BB&T Capital Markets bankers are the keys to unlocking the full power of Wall Street-style lending tools for our middle market clients, with a Main Street focus on each client’s needs.
Our corporate banking professionals – backed by one of the strongest financial holding companies in the US – stand ready to tailor a full array of services to each client’s needs, from management tools such as supply chain financing, equipment leasing and treasury services to the sophistication of syndicated lending. Our corporate bankers are conduits to the specialized services provided by leaders in the insurance, commercial mortgage lending and cash management fields. And, working in industry focused teams that are fully integrated with our investment banking groups, our corporate bankers are able to help provide our clients with the full range of solutions for every stage of their company’s life cycle, with the full attention of our senior staff on every case.
Our mission is to be the best single integrated source for research-driven capital markets solutions for middle market companies in each of our multiple industry specialties.
On September 15, 2016, BB&T Capital Markets served as a co-manager for a $500 million offering of 3.20% senior notes due 2026 by Ingredion, Inc.
The net proceeds from this offering will be used to repay approximately $350 million of outstanding debt under the company’s term loan, and approximately $42 million of outstanding debt under the company’s revolving credit facility. The remaining amount will be used for general corporate purposes.
On November 13, 2015, BB&T Capital Markets served as a co-manager for a two-tranche offering of senior notes by Qorvo Inc. The offering consisted of $450 million of 6.75% senior notes due 2023 and $550 million of 7.00% senior notes due 2025. Proceeds from the offering are being used for share repurchases and repayment of amounts outstanding under the company’s revolving credit facility.
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.