Kalahari adventures back into CMBS markets

According to regulatory filings with the SEC, JPMorgan plans to securitize a loan to Midwestern indoor waterpark operator Kalahari Resorts in SLIDE 2018-FUN, a single asset-single borrower CMBS deal backed by a three year loan that will help expand its recreational compound in Pocono Manor, Pennsylvania.

  • By Alexander Saeedy
  • 29 Aug 2018

Known for their thrilling twists, wild turns, and heart-pounding vortex loops, Kalahari’s three indoor waterparks located in Wisconsin, Ohio, and Pennsylvania are inspired by the African wild, where the company invites its guests to “experience authentically African.” 

At its idyll location in the Pennsylvania Poconos, Kalahari plans to ...

Please take a trial or subscribe to access this content.

Contact our subscriptions team to discuss your access: subs@globalcapital.com

Corporate access

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

GlobalCapital European securitization league table

Rank Lead Manager/Arranger Total Volume $m No. of Deals Share % by Volume
1 BNP Paribas 14,443 29 18.07
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) 8,264 27 10.34
3 Lloyds Bank 7,329 24 9.17
4 Citi 6,748 19 8.44
5 JP Morgan 5,220 8 6.53

Bookrunners of Global Structured Finance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Citi 117,261.12 337 11.09%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 94,721.79 272 8.96%
3 JPMorgan 92,612.23 269 8.76%
4 Wells Fargo Securities 82,597.19 239 7.81%
5 Credit Suisse 69,442.99 183 6.57%