Remnants of Boots deal in jeopardy as levfin market closes

The banks backing Kohlberg Kravis Roberts’ £11.1bn takeover of UK pharmacy group Alliance Boots are facing the potential collapse of the whole loan package.

  • 03 Aug 2007

Bankers working on the deal have conceded that the remaining parts of the transaction — the £1.75bn of second lien and mezzanine debt — are in trouble and could be pulled. The £7.25bn senior debt was withdrawn from syndication last week.

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