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 12,508 23 18.18
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) 8,059 25 11.72
3 Lloyds Bank 5,761 18 8.38
4 Citi 5,606 15 8.15
5 JP Morgan 5,007 7 7.28

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3 Wells Fargo Securities 69,655.75 196 8.23%
4 JPMorgan 69,110.65 196 8.17%
5 Credit Suisse 56,930.26 144 6.73%