Spice syndication wraps up

Syndication closed oversubscribed for the £209m of loans backing private equity firm Cinven’s take-private acquisition of utility support group Spice, despite only a small number of lenders being approached.

  • 17 Dec 2010

The limited syndication was due to UK regulations that cap the number of parties involved in the takeover of public companies.

HSBC and Lloyds were global co-ordinators of the fully-underwritten senior debt package, with ING joining as bookrunner and Investec as a mandated lead arranger.

The debt comprises a six ...

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