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HKEx to spice up loan market

13 Sep 2019

* Loans: Banks eye potential financing for HK bourse’s high-profile LSE bid

HKEX to finance LSE bid with cash and new credit facilities

11 Sep 2019

LONDON (LPC) - Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing will finance its unsolicited £31.6bn cash-and-share takeover bid for the London Stock Exchange with a combination of cash and new credit facilities, according to its announcement on Wednesday.

HKEX to finance LSE bid with cash and new credit facilities

11 Sep 2019

LONDON, Sept 11 (LPC) - Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing will finance its unsolicited £31.6bn cash-and-share takeover bid for the London Stock Exchange with a combination of cash and new credit facilities, according to its announcement on Wednesday.

UPDATE 1-LSE nets US$13.5bn bridge to refi Refinitiv LBO debt

01 Aug 2019

LONDON, Aug 1 (LPC) - London Stock Exchange Group has arranged an underwritten bridge loan of about US$13.5bn to support its proposed acquisition of Refinitiv, according to a press release on Thursday.

CORRECTED-LSE nets US$13.5bn bridge to refi Refinitiv LBO debt

01 Aug 2019

LONDON, Aug 1 (LPC) - London Stock Exchange Group has arranged an underwritten bridge loan of about US$13.5bn to support its proposed acquisition of Refinitiv, according to a press release on Thursday.

ADM Capital’s new US$178m fund targets Asian direct lending

27 Nov 2018

LONDON, Nov 27 (LPC) - Asian direct lending is taking another step forward with the final close of ADM Capital's new US$178m Asia Secured Lending II fund (ASLF II), which will invest in emerging Asian countries and specialises in off-market private loans originated through its regional network in 15 countries.

Refinitiv, Akzo buyouts hand more ammunition to private equity firms

21 Sep 2018

NEW YORK (LPC) - The overwhelming response to the US$13.5bn buyout loan and bond financing for Refinitiv and the similar US$7.6bn debt financing backing Akzo Nobel’s spin-off of its chemicals business looks set to have far-reaching consequences for the debt markets.

Envision’s US$5.05bn loan marks jumbo buyout trio

20 Sep 2018

NEW YORK (LPC) - The US$5.05bn term loan for Envision Healthcare is the third massive leveraged loan to hit the market since September and also looks set to benefit from huge institutional demand which has already seen multibillion buyout loans for Thomson Reuters’ F&R business, Refinitiv, and Akzo Nobel’s Specialty Chemicals business successfully placed.

Johnson Controls International's power solutions sale advancing

14 Sep 2018

LONDON (LPC) - Banks working on a jumbo debt financing of more than US$10bn to back the potential sale of Johnson Controls International Plc’s power solutions business expect two bidders to be shortlisted imminently, banking sources said on Friday.

Johnson Controls Intl's power solutions sale advancing

14 Sep 2018

LONDON (LPC) - Banks working on a jumbo debt financing of more than US$10bn to back the potential sale of Johnson Controls International Plc’s power solutions business expect two bidders to be shortlisted imminently, banking sources said on Friday.

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