Backed by one of the strongest financial holding companies in the US, BB&T is among the most active lenders in several middle market industry sectors. Our stable balance sheet means we are able to remain consistent in good times and bad.
Our integrated corporate lending and investment banking services give our clients a one-stop-shopping experience for their financing needs, orchestrated by banking professionals who combine general financial expertise with industry expertise in a dozen middle market sectors.
Our capabilities include a full range of corporate lending types, including revolving lines of credit, term loans, letters of credit and liquidity facilities, and loans structured for clients in specific industries such as energy, real estate, food and agribusiness and healthcare. Given the breadth of our Capital Markets approach, we are able to blend our direct lending, where appropriate, with derivatives, security issuance and other diverse financial tools to ensure that each client receives the best possible fit for their situation.
BB&T Capital Markets’ Food and Agribusiness Group is pleased to announce its role in the closing of a $4.1 billion senior credit facility for Constellation Brands, Inc. BB&T Capital Markets served as Co-Documentation Agent.
On June 15, 2015, BB&T Capital Markets' Corporate Banking Group closed $280 million in credit facilities for Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation. BB&T committed $60 million to the facilities as the Joint Lead Arranger and Joint Bookrunner.
On May 28, 2015, BB&T Capital Markets' Corporate Banking Group closed $700 million in credit facilities for Big Lots Stores, Inc. BB&T committed $75 million to the facilities as the Joint Lead Arranger and Joint Syndication Agent.