Norsk Hydro ASA’s $1.3 Billion Multi-Currency Revolving Credit Facility

In UK Slaughter and May, advised on the matter.

Slaughter and May advised Norsk Hydro ASA with a team including Susan Hughes (Picture – Finance), Samay Shah (Finance).

Norsk Hydro ASA (“Hydro”), a leading aluminium and renewable energy company, agreed for a new $1,300,000,000 12 month multi-currency revolving credit facility. The facility, which is available for general corporate purposes, was signed on 27 April 2022 and contains two six-month extension options exercisable at Hydro’s discretion. The entire amount of the facility is also available as a swingline facility to cover short-term liquidity needs.

The facility was coordinated by BNP Paribas, Danske Bank and DNB. A group of 11 lenders make up the syndicate in total.

Slaughter and May’s team included Susan Hughes (Picture), Partner, Samay Shah, Partner and Teigan Betteridge, Associate.

Involved fees earner: Teigan Betteridge – Slaughter and May; Susan Hughes – Slaughter and May; Samay Shah – Slaughter and May;

Law Firms: Slaughter and May;

Clients: Norsk Hydro ASA;

Author: Giulia Di Palma