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Deals of the Year in Europe and North America

Deals of the year in Europe and North America
Bank of America
Size: $6 billion preferred securities
Date: January 24 2008
Lead: Bank of America
Coupon: 7.25%
Société Générale
Size: €5.5 billion rights issue
Date: February 11 2008
Leads: Morgan Stanley, JPMorgan
InBev's takeover of Anheuser-Busch
Size: $45 billion loan facility
Date: June 20 2008
Leads: Banco Santander, Barclays, BNP Paribas, Deutsche Bank, Fortis, ING Bank, JP Morgan, RBS, Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ and Mizuho Corporate Bank
Equity bridge: $9.8

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