Paul Hastings Represents UBS AG in Financing for Hostess Brands Acquisition

April 09, 2013

New York, NY- Paul Hastings, a leading global law firm, announced today that the firm represented UBS AG as administrative agent, joint lead arranger and joint bookrunner in a $60 million dollar ABL credit agreement in connection with the financing of Apollo Global Management LLC (APO) and C. Dean Metropoulos & Co.’s purchase of certain assets related to the manufacturing and distribution of snack products from Hostess Brands, Inc.

The total financing also included a term loan of $450 million, in which Credit Suisse was the lead agent.

Leveraged Finance partners Richard Farley and Mario Ippolito led the Paul Hastings team, which also included associates Melissa MuscatJoseph Fastiggi and Felicia Yen.

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