In a sign that investment banks are blurring the line between bank loans and bonds, lenders have included two-year call protection in a loan for the AMF Group buyout.

The $815 million loan, which Goldman, Sachs & Co. is leading with Citicorp, supports a $1.4 billion leveraged buyout of the bowling company by Goldman Sachs Capital Partners. The call protection applies to a $315 million part of the loan.

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