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 15,084 31 17.18
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) 9,637 29 10.97
3 Citi 8,093 21 9.22
4 Lloyds Bank 7,329 24 8.35
5 JP Morgan 6,580 10 7.49

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1 Citi 128,786.28 373 11.27%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 100,918.70 292 8.83%
3 JPMorgan 100,646.92 291 8.81%
4 Wells Fargo Securities 91,306.23 262 7.99%
5 Credit Suisse 75,502.58 201 6.61%