Amplifon’s Eu353.8bn acquisition deal gets intercontinental interest during syndication

A loan facility backing Italian hearing aid company Amplifon’s acquisition of Australia’s National Hearing Care (NHC) was flooded with interest from both Australian and European lenders before it was completed, according to bankers working on the facility.

  • 17 Dec 2010
"The deal was heavily oversubscribed, and we had around 50% more commitments than we asked for," said a banker close to the deal. "There was an especially positive response from the Australian targeted tranche, and those lenders wanted to commit double what we wanted. The Australian target had ...

Please take a trial or subscribe to access this content.

Contact Mark Goodes to discuss your access:

Corporate access

To discuss GlobalCapital access for your entire department or company please contact our subscriptions sales team at: or find out more online here.

GlobalCapital European securitization league table

Rank Lead Manager/Arranger Share % by Volume
1 Societe Generale 15.35
2 Rabobank 14.41
3 Morgan Stanley 11.73
4 Barclays 8.99
5 Credit Agricole 7.57

Bookrunners of Global Structured Finance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 18,561.02 56 11.69%
2 Wells Fargo Securities 18,160.90 57 11.44%
3 JPMorgan 12,092.45 38 7.62%
4 Citi 11,878.92 43 7.48%
5 Credit Suisse 9,276.87 26 5.84%