LONDON, March 22 (Reuters) -
* ED&F Man said on Thursday it had successfully closed three new unsecured committed revolving credit facilities in the aggregate amount of $1.128 billion with a combined syndicate of 27 international banks.
* The employee-owned agricultural commodities and brokerage group said that together with existing committed facilities and a medium term note programme, the company’s total committed funds exceed $2.4 billion.
* ED&F Man reported a pretax loss of $144.6 million for the year ending Sept. 30, 2017, citing significant under-performance in its sugar and grains businesses. (Reporting by Nigel Hunt Editing by Mark Potter)