Borrower Strategies

  • Fresh from IPO, LNG Developer Looks to Add Debt

    Feb 19, 2019 - Richard Metcalf

    Following its initial public offering at the end of January, gas-to-power business New Fortress Energy is in the market with a term loan B to round-out its capital structure with additional debt.
  • Tri Global Pioneers Royalty Deal for Wind Project Pipeline

    Feb 12, 2019 - Shravan Bhat

    Tri Global Energy has secured an $30 million royalty-based investment to finance its 1.5 GW wind development pipeline, using a technique more commonly seen in upstream fossil energy, and potentially lighting up a new path to development capital for smaller sponsors.
  • DTE Returns with Second Corporate Green Bond

    Feb 11, 2019 - Richard Metcalf

    Michigan utility DTE Electric returned to the corporate bond market on Feb. 11 with its second ever green bond offering, a first-mortgage deal that was priced well inside initial price thoughts.
  • PG&E Cranks In Pricing on DIP Loans

    Feb 05, 2019 - Shravan Bhat

    Pacific Gas & Electric was able to tighten pricing on its $5.5 billion debtor-in-possession facilities in general syndication.
  • PG&E Preps DIP Facilities Ahead of Restructuring

    Jan 22, 2019 - Richard Metcalf

    Pacific Gas & Electric has signed debtor-in-possession commitment letters totaling $5.5 billion with a foursome of banks ahead of its planned filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection later this month.
  • 8minutenergy Clinches $200M, Backed by JP Morgan

    Dec 11, 2018 - Taryana Odayar

    A joint venture between JP Morgan Asset Management and an affiliate of New York-headquartered private investment firm Upper Bay Infrastructure Partners is providing financing for 8minutenergy Renewables’ 10 GW project pipeline.
  • California Wildfire Blindsides Catastrophe Bondholders

    Nov 26, 2018 - Guest Contributor

    The frequency of devastating wildfires has rocketed in California over the past two years. Camp Fire, fully contained as of Sunday, looks set to wipe out a catastrophe bond. Jasper Cox, reporter at GlobalCapital, explores the sharp questions that arise about how to model and price an emergent risk to companies, buildings and people when this is bundled out to the capital markets.
  • AltaGas Canada IPO Raises Additional $36M with Greenshoe

    Nov 21, 2018 - Taryana Odayar

    AltaGas Canada, the power asset spin-off that was recently floated on the Toronto Stock Exchange, raked in an additional $35 million after the underwriters of its initial public offereing exercised a greenshoe option in full.
  • Yieldco Shelves H.Y. Offering Amid "Choppy" Markets

    Nov 20, 2018 - Shravan Bhat

    Atlantica Yield today withdrew a $300 million high yield bond offering it had been marketing for the past week in a sign that stock market volatility has infected the debt capital markets.
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