BMO Leads Maple Leaf Foods Sustainability-Linked Facility

Maple Leaf Foods has become the first company in Canada to secure sustainability-linked terms for its credit facilities. BMO Capital Makets acted as sustainability structuring agent.

21 Banks Close $2.2B Revolver for Groupe Casino

Groupe Casino signed a new €2 billion ($2.2 billion) revolving credit facility, which will mature in October 2023, as part of its refinancing plan. Twenty-five banks joined the syndicate.

Rabobank Leads $850MM DIP Facility for Dean Foods

Dean Foods and substantially all of its subsidiaries have initiated voluntary Chapter 11 reorganization proceedings in the Southern District of Texas.

ING Agents $300MM Revolver for Gerald Group

ING Capital led a $300 million syndicated financing on behalf of GT Commodities, the North American trading hub for Gerald Group, the world’s largest employee owned metals merchant.

Rabobank Doubles Pipeline Foods Working Capital Line

Pipeline Foods completed the renewal and syndication of its operating line led by Rabobank, and including ING Capital and CoBank in the syndicate.

Regulators Approve Mechanics Acquisition of Rabobank

Mechanics Bank and Rabobank International have received regulatory approval for the pending acquisition of Rabobank — Rabobank’s California-based and primarily retail bank — by Mechanics.

Rabobank Upsizes Dean Foods Revolver to $265MM

Dean Foods has successfully increased the company’s borrowing base availability to $265 million under its senior secured revolving credit facility. Rabobank served as administrative agent for the transaction.

DeCero, Borrecco To Lead Combined Mechanics/Rabobank Bank

Following the strategic combination of the Mechanics Bank and Rabobank, John DeCero, president and CEO of Mechanics Bank, and Mark Borrecco, CEO of Rabobank, will serve as Co-CEOs of the new organization.

Rabobank Appoints Pelletier as Regional Head of TCF Americas

Rabobank has appointed Christine Pelletier as regional head of Trade and Commodity Finance for the Americas.

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.