High Yield and Debt Offerings

We have substantial transaction experience gained during our extensive careers in mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance.

Mergers & Acquisitions LBO Advisory High Yield and Debt Offerings IPO and Equity Offerings

The following represents significant transactions executed by our partners:

Client Size Transaction
NXP / KKR, Bain, Silverlake $5.8 billion High Yield Bond Offering
SLP/BC Partners $5.0 billion LBO financing for Intelsat
Del Monte Foods $3.5 billion Senior Secured Credit Facilities
Brazil $3.0 billion Sovereign Bond Offering
Del Monte Foods $2.7 billion Term Loan B
KN Energy $2.4 billion Debt Offering
Various $1.6 billion Senior Notes for SunGard
Coca-Cola FEMSA $1.6 billion New Credit Agreement
Del Monte Foods $1.3 billion Senior Unsecured Notes
Wells Fargo Bank $1.3 billion 7% 49-year Retail Trust Preferred due Sep 1, 2050
Del Monte Foods $1.3 billion Senior Secured Credit Facilities
DelMonte $1.2 billion New Credit Agreement
Celanese / Blackstone $1.2 billion High Yield Bond Offering
Blum/Fremont $1.0 billion Dividend/Recapitalization
Del Monte Foods $950 million Senior Secured Credit Facilities
Del Monte Foods $750 million Asset Backed Revolver
Harrah’s $750 million High Yield Bond Offering
Doubletree Hotels $736 million New Credit Agreement
TW Services / KKR $712 million High Yield Bond Offering
Safeway $700 million 6.15% Notes due 2006
Smurfit-Stone (Jefferson Smurfit) $700 million High Yield Bond Offering
Leap Wireless $668 million High Yield Bond Offering
Safeway $600 million Debt Offering, 7.00% Notes Due 2002
TFM $596 million High Yield Bond Offering
KCI / Freemont Partners $580 million New Credit Agreement
URS Corporation $550 million Senior Secured Credit Facilities
Charles Schwab $500 million Investment Grade Debt Offering
KKR $500 million Debt IPO
Safeway $500 million Debt Offering, 7.50% Notes due 2009
Safeway $500 million 6.50% Notes due 2011
Peabody Energy $500 million High Yield Bond Offering
PacifCare $500 million High Yield Bond Offering
TFM $475 million New Credit Agreement
DIVA Systems $463 million High Yield Bond Offering
TFM $460 million High Yield Bond Offering
Del Monte Foods $450 million 8 5/8% Senior Subordinated Notes due 2012
Graphic Packaging $450 million New Credit Agreement
Del Monte Foods $450 million High Yield Bond Offering
Century Theatres $435 million Leveraged Recapitalization
Panama $422 million Sovereign Bond Offering
Dresser-Rand / First Reserve $420 million High Yield Bond Offering
Safeway $400 million Debt Offering 5.75% Notes Due 2000
Safeway $400 million Debt Offering 5.875% Notes Due 2001
Safeway $400 million Debt Offering, 7.24% Notes Due 2004
TFM $400 million Bridge Notes Financing
URS Corporation $400 million High Yield Bond Offering
Flagstar / KKR $400 million High Yield Bond Offering
Calpine $400 million High Yield Bond Offering
KN Energy $400 million Equity-linked Notes
Safeway $350 million Debt Offering 6.05% Notes Due 2003
Protection One $350 million High Yield Bond Offering
TPG $340 million Zero Coupon Notes for ON Semi
Del Monte Foods $300 million 9 ¼% Senior Subordinates Notes due 2011
Del Monte $300 million High Yield Bond Offering
Graphic Packaging $300 million High Yield Bond Offering
TW Services / KKR $300 million High Yield Bond Offering
Del Monte Foods $250 million 6 ¾% Senior Subordinates Notes Due 2015
GATX Corporation $250 million Medium Term Notes, Series B
Safeway $250 million Debt Offering 6.50% Notes Due 2008
Del Monte $250 million High Yield Bond Offering
Dresser Inc / First Reserve $250 million High Yield Bond Offering
Panama $250 million Sovereign Bond Offering
Celanese / Blackstone $225 million High Yield Bond Offering
Leap Wireless $225 million High Yield Bond Offering
Tapco / Fremont $218 million New Credit Agreement
Evergreen International $215 million High Yield Bond Offering
KCI / Freemont Partners $205 million High Yield Bond Offering
Coinstar $200 million 4.00% Coupon, 32.5% Conversion Premium
URS Corporation $200 million Senior Subordinated Increasing Rate Notes
URS Corporation $200 million 12 ¼% Senior Subordinated Notes due 2009
Cineplex Odeon $200 million High Yield Bond Offering
Argosy Gaming $200 million High Yield Bond Offering
Argosy Gaming $200 million High Yield Bond Offering
Silgan Holdings $200 million High Yield Bond Offering
Silgan Holdings $200 million High Yield Bond Offering
CKE Restaurants $200 million High Yield Bond Offering
TW Services / KKR $200 million High Yield Bond Offering
CP Ships $200 million High Yield Bond Offering
Kansas City Southern $200 million High Yield Bond Offering
Headwaters Inc. $175 million Senior Secured Credit Facilities
Resolution Perf Products / Apollo $175 million High Yield Bond Offering
Coast Hotels and Casinos $175 million High Yield Bond Offering
Corporacion Durango $175 million High Yield Bond Offering
KCS Mexico (TFM) $175 million High Yield Bond Offering
KN Energy $175 million Equity-linked Notes
Headwaters $173 million High Yield Bond Offering
Dayton-Superior / Odyessy $165 million High Yield Bond Offering
American President Companies $150 million 7 1/8% Senior Notes Due 2003
Del Monte Foods $150 million 12 ½% Senior Discount Notes due 2007
Alcan $150 million Debt Offering
HydroChem / Oaktree $150 million High Yield Bond Offering
Argosy Gaming $150 million High Yield Bond Offering
Resolution Perf Products / Apollo $140 million High Yield Bond Offering
Chattem $125 million High Yield Bond Offering
Comstock Resources $75 million High Yield Bond Offering
Earthwatch $70 million High Yield Bond Offering
Del Monte Foods $67 million 12 ¼% Senior Subordinates Notes due 2007
Tapco / Fremont $58 million High Yield Bond Offering
Dexter Corporation $50 million 9 ¼% Sinking Fund Debentures Due Dec 15, 2016
Resolution Perf Products / Apollo $25 million High Yield Bond Offering
Headwaters Inc. $20 million Senior Subordinated Notes