The world's two biggest brewers agreed on Tuesday to create a company making almost a third of the world's beer after SABMiller (Symbol : SBMRF) received an improved offer worth more than $100 billion from larger rival Anheuser-Busch InBev (Symbol : BUD) . If it goes through, the deal would rank in the top five mergers in corporate history and be the largest takeover of a UK company.
Stocks have struggled since the Federal Reserve decided not to raise rates in September. But while the Fed held off, the markets have already been tightening in its place, and that has been weighing on stocks.
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