Blackstone’s $1.6 Billion Amended and Restated Credit Facility

Simpson Thacher represented The Blackstone Group L.P. in connection with amending and restating its $1.6 billion revolving credit facility provided by a syndicate of lenders led by Citibank, N.A.

The Blackstone Group L.P. is a publicly owned alternative asset manager. The firm also provides capital markets services to its clients. It provides its services to public and corporate pension funds, academic, cultural, and charitable organizations, retirees, sovereign wealth funds, and institutional and individual investors.

Simpson Thacher advised Blackstone with a team including Mary Touchstone (Picture), Julia Kohen and James Lacy (Banking and Credit); Brad Goldberg and Brenda Schulz (PCAP); Doug Brown and Michael Brennan (Funds); Jeanne Annarumma (ERISA); Jonathan Goldstein and Jacqueline Clinton (Tax); and Adam Cohen and Spencer Sloan (Financial Institutions Group).

 

Involved fees earner: Mary Touchstone – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Julia Kohen – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; James Lacy – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Adam Cohen – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Spencer Sloan – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Bradley Goldberg – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Brenda Hwang – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Doug Brown – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Michael Brennan – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Jeanne Annarumma – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Jonathan Goldstein – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Jacqueline Clinton – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Law Firms: Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Clients: Blackstone Group L.P.;

 

Author: Ambrogio Visconti