KKR to launch loan for purchase of Pemex assets

jueves 11 de febrero de 2016 12:19 GYT

By Paul Kilby

NEW YORK, Feb 11 (IFR) - Investment firm KKR is poised to launch a US$1.35bn senior secured credit facility next week to help fund the purchase of assets from Mexico's state-owned oil company Pemex.

Credit Agricole is acting as sole bookrunner on the multi-tranche deal and will hold bank meetings in Mexico City on February 17 and New York on February 23, according to a source. (Reporting by Paul Kilby; Editing by Marc Carnegie)