AB InBev set to spur growth of beer brands

2017-04-23 06:53

Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) is looking to bring its Budweiser, Stella Artois and Corona beer brands to the local market and the rest of Africa.

Remgro to raise R9.9bn as Johann Rupert mulls Distell deal

2016-09-28 11:10

Remgro plans to raise over R9.9bn as the company controlled by billionaire Johann Rupert considers deals, including a right to buy SABMiller's stake in Distell Group.

AB InBev sets 'domestic' stock listing for JSE

2015-12-14 20:00

Anheuser-Busch InBev says it wil list its shares on the JSE as a "domestic" stock, removing a potential hurdle in its planned $100bn-plus takeover of SABMiller.

The AB InBev deal: an SAB investor’s view

2015-11-05 06:25

Portfolio manager Andrew Kingston looks at which option is best for shareholders in the proposed SABMiller-Anheuser-Busch InBev deal.

Beer mega merger faces jobs battle in SA

2015-10-20 10:15

Anheuser-Busch InBev may have won over SABMiller, but the $100bn-plus deal could face delays in South Africa, where SAB began selling Castle Lager 120 years ago.

Megabrew deal may fall flat with Australian regulators

2015-10-15 13:06

Australian regulators are likely to raise concerns over the planned $100bn-plus takeover of SABMiller by rival Anheuser-Busch InBev.

Cosatu opposes SABMiller deal

2015-10-14 17:30

The Congress of South African Trade Unions says the government, regulators and pension funds should not agree to the $106bn takeover of SABMiller by Anheuser-Busch InBev SA.

SABMiller must remain on JSE

2015-10-01 19:41

SABMiller must remain listed on the JSE if the brewer gets taken over by Anheuser-Busch InBev, says Public Investment Corporation CEO Dan Matjila.

SABMiller shares soar on takeover news

2014-09-15 15:00

Shares in SABMiller have jumped 12% following a report that rival Anheuser-Busch InBev was talking to banks about financing a possible $122bn takeover bid.


Anheuser-Busch InBev clinches R1.4trn SABMiller deal

2016-09-28 13:00

Anheuser-Busch InBev has clinched its $103bn takeover of SABMiller after the British brewer’s investors approved the deal, sealing the union of the world’s two biggest beermakers.

Rand races to month high amid SABMiller inflows talk

2016-09-21 11:15

The rand has gained 1% to R13.76/$, bringing the advance in the past six days to 4.5%, the longest winning streak since March 2014.

SAB China partner said to seek pitches on Snow Beer deal

2015-11-30 12:59

China Resources Beer will soon ask investment banks to pitch for an advisory role for its joint venture with SABMiller, say people with knowledge of the matter.

PIC discusses SABMiller concerns with AB InBev

2015-10-26 16:20

SABMiller shareholder, the Public Investment Corporation, has met with Anheuser-Busch InBev chief executive officer to discuss concerns that a merger of the brewers would affect jobs in SA.

Slowing growth casts sober light on AB InBev's African dreams

2015-10-15 21:15

As Anheuser-Busch InBev, the world's largest brewer, finalises a $104bn bid for rival SABMiller, maker of all three drinks, it would do well to pay attention to the back-step drinkers.

MegaKega? Megabrew? Beer merger plans launch corporate name game

2015-10-14 19:58

For the executives preparing a merger worth over $100bn, a not inconsiderable question is what to call a company that will brew almost one in three of the world's pints.

AB InBev makes new R1.4trn bid for rival SABMiller

2015-10-07 09:17

Anheuser-Busch InBev, the world's largest brewer, has increased its bid for its largest rival SABMiller to £42.15 per share in cash, valuing the company at nearly £68bn.

Global beer leader AB InBev to make offer for SABMiller

2015-09-16 12:54

The world's biggest beer makerAnheuser-Busch InBev has approached SABMiller about a takeover to form a colossus that makes about a third of the world's beer.

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