Turkey&r’s Ko bank has closed a US$200mn 365-day loan which was oversubscribed and increased by US$25mn. The margin is 65bp over Libor.
Mandated lead arrangers are American Express, Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi (bookrunner), Citigroup, CoBank, Commerzbank, Cr édit Lyonnais, Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein, HSH Nordbank, ING (bookrunner), Natexis Banques Populaires, Standard Chartered (bookrunner), UFJ, Wachovia and WestLB.
Co-arranger is RZB. Lead managers are Landesbank Baden Wurttemberg, Mashreqbank and Union Bank of Norway. Managers are Banco BPI, Banca di Roma, Bank of Ireland, CSFB, Bank Hapoalim, Landesbank Rheinland-Pfalz, Nordea, RLB and SMBC. Participants are Kuwait Real Estate Bank, UBAE Arab Italian Bank, Rabobank and Swedbank.