Primary Roundup

  • 24 Sep 2004
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Company Lead Banks Tranche Price Purpose Update
Borgata CIBC World Markets $450 million revolver L+200 Refi In syndication
Bank of America $200 million B loan L+200
Wells Fargo
Charles River Laboratories J.P. Morgan $150 million revolver L+150 Acqui In syndication
  Credit Suisse First Boston $400 million A loan L+150    
Culligan Bank of America $100 million revolver L+250 LBO In syndication
BNP Paribas $225 million B loan L+275
Encore Medical Bank of America $30 million revolver   Acqui Rated B by S&P, B1 by Moody’s
    $150 million term loan      
Graham Packaging Deutsche Bank $250 million revolver L+275 Acqui In syndication
Citigroup $1.35 billion B loan L+275
Goldman Sachs $350 million second-lien term loan L+475
Graphic Packaging Corp. J.P. Morgan $1.256 billion C loan L+250 Refi Rated B1 by Moody’s
Headwaters J.P. Morgan $75 million revolver L+250 Acqui First-lien term loan pricing firmed out in the lower end 
Morgan Stanley $640 million first-lien term loan L+275 of the L+275-300 range
$150 million second-lien term loan L+600 Second-lien term loan pricing firmed out in the 
lower end of the L+600-650 range
INVISTA J.P. Morgan $200 million A loan L+250 Refi In syndication
  Deutsche Bank $1.275 billion B loan L+250    
Jostens IH Corp. Credit Suisse First Boston $250 million revolver L+250 Recap B loan flexed down from L+275
$150 million A loan L+250
$870 million B loan L+250
Knoll UBS $75 million revolver L+250 Recap Term loan flexed up from L+250
Goldman Sachs $425 million term loan L+300
RailAmerica UBS $100 million revolver L+175 Refi In syndication
$350 million term loan  L+200
Roll Coater BNP Paribas $25 million revolver L+325 LBO In syndication
    $105 million B loan L+325    
Triumph Healthcare BNP Paribas $25 million revolver L+350 LBO In syndication
$90 million term loan L+375
ViaSystems Group J.P. Morgan $265 million C loan L+425 Refi In syndication
The Primary Roundup is a compilation of deals previously reported by LMW, as of Thurs, Sept. 23
  • 24 Sep 2004

GlobalCapital European securitization league table

Rank Lead Manager/Arranger Total Volume $m No. of Deals Share % by Volume
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) 4,755 19 11.75
2 Citi 4,288 14 10.60
3 Rabobank 2,633 4 6.51
4 Goldman Sachs 2,615 4 6.46
5 Barclays 2,603 8 6.43

Bookrunners of Global Structured Finance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 57,945.74 181 12.35%
2 Citi 57,243.86 174 12.20%
3 Wells Fargo Securities 48,214.86 152 10.28%
4 JPMorgan 33,301.70 114 7.10%
5 Credit Suisse 25,010.27 80 5.33%