Vinci in talks with banks for £2.1bn Gatwick M&A debt

Banks are courting France’s Vinci to grab lending spots on the company’s £2.9bn acquisition of a controlling stake in UK airport Gatwick. A bond issue from Vinci is possible in the first half of this year.

  • By Mike Turner
  • 04 Jan 2019

Vinci announced over the Christmas break that it had agreed to buy a 50.01% shareholding in London Gatwick Airport, the UK’s second largest air thoroughfare after Heathrow. The price is between 19 and 20 times Ebitda. 

The deal will be largely financed with debt, with around £2.1bn of acquisition ...

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