As already several times in the past, SKW Schwarz Rechtsanwälte advised Raiffeisen Waren-Zentrale Rhein-Main eG again on the refinancing of a collateralized syndicated loan, this time for EUR 170 million.
The facility is based on an original financing facility in the form of a collateralized syndicated loan dating back to 2006. Initially refinanced in 2010 and 2013, the third refinancing operation has now been completed at the beginning of January 2018.
Coöperatieve Rabobank U. A., Frankfurt am Main branch, DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral-Genossenschaftsbank, Frankfurt am Main, Landesbank Baden-Württemberg, NIBC Bank Deutschland AG, Norddeutsche Landesbank -Girozentrale-, and UniCredit Bank AG acted, in part again, as arrangers.
Counsel to Raiffeisen Waren-Zentrale Rhein-Main eG:
SKW Schwarz Rechtsanwälte, Frankfurt a.M.: Dr. Tatjana Schroeder, Martin Stück (both Partners)
RWZ In-house: Herbert Fittkau (Legal), Michael Hoss (Finance and Accounting)
Counsel to Lender:
Allen & Overy, Frankfurt a.M.: Dr. Mark Hallett (Counsel), David J. Schmidt (Senior Associate)