AB InBev $15.5bn whopper ends dry January

Anheuser-Busch InBev beer brands for new website
By David Rothnie
10 Jan 2019

There has been precious little cheer in the dollar market but Anheuser Busch Inbev (AB InBev) provided some on Thursday when it printed the biggest corporate investment grade trade since October amid signs of improving sentiment.

The brewing giant made a dramatic return to the dollar market with a $15.5bn trade that racked up an order book of nearly $40bn. The deal came one month after Moody’s cut its credit rating to the lowest tier of investment grade. The move spooked credit markets amid ...

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