Mercuria hits Asian market with maiden $150m facility

Switzerland’s Mercuria Energy Group launched its first Asia-targeted syndicated loan on Wednesday becoming the latest commodity trader to tap the region’s lenders on the back of popular deals for Noble, Olam and Trafigura.

  • 22 Oct 2009

BNP Paribas, ING, Société Générale and Standard Chartered are the leads on the $150m one year revolver and bank meetings are scheduled for October 28 in Singapore and two days later in Taipei.

Three ticket sizes are on offer — $20m and above; $10m-$19m and $5m-$9m.

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