FILED SEPTEMBER 17, 2014
Here's a question: Can ABI afford to buy SABMiller? I think among all the chatter this key question has been somewhat lost in the fray, because I think everybody always assumes ABI can afford anything, because they always stretch their balance sheet to the hilt and get seemingly impossible deals done with nearly 90% debt.
FILED SEPTEMBER 16, 2014
We have conflicting reports about whether ABI is prepping financing for a possible bid for SABMiller; meanwhile SABMiller has approached -- and been initially spurned -- by Heineken NV.