Fresenius looking at HY bonds, loans to fund Rhön-Klinikum acquisition

German healthcare company Fresenius has arranged an underwritten loan facility that will, alongside a high yield bond and an equity piece of up to €1bn, finance its €3.1bn planned acquisition of all outstanding shares in Rhön-Klinikum.

  • 26 Apr 2012

Deutsche Bank, JP Morgan, Société Générale, Credit Suisse and UniCredit have committed financing for the takeover, according to a company statement.

The loan has been underwritten and will be syndicated alongside the acquisition, according to a loans banker at one of the banks.

A planned equity contribution will ...

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