ING Capital Agents $190MM Revolver for Auramet

Auramet International has closed a $190 million syndicated financing deal. ING Capital as administrative agent, structured and arranged the revolving credit facility.

Rabobank, Others Renew Sucafina $300MM Sustainability Linked Facility

Global sustainable coffee company Sucafina and an 11-bank syndicate led by BNP Paribas with Rabobank, as sustainability agent, have renewed their sustainability linked syndicated borrowing base facility first established in 2017.

Rabobank Leads $450MM Revolver for Coffee Traders Mercon

Rabobank led a $450 million revolving credit facility for green coffee trading company Mercon, according to the Daily Coffee News.

Rabobank, Mechanics Bank Agree to Merge

Mechanics Bank agreed to acquire Rabobank in a strategic business combination transaction valued at approximately $2.1 billion. The transaction has been approved by each party’s authorizing board of directors

Rabobank Names Pasdar Head of NA Markets, CEO of Securities

Nader Pasdar joined food and agribusiness bank Rabobank as head of Markets North America and CEO of Rabobank Securities. The bank also appointed Chris Hartofilis the new head of capital markets in North America.

Rabobank Makes Leadership Changes in Corporate Finance/M&A

Rabobank has named Donald Meltzer, previously global head of Mergers & Acquisitions, chairman of Corporate Finance. Paul Schram, head of M&A, will succeed Meltzer as global head of M&A.

HSBC, Others Support Finsbury Foods Acquisition of Ultrapharm

Welsh specialty bakery manufacturer Finsbury Foods secured an additional £15 million ($19 million) finance package from HSBC UK and its other banking partners to support the acquisition of gluten free bakery business Ultrapharm.

Goldman Sachs Leads $706.9MM Term Loans for Telenet

Telenet Group Holding successfully issued and priced an additional $475 million term loan, as wells as a €205 million term loan ($231.946 million).

ING Agents $440MM Facility for Riwal

ING agented a new €375 million ($439.256 million) senior credit facility for Riwal Holding Group, an international aerial work platform renter and seller.

Rabobank, Santander, Others Support Sainsbury Acquisition of Asda

Reuters reported UK supermarket Sainsbury’s closed £3.5 billion ($4.5 billion) in syndicated loans in order to facilitate an acquisition of Walmart’s Asda, which is valued at £7.3 billion ($9.7 billion).