deutsche Bank, Société Générale and BNP Paribas, arranged a $1.7 billion (€1.4 billion) sustainable revolver for Klépierre.
Societe Generale, MUFG Bank, Natixis, Rabobank and ING Capital served as joint lead arrangers on a $1.7 billion one-year, senior secured borrowing base revolving facility for Mercuria’s North American operating entities.
Rabobank is serving as administrative agent and active bookrunner on a $1.1 billion borrowing base credit facility, which includes a $500 million accordion, for Gunvor USA. ING Capital, Natixis and Société Générale are joint bookrunners and joint lead arrangers.