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LPC: Macquarie top in U.S. leveraged buyout league table reshuffle

Apr 08 2016

NEW YORK, April 8 Macquarie Group made its debut as the top bookrunner of loans backing U.S. private equity buyouts in the first quarter league tables, as banks that traditionally dominate the league tables and non-banks such as Jefferies, fell back as intense market volatility and regulation designed to curb risky lending continues to reshape the market.

BoAML underwrites Medtronic's $16.3 billion bridge loan

Jun 17 2014

LONDON U.S. medical device maker Medtronic Inc is raising a $16.3 billion senior unsecured bridge loan to finance its $42.9 billion acquisition of Dublin-based Covidien Plc , banking sources said on Tuesday.

RLPC-BoAML underwrites Medtronic's $16.3 bln bridge loan

Jun 17 2014

LONDON, June 17 U.S. medical device maker Medtronic Inc is raising a $16.3 billion senior unsecured bridge loan to finance its $42.9 billion acquisition of Dublin-based Covidien Plc, banking sources said on Tuesday.

RLPC: Mid-market businesses eye strategic sales, acquisitions

Feb 12 2014

NEW YORK, Feb 12 U.S. middle market businesses, at last seeing top-line growth spurred by a strengthening economy, are increasingly focused on strategic sales and acquisitions in 2014, with an emphasis on protecting current gains and investing in future growth, an RBS Citizens survey of more than 450 business owners and executives found.

Robust loan demand sinks Gardner Denver's borrowing costs

Jul 26 2013

NEW YORK Global industrial manufacturer Gardner Denver this week raised $2.825 billion in leveraged loans to fund its acquisition by private equity sponsor Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. Hefty demand for the loans sent yields on both the U.S. dollar and euro tranches below 5 percent, with the U.S. dollar TLB upsized by $100 million.

RLPC: Robust loan demand sinks Gardner Denver's borrowing costs

Jul 26 2013

NEW YORK, July 26 Global industrial manufacturer Gardner Denver this week raised $2.825 billion in leveraged loans to fund its acquisition by private equity sponsor Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. Hefty demand for the loans sent yields on both the U.S. dollar and euro tranches below 5 percent, with the U.S. dollar TLB upsized by $100 million.

Vitera Healthcare Solutions cancels acquisition loan

Jul 09 2013

July 9 Software company Vitera Healthcare Solutions canceled a $365 million loan slated to fund its acquisition of SuccessEHS Holdings and refinance debt, sources told Thomson Reuters LPC.

Founder told to sweeten offer for Dell as Icahn ups the stakes

Jul 03 2013

NEW YORK Michael Dell has been advised to raise his $24.4 billion offer for Dell Inc, coming under further pressure as billionaire investor Carl Icahn revealed he had committed more than $3 billion to back an alternative proposal. | Video

Founder told to sweeten offer for Dell as Icahn ups the stakes

Jul 03 2013

NEW YORK Michael Dell has been advised to raise his $24.4 billion offer for Dell Inc , coming under further pressure as billionaire investor Carl Icahn revealed he had committed more than $3 billion to back an alternative proposal.

Founder told to sweeten offer for Dell as Icahn ups the stakes

Jul 02 2013

NEW YORK Michael Dell has been advised to raise his $24.4 billion offer for Dell Inc , coming under further pressure as billionaire investor Carl Icahn revealed he had committed more than $3 billion to back an alternative proposal.

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