Anheuser-Busch InBev Finance Inc. (“ABIF”) completed a maple bond offering of Senior Unsecured Notes due January 25, 2018 and January 25, 2023 in the aggregate principal amount of $1,200,000,000 (the “Notes”). The offering was made by way of a private placement. The proceeds of the offering will be used for general corporate purposes.
The Notes were sold through a syndicate of agents co-led by Merrill Lynch Canada Inc. and TD Securities Inc.
ABIF was represented in-house by Craig Katerberg, Legal Director, who was assisted in Canada by Borden Ladner Gervais LLP with a team that included Alfred Page and Bekhzod Abdurazzakov (corporate and securities) and with respect to United States law by Sullivan & Cromwell LLP with a team that included George White III, John Horsfield-Bradbury, Sentheel Salvam and Sarah Horsch.
The agents were represented in Canada by Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP with a team comprising Steven Smith, Kashif Zaman and Kathryn Houlden (corporate and securities).