Pound Rises Amid Speculation SABMiller a Candidate for Takeover

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Inside An SABMiller Plc Beer Distributor

Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg

The pound strengthened for the first time in five days versus the euro amid speculation Anheuser-Busch InBev NV is close to submitting a bid for Britain’s SABMiller Plc.

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