The 9 biggest takeovers of all time

AB InBev

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Budweiser owner AB InBev said Tuesday morning that it had reached an "agreement in principle" with SABMiller on one of the biggest mergers in history.

The deal will value SABMiller at £44 ($67.62) a share, or around £71.2 billion ($109.4 billion).

Data provider Dealogic values the deal at $122 billion, including debt, which would make it the third biggest deal by size in history.
Business Insider compiled what are currently the 9 biggest deals in history, based on rankings by Dealogic.