Nordea Supports Outotecs, Metso Merger with $1.74B Financing

Metso and Outotec have agreed to merge, creating a leading company in process technology, equipment and services serving the minerals, metals and aggregates industries.

Nordea, DVD Provide Up to $90MM Facility for Scorpio Bulkers

Scorpio has received a commitment from Nordea Bank, through its New York branch, and DVB Bank for a loan facility of up to $90 million.

Scorpio Gets $85.5MM Commitment to Finance Ultramax Vessels

Scorpio Bulkers received a commitment for a loan facility of up to $85.5 million to finance up to 60% of the market value of six recently acquired Ultramax vessels.

BofA Merrill Lynch, Citibank, Others Lead $219MM Revolver for Valmet

Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Citibank, Credit Agricole, Danske Bank, Nordea Bank, Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken and Standard Chartered Bank were lead arrangers and bookrunners for a new €200 million ($210 million) revolving credit facility for Valmet Oyj.

Nordea Agents Atwood Oceanics Facility Amendment

Atwood Oceanics amended its senior secured revolving credit facility with its syndicate of banks. The aggregate principal was reduced by $152 million. Nordea Bank served as administrative agent for the transaction.

ABN AMRO, DVB Bank Close $213MM Senior Loan For Ardmore Shipping

Ardmore Shipping has received loan commitments of $364 million, encompassing a facility of $213 million from ABN AMRO and DVB Bank and a $151 million facility from Nordea Bank and Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken.

Nordea Bank Commits $170MM for DryShips Facility

DryShips announced the receipt of a firm commitment letter from Nordea Bank for an up to $170 million senior secured credit facility.