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Anheuser-Busch Inbev closes record-breaking C$2B maple bond offering

Date Closed: 5/15/2017

Value: C$2 billion

On May 15, 2017, Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV completed a private offering of $1.3 billion 7 year notes and $0.7 billion 30 year notes. 


  • Largest Corporate Maple Offering Ever – at C$2.0B, this offering represents the largest corporate Maple Bond issuance ever
  • Largest Single Tranche for a Corporate Maple Offering – the C$1.3B 7 year tranche surpasses AT&T's C$1.0B 7 year done in 2013
  • Largest 30-Year Bond Offering in Canada (Domestic or International) since June 2016 – the C$700M 30 year tranche is the largest for this term since last summer.

BLG represented Anheuser-Busch InBev with a team led by Alfred Page that included Gordon Raman, Laura Costen and Joe DiPonio (corporate securities) and Daniel Lang (tax).