Washington Prime Group filed voluntary petitions for relief under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas. Washington Prime Group also secured $100 million in new money debtor-in-possession financing.
AlixPartners is serving as restructuring advisor to menswear retailer Tailored Brands in the company’s plan of reorganization under its Chapter 11 filing. Tailored Brands expects to emerge from Chapter 11 protection by the end of November.
Centric Brands emerged from voluntary Chapter 11 proceedings. Sound Point Capital Management provided exit financing to the company, while Ropes & Gray, PJT Partners and Alvarez & Marsal served as legal, financial and restructuring advisors, respectively.
Charles Schwab completed its acquisition of TD Ameritrade. The integration of the two companies’ operations is expected to occur over the next 18 to 36 months.
CEC Entertainment, the owner/operator of Chuck E. Cheese and Peter Piper Pizza, entered into a plan support agreement with consenting creditors and received a commitment for $200 million in debtor-in-possession financing from certain of its first lien lenders.
Noble Corporation entered into a restructuring support agreement with two ad hoc groups of the largest holders of the company’s outstanding bond debt. In addition, JPMorgan Chase will serve as administrative agent on a $675 million secured revolving credit facility for Noble Corporation.
AlixPartners is serving as restructuring advisor and PJT Partners is serving as financial advisor for Tailored Brands, which entered into a restructuring support agreement with more than 75% of its senior lenders and filed voluntary Chapter 11 petitions.
AlixPartners is serving as restructuring advisor to Bruin E&P Partners, which received the support of a majority of its debt creditors for a restructuring transaction that will eliminate more than $840 million of funded debt.
FTI Consulting is serving as financial advisor and PJT Partners is serving as investment banker to LATAM Airlines, which initiated a voluntary reorganization and restructuring of the company’s debt under Chapter 11 protection in the United States.
AlixPartners is serving as restructuring advisor, PJT Partners is serving as financial advisor and Kirkland & Ellis is serving as legal advisor to Akorn, which filed for voluntary protection under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code.