Optus Finance has completed a A$300 million refinancing via seven banks. The revolving credit was provided on a club basis by ABN AMRO, ANZ Investment Bank, Barclays Capital, BNP Paribas, Citibank, Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Westpac Banking Corp. Proceeds are to refinance a A$300 million loan that was signed in May last year.
AU Optronics Suzhou and AU Optronics Xiamen Æs $50 million and Rmb1 billion fundraising has so far received commitments totalling $270 million from six banks. ABN AMRO, Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, HSBC and Standard Chartered Bank are arranging the deal.
A number of banks are still in the process of gaining credit approval and the arrangers...