PE to Rev LBO Engines, Producing More Debt

Kellerhals, Richard
April 2011
High Yield Report;4/18/2011, Vol. 22 Issue 16, p18
The article reports that the loan market is expected to experience an increase in the number of leveraged buyout (LBO) deals in the second quarter of 2011. Market participants are expecting the volume of LBO deals to continue increasing throughout 2011. An overview of significant LBO deals in the first quarter is given, including a 2.5 billion U.S. dollars term loan that finance Del Monte's buyout by Vestar Capital Partners, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. and Centerview Partners.


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