Lenovo plugs $1.2bn loan, signs with 12-strong club

Computer maker Lenovo signed its $1.2bn five year loan on December 18 with a group of 12 banks, ending speculation that it might have to reduce the size after one of the original lenders dropped out.

  • By Rashmi Kumar
  • 10 Jan 2014

Citi co-ordinated the fundraising and brought in 11 banks to form the club. They were: Australia and New Zealand Bank, Barclays, BNP Paribas, Bank of China, Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi-UFJ, Credit Suisse, DBS, Mizuho, Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp, Royal Bank of Scotland and Standard Chartered.

Deutsche Bank was originally ...

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1 BNP Paribas 4,486 16 13.62
2 Citi 4,347 16 13.20
3 Lloyds Bank 3,158 6 9.59
4 Morgan Stanley 3,066 8 9.31
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) 2,771 10 8.42

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3 Wells Fargo Securities 42,153.78 123 7.51%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 41,657.82 137 7.42%
5 Credit Suisse 38,415.30 121 6.84%