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Macquarie provides £42.5 million primary financing to Towry Group Ltd

London, 01 Jul 2012

Macquarie Corporate and Asset Finance (CAF) Lending has provided loans of £42.5 million to Towry Group Ltd. Macquarie developed the financing structure alongside the company and its sponsor, Palamon Capital Partners. The structure was tailored to meet the company's specific needs as a financial services organisation with growing assets under management and to allow it to take advantage of growth and consolidation in the sector.

Macquarie provided financing as part of a debt issuance by Towry, comprising:

  • a senior floating rate term loan, 50 per cent financed by Macquarie
  • a junior floating rate term loan with a fixed PIK element, wholly issued to Macquarie.

The company used the proceeds of the issuance to refinance an existing credit facility and reduce its overall financing costs.