Molson Coors nears deal to buy rest of Miller Coors for $10 bln-WSJ

martes 10 de noviembre de 2015 14:58 GYT

Nov 10 (Reuters) - Molson Coors Brewing Co is nearing a deal to buy the rest of its U.S. joint venture with SABMiller Plc, MillerCoors LLC, for more than $10 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported.

An agreement is expected to be announced Wednesday, the newspaper reported, citing people familiar with the matter.(

SABMiller holds a 58 percent stake in MillerCoors.

Anheuser-Busch InBev and SABMiller agreed last month to create a company making almost a third of the world's beer.

(Reporting by Ramkumar Iyer in Bengaluru; Editing by Sriraj Kalluvila)