Lovells scores brewing coup with SABMiller-Bavaria tie-up

Cushnie, Lorraine
July 2005
Lawyer;7/25/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 29, p8
Trade Publication
The article reports that Great Britain-based law firm Lovells is advising long-standing client brewery SABMiller PLC on its $8 billion merger with South America's second largest brewer Bavaria SA. SABMiller has agreed to purchase a 71.8 percent stake in Bavaria and will release 225 million shares to the value of $3.5 billion which will give Santo Domingo Group a 15.1 percent holding in SABMiller.


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