Morgan Stanley Senior Funding led debt financing to support the close of E.W. Scripps Company’s acquisition of ION Media Networks. In addition, BofA Securities, Truist Securities, J.P. Morgan and Wells Fargo acted as joint book runners on the debt financing.
JPMorgan Chase and a syndicate of banks arranged a five-year, $180 million term loan and a $70 million revolving credit facility to refinance existing debt for Avid, a media and entertainment technology provider.
Truist Securities, Interbank, Nomura Corporate Funding Americas and Barclays provided financing for private equity firm Thoma Bravo’s investment in Venafi, an inventor and provider of machine identity management.
Apollo Investment Corporation extended the final maturity of its senior secured revolving credit facility by approximately two years. JPMorgan Chase, Truist Securities, BMO Capital Markets and MUFG Union Bank are joint bookrunners and joint lead arrangers on the facility.
Truist Securities and J.P. Morgan Chase arranged a revolving credit facility to support the acquisition of natural gas retailer Infinite Energy by Gas South, a provider of natural gas throughout the Southeast U.S.
Truist Securities is acting as lead arranger for up to $660 million of syndicated senior credit facilities for LMP Automotive Holdings, an e-commerce and facilities-based platform for consumers to buy, sell, subscribe to or finance pre-owned and new automobiles.
DataBank, a provider of enterprise-class colocation, connectivity and managed services, signed definitive agreements to acquire zColo. TD Securities, Truist Securities and Société Générale underwrote debt financing associated with the transaction.
Quanta Services amended its credit agreement to increase the aggregate revolving commitments of the lenders from $2.135 billion to $2.510 billion. BofA Securities, PNC Capital Markets, Truist Securities and Wells Fargo Bank acted as arrangers for the amendment.
Truist Financial’s corporate and investment banking businesses, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey and BB&T Capital Markets, integrated and are now doing business as Truist Securities.