Banks defy headlines to launch Babcock loan

  • 14 Aug 2008

The long-awaited A$2.7bn ($2.3bn) loan for BBP Finance, the second largest loan this year from an Australian borrower, was finally launched into syndication on Tuesday after a five month delay.

The nine underwriters have been sitting on the deal from BBP Finance, a 100% wholly-owned subsidiary of Babcock & ...

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