Norway's Ewos to raise €600m in high yield bonds, RCF to finance LBO

Ewos Group, the Norwegian supplier of feed and nutrition for farmed fish, will finance its takeover by private equity firms Altor and Bain Capital with secured and unsecured high yield bonds.

  • By Stefanie Linhardt
  • 01 Aug 2013

The notes, together with a super-senior revolver, will amount to around €600m and will be denominated in euros and Norwegian kroner.

Deutsche Bank, Dankse Bank, Rabobank and Swedbank are arranging the transaction which is expected in September, according to a banker close to the deal.

The debt financing ...

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