Mergermarket to raise LBO loans, gets first credit rating

Mergermarket Group, the financial media company, is raising a £245m-equivalent loan package to back its leveraged buyout by BC Partners.

  • By Olivier Holmey
  • 16 Jan 2014

The drawn debt consists of a £150m first lien term loan due 2021 and £70m second lien term loan due 2022. The undrawn debt is a $40m revolver maturing in 2019.

Moody’s assigned its first credit rating to Mergermarket on Wednesday – a B3 corporate family rating. The first ...

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