ConAgra Foods planning US$3.98B bond as soon as Jan. 15 to help fund its acquisition of Ralcorp Holdings, according to source

LOS ANGELES , January 15, 2013 () – According to a person familiar with the transaction, ConAgra Foods Inc. is planning a US$3.98 billion bond as soon as Jan. 15 to help fund its acquisition of Ralcorp Holdings Inc., Bloomberg LP reported Jan. 15.

The proceeds will go toward the Ralcorp deal, valued at $6.8 billion, according to a company filing.

The primary source of this article is Bloomberg LP, New York, New York, on Jan. 15, 2013.

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