SPAC Statistics

SPAC IPO Transactions – Summary by Year

For complete profiles on each individual SPAC IPO, please visit the SPAC Profiles page and click on a name.

YearIPO
Count
Gross
Proceeds
(mms)
Average
IPO Size
(mms)
201846$10,744.4$233.6
201734$10,048.5$295.5
201613$3,499.2$269.2

 *   Includes over-allotment proceeds
**  Last updated January 21, 2019 10:07AM ET


Summary of Funds Raised

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 *  2018: as of January 21, 2019 10:07AM ET

SPACs Seeking a Target/Announced:  Share Price vs. Time Left to Complete (Years)

* Updated daily


Annualized Rate of Return (ARR)

NOTE: “Separated Unit” equals the total of the close price of the share + warrant + right (if applicable). Example: unit purchased at IPO = $10.00.  Current close price of: the share = $9.75; the warrant = $0.60.  Value of the unit post-separation = $10.35

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Universe: SPACs Seeking a Target
Date of IPONameSymbolROIARR
High
Average
Median
Low
11.0%
2.1%
2.0%
-1.8%
27.7%
3.0%
2.5%
-7.6%
24-Oct-18Alberton Acquisition Corp.ALAC-0.6%-3.1%
16-Oct-18Graf Industrial Corp.GRAF0.0%0.0%
11-Oct-18DD3 Acquisition Corp.DDMX-1.8%-7.6%
5-Oct-18ChaSerg Technolgy Acquisition CorpCTAC0.5%1.9%
5-Oct-18Collier Creek HoldingsCCH0.5%2.1%
5-Oct-18Arya Science Acquisition Corp.ARYA6.0%27.7%
5-Oct-18EdtechX Holdings Acquisition Corp.EDTX1.5%6.4%
7-Sep-18Churchill Capital Corp.CCC-0.1%-0.5%
7-Sep-18Gores Holdings III, Inc.GRSH1.5%4.9%
29-Aug-18Longevity Acquisition CorporationLOAC2.4%7.2%
24-Aug-18Megalith Financial Acquisition Corp.MFAC1.0%2.9%
21-Aug-18Tenzing Acquisition Corp.TZAC1.8%5.1%
16-Aug-18TKK Symphony Acquisition CorporationTKKS-1.6%-4.3%
10-Aug-18Spartan Energy Acquisition Corp.SPAQ-0.5%-1.2%
3-Aug-18Forum Merger II CorporationFMCI1.0%2.4%
2-Aug-18Tottenham Acquisition I LimitedTOTA1.4%3.4%
25-Jul-18Greenland Acquisition Corp.GLAC1.5%3.4%
3-Jul-18Allegro Merger Corp.ALGR0.9%1.8%
28-Jun-18HL Acquisitions Corp.HCCH-0.2%-0.5%
28-Jun-18New Frontier Corp.NFC2.5%5.0%
20-Jun-18Twelve Seas Investment CompanyTWLV1.2%2.2%
20-Jun-18LF Capital Acquisition Corp.LFAC2.1%4.0%
19-Jun-18Thunder Bridge Acquisition, Ltd.TBRG2.7%5.1%
12-Jun-18Far Point Acquisition CorporationFPAC0.8%1.5%
8-Jun-18GS Acquisition Holdings Corp.GSAH2.2%3.9%
29-May-18Trident Acquisition Corp.TDAC2.7%4.6%
16-May-18VectoIQ Acquisition Corp.VTIQ2.0%3.2%
15-May-18Trinity Merger Corp.TMCX3.7%5.9%
12-Apr-18Pure Acquisition Corp.PACQ4.1%5.7%
15-Mar-18Tiberius Acquisition CorporationTIBR1.9%2.4%
13-Mar-18Opes Acquisition Corp.OPES2.2%2.7%
16-Feb-18DFB Healthcare Acquisition Corp.DFBH2.4%2.8%
12-Feb-18Leo Holdings Corp.LHC2.3%2.7%
7-Feb-18Mudrick Capital Acquisition CorporationMUDS3.3%3.7%
24-Jan-18Gordon Pointe Acquisition Corp.GPAQ3.9%4.2%
9-Jan-18Nebula Acquisition Corp.NEBU2.0%2.0%
7-Dec-17GigCapital, Inc.GIG3.1%3.0%
1-Dec-17Leisure Acquisition Corp.LACQ2.2%2.0%
30-Nov-17Regalwood Global Energy Ltd.RWGE1.8%1.7%
20-Nov-17Big Rock Partners Acquisition Corp.BRPA6.2%5.6%
16-Nov-17Legacy Acquisition Corp.LGC1.5%1.3%
18-Oct-17Mosaic Acquisition Corp.MOSC1.5%1.2%
13-Sep-17Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings Corp.IPOA2.6%2.0%
15-Aug-17Capitol Investment Corp. IVCIC3.2%2.3%
27-Jul-17Pensare Acquisition Corp.WRLS2.6%1.8%
27-Jun-17TPG Pace Holdings Corp.TPGH3.3%2.2%
19-Jun-17Constellation Alpha Capital Corp.CNAC3.7%2.4%
2-Mar-16Jensyn Acquisition CorpJSYN11.0%3.8%

 *   All ROIs and ARRs calculated using closing prices as of December 31, 2018.  Data updated monthly.
**  IPO value = $10.00
*** ARRs for SPACs less than one year from IPO date are considered “projecting” and only provided as a reference.

 

Universe: SPACs Announced an Acquisition
Date of IPONameSymbolROIARR
High
Average
Median
Low
6.9%
3.7%
3.7%
0.2%
7.5%
3.0%
2.8%
0.1%
19-Jun-17Bison Capital Acquisition Corp.BCAC5.5%3.5%
4-Oct-17Black Ridge Acquisition Corp.BRAC3.9%3.1%
25-Oct-17CM Seven Star Acquisition CorporationCMSS2.6%2.2%
18-Jul-17Federal Street Acquisition Corp.FSAC6.3%4.3%
26-Oct-16GTY Technology Holdings Inc.GTYH2.1%1.0%
24-Oct-17Haymaker Acquisiton Corp.HYAC4.2%3.5%
18-Nov-16Hunter Maritime Acquisition Corp.HUNT0.2%0.1%
1-Jun-17KBL Merger Co. IVKBLM3.3%2.1%
11-May-17Modern Media Acquisition Corp.MMDM3.6%2.2%
29-Jan-18MTech Acquisition Corp.MTEC6.9%7.5%
17-Jan-18One Madison Corp.OMAD4.2%4.4%
11-Jan-18Platinum Eagle Acquisition Corp.EAGL4.7%4.9%
2-Nov-17Sentinel Energy Services, Inc.STNL3.0%2.5%
15-Sep-16Saban Capital Acquisition Corp.SCAC3.8%1.6%
27-Feb-18Union Acquisition CorporationLTN3.6%4.3%
10-Apr-17Vantage Energy Acquisition Corp.VEAC2.1%1.2%

 *   All  ROIs and ARRs calculated using closing prices as of December 31, 2018.  Data updated monthly.
**  IPO value = $10.00