On December 15, 2010, Anheuser-Busch InBev Worldwide Inc. (“ABIWW”) completed an offering of Senior Unsecured Notes due January 15, 2016 in the aggregate principal amount of $600,000,000 (the “Notes”).
The offering was made by way of a private placement and the proceeds of the offering will be used for general corporate purposes.
The Notes were sold through a syndicate of agents co-led by TD Securities Inc. and Merrill Lynch Canada Inc., and which also included Scotia Capital Inc.
ABIWW was represented in-house by Alena Brenner, Legal Director, Commercial and M&A, who was assisted in Canada by Borden Ladner Gervais LLP with a team that included Alfred Page, Terence Lui and Shaunik Katyal (corporate and securities) and with respect to United States law by Sullivan & Cromwell LLP with a team that included George White, Jessica Weiss, John Horsfield-Bradbury, Sentheel Salvam and Maha Hussain.
The agents were represented in Canada and in the United States by Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP with a team that included Steven Smith, Kashif Zaman, Lorraine Lynds and Michael Wahl (corporate and securities) in Toronto; Kevin Cramer and Rob Lando (corporate and securities) in New York and Gregory Wylie (tax).