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.
Just Energy Group received creditor protection from the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and is seeking similar protection under Chapter 15 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code. Just Energy also reached an agreement for a $125 million DIP financing.
Truist Securities served as left lead arranger, Fifth Third Bank acted as joint lead arranger, Union Bank acted as syndication agent and Regions Bank acted as documentation agent on a $400 million revolving credit facility with a $150 million accordion for Anthem Entertainment.
TD Bank and Wells Fargo entered a definitive agreement, subject to certain closing conditions, for TD to acquire Wells Fargo’s Canadian direct equipment finance business.