Louis Dreyfus latest commodity firm to tap Asian lenders

Louis Dreyfus launched a $150m three year loan on Friday, becoming the latest European commodity trader to turn to the Asian loan market in search of liquidity and lower pricing.

  • 24 Nov 2009
ANZ, BNP Paribas and HSBC are in the market with a $150m loan for commodities trader Louis Dreyfus, which is targeting Asian lenders for the first time.  

The deal is split into a $100m term loan where lenders can commit in either Australian or US dollars, and a $50m revolver ...

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