Brookfield Business Partners LP (BBU_u.TO)
19 Jul 2019
NEW YORK, March 29 (LPC) - US syndicated lending sank to its lowest quarterly level since the first quarter three years ago, retreating after two straight record issuance years, after fourth quarter volatility and growing economic concerns steered many borrowers to the sidelines.
NEW YORK, March 22 (LPC) - Leverage levels on US private equity buyouts are returning to record levels and private equity firms’ equity checks are shrinking as banks underwrite more aggressive loans, safe in the knowledge that they will not be penalized by regulators.
NEW YORK, Feb 8 (LPC) - Banks looking to pre-market approximately US$10bn of financing to support private equity firm Brookfield Business Partners’ buyout of Johnson Controls International's power solutions unit have started conversations with investors, two banking sources said.