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Morgan Stanley Leads $450MM in Financing for Virtus Investment Partners

Virtus Investment Partners completed the refinancing of its existing credit agreement with a $275 million term loan and $175 million revolving credit facility. Morgan Stanley arranged the term loan as the lead arranger and bookrunner and the credit facility as lead arranger and administrative agent.

Apollo Global Management Pays $5B for Verizon Media

Apollo Global Management entered into an agreement to acquire Verizon Media from Verizon for $5 billion. Verizon will retain a 10% stake in the company, which will be known as Yahoo at close of the transaction and continue to be led by Guru Gowrappan as CEO.

Wells Fargo-Led Syndicate Extends Blue Racer Midstream’s Revolver

Blue Racer Midstream completed an amendment and restatement of its existing revolving credit facility, providing up to $750 million of borrowing capacity and extending the facility’s maturity date by three years to 2025. Wells Fargo Securities acted as sole bookrunner for the facility.

Ares Pays $1.08B for Landmark Partners

A subsidiary of Ares Management entered into a definitive agreement with a subsidiary of BrightSphere Investment Group and Landmark Investment Holdings to acquire 100% of Landmark Partners. The transaction is valued at $1.08 billion.