Suntory to raise US$8B in debt, which will be used to fund recent Beam acquisition

LOS ANGELES , May 9, 2014 () – Suntory Holdings Ltd. will raise US$8 billion in debt, which will be used to fund its recently completed buyout of Beam Inc., now called Suntory Beam Ltd., Drinks Business Review reported May 9.

The company is in talks with lenders for the sale of its senior loans worth $3.93 billion and $2.94 billion worth of subordinated loans, as well as dollar bonds that are worth around $982.7 million, for the longer-term funding.

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