WFCF Agents $1.3B Financing for Sycamore Partners Acquisition Essendant

Wells Fargo Capital Finance acted as administrative agent, lead arranger, and book runner on a $1.2 billion asset-based credit facility and a $125 million term loan facility in connection with the acquisition of Essendant by an affiliate of Sycamore Partners.

WFCF Funds $51.5MM Facility for UK Cake Manufacturer BBF

Wells Fargo Capital Finance provided a new three-year £40 million ($51.5 million) financing facility to BBF, a UK-based manufacturer of own-label, licensed and branded ambient cakes and desserts.

ABL Underwriter

Los Angeles

The ABL Underwriter will be responsible for all aspects of the prospect transaction process including underwriting, closing, and funding of factoring and ABL deals. Primary prospect transaction responsibilities include: coordinating and analyzing audits, appraisals and background investigation reports; analyzing historical financial statements, cash flow statements, and borrowing base projections; recommending and structuring financial covenants; performing collateral analysis and industry analysis; preparing and presenting credit approval memorandums to credit committee; and overseeing the preparation, negotiation, and execution of legal documents. Throughout the process, the Underwriter will interface with Originations, Portfolio, Operations, Field Exam, Compliance, Customer Credit, 3rd Party Appraisal Firms, 3rd Party Law Firms, 3rd Party Accounting Firms, and other WF LOB’s (e.g., Middle Market Banking).

Hercules Renews Credit Facility with WFCF $75MM Initial Commitment

Specialty finance company Hercules Capital renewed its credit facility with Wells Fargo Capital Finance. WFCF has committed an initial $75 million in credit capacity under the $125 million accordion credit facility.

Wells Fargo Agents $175MM Revolver for Wabash

Wells Fargo Capital Finance served as administrative agent, joint lead arranger and joint bookrunner on a $175 million revolving credit facility for Wabash.

Wells Fargo Provides $1B in Financing to Support ATD Chapter 11 Exit

American Tire Distributors successfully emerged from Chapter 11. Wells Fargo Capital Finance provided $1.005 billion in committed exit financing to support the company’s future operations and growth initiatives.

Wells Fargo Capital Finance

Wells Fargo Capital Finance (WFCF) offers traditional asset-based financing, specialized senior secured financing, accounts receivable financing, purchase order financing, and supply chain financing to a wide range of companies throughout the U.S., Canada, and UK. We work with companies across a variety of industries, including manufacturing, distribution, wholesale, and service. Companies looking to maximize credit […]

Wells Fargo Names Grossman Head of Factoring and Specialty ABL

Wells Fargo Capital Finance named Marc Grossman executive vice president and division manager of factoring and specialty asset-based lending in its Commercial Services Group.

Ludwig Joins Wells Fargo Capital Government Services Group

Chad Ludwig joined Wells Fargo Capital Finance in the Government Services Group. He will be based in McLean, VA and report to Samantha Bloom, Government Services relationship team manager.

Deloitte Corporate Finance Advises AirBorn in Recap

Deloitte Corporate Finance LLC acted as the exclusive financial advisor to AirBorn, Inc. in its recapitalization with LBC Credit Partners and Wells Fargo Capital Finance.