June 2014 Analysis

Company News Alert - Odds Shortening On AB InBev SABMiller US$100bn Plus Mega Deal - JUNE 2014

We will offer our views on the elephant in the room in the ongoing consolidation of the global beer industry in this article; namely, will AB InBev acquire SABMiller in a deal involving the industry's two biggest companies with combined sales in excess of US$65bn? We believe the odds have quietly shortened over the past year. The viability of the megadeal (involving a likely spend of more than...