Molson Coors Brewing Company closes private placement offering

Molson Coors International LP, an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Molson Coors Brewing Company, completed the offering of $400,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 2.25 per cent Series 1 Notes due 2018 and $500,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 2.75 per cent Series 2 Notes due 2020 in a private placement offering in Canada. The offering was carried out by a syndicate of agents consisting of Merrill Lynch Canada Inc., BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc. and RBC Dominion Securities Inc.

Molson Coors Brewing Company was represented by an in-house team consisting of Lee Reichert, Eric Gunning, and Naomi Baez-Amos, and was supported in Canada and the UK by McCarthy Tétrault LLP, with a team that included Philippe Fortier, Andrew Parker, and Mark McEwan (Canadian corporate and securities), Ryan Rabinovitch and Angelo Discepola (tax), Ashwin Sathyamoorthy and Ibi Heinanen (UK corporate), and in the US by Perkins Coie LLP, with a team that included Jason Day and Ned Prusse (corporate and securities) and Bryan Smith (tax).

The agents were represented in Canada and the US by Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP, with a team that included Rob Murphy and Mike Jemczyk (Canadian corporate and securities), Raj Juneja and Kimberley Brown (Canadian tax) and Peter Glicklich and Martin Heath (US tax).