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)
2020160$59,018.8$368.9
201959$13,600.3$230.5
201846$10,751.9$233.7
201734$10,048.5$295.5
201613$3,499.2$269.2
201520$3,902.9$195.1
201412$1,739.2$144.9
201310$1,447.4$144.7
20129$490.5$54.5
201115$1,081.5$72.1
20107$496.5$70.9
20091$36.0$36.0
TOTAL386$106,112.74

 *   Includes over-allotment proceeds
**  Last updated October 23, 2020 6:55 PM ET

 

SPAC Status by Year of IPO

Reflects where in the deal process all SPACs that completed their IPO in a given year are currently
(updated daily).

YearFiled
for
IPO
Searching
Announced
CompletedLiquidatedTOTAL
SPACs
2020631421710223
2019---252112159
2018---21132146
2017---2227334
2016---------12113
2015---------17320
2014---------8412
2013---------8210
2012---------639
2011---------12315
2010---------347
2009---------101
TOTAL631715113925449

Summary of Funds Raised

Hover over a data point to see yearly figures.

 *  2020: as of October 23, 2020 6:55 PM 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

All data is sort-able by clicking on the arrow keys (Δ∇) in the column headers.

Universe: SPACs Seeking a Target
Date of IPONameSymbolROIARR
2020-09-03BCTG Acquisition Corp.BCTG1.5%21.4%
2020-08-12FS Development Corp.FSDC11.9%127.2%
2020-08-07Vistas Media Acquisition Company Inc.VMAC1.3%9.0%
2020-08-07ARYA Sciences Acquisition Corp. IIIARYA7.5%61.6%
2020-08-05GO Acquisition Corp.GOAC0.8%5.0%
2020-08-04Yucaipa Acquisition Corp.YAC2.5%17.0%
2020-08-04Health Sciences Acq. Corp. 2HSAQ10.1%83.2%
2020-07-31CC Neuberger Principal Holdings IIPRPB4.0%26.0%
2020-07-31NewHold Investment Corp.NHIC1.1%6.8%
2020-07-31E.Merge Technology Acquisition Corp.ETAC2.5%15.6%
2020-07-30Churchill Capital Corp. IVCCIV0.4%2.3%
2020-07-28ACE Convergence Acquisition Corp.ACEV1.7%10.0%
2020-07-24Ascendant Digital Acquisition Corp.ACND6.4%38.5%
2020-07-24Greencity Acquisition Corp.GRCY1.2%6.5%
2020-07-23East Resources Acquisition CompanyERES1.1%5.9%
2020-07-22Pershing Square Tontine Holdings, Ltd.PSTH17.7%131.0%
2020-07-22Property Solutions Acquisition Corp.PSAC1.4%7.4%
2020-07-17Deerfield Healthcare Technology Acquisition Corp.DFHT9.2%52.6%
2020-07-16HPX Corp.HPX2.9%14.4%
2020-07-15D8 Holdings Corp.DEH1.5%7.0%
2020-07-15Malacca Straits Acquisition Company Ltd.MLAC0.4%2.1%
2020-07-14Artius Acquisition Inc.AACQ4.4%22.0%
2020-07-13PTK Acquisition Corp.PTK3.3%15.9%
2020-07-08Therapeutics Acquisition Corp.RACA47.7%433.8%
2020-07-02Capstar Special Purpose Acquisition Corp.CPSR2.9%12.2%
2020-07-01Panacea Acquisition Corp.PANA18.7%97.7%
2020-06-30GS Acquisition Corp. Holdings IIGSAH12.0%56.0%
2020-06-26Fusion Acquisition Corp.FUSE3.5%13.7%
2020-06-24Brilliant Acquisition Corp.BRLI2.2%8.3%
2020-06-17Trebia Acquisition Corp.TREB6.9%26.0%
2020-06-09Hudson Executive Investment Corp.HECC3.6%12.0%
2020-05-27Foley Trasimene Acquisition Corp.WPF11.6%37.2%
2020-05-21Longview Acquisition Corp.LGVW1.3%3.6%
2020-05-14Jaws Acquisition Corp.JWS10.0%28.1%
2020-05-14GigCapital3, Inc.GIK5.0%13.5%
2020-05-06Sustainable Opportunities Acquisition Corp.SOAC11.1%29.6%
2020-05-06Live Oak Acquisition Corp.LOAK9.5%25.1%
2020-05-05Roth CH Acquisition I Co.ROCH7.4%19.0%
2020-05-01Collective Growth Corp.CGRO1.8%4.2%
2020-04-24CC Neuberger Principal Holdings IPCPL9.7%23.5%
2020-04-24Chardan Healthcare Acquisition 2 Corp.CHAQ6.4%15.2%
2020-04-22Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings Corp. IIIIPOC42.6%122.3%
2020-03-11DFP Healthcare Acquisitions Corp.DFPH8.0%14.9%
2020-02-14Newborn Acquisition Corp.NBAC5.0%8.1%
2020-02-13Yunhong InternationalZGYH1.7%2.7%
2020-02-11Greenrose Acquisition Corp.GNRS0.5%0.9%
2020-02-11CITIC Capital Acquisition Corp.CCAC4.3%6.8%
2020-02-04InterPrivate Acquisition Corp.IPV4.4%6.7%
2020-01-24SCVX Corp.SCVX7.7%11.5%
2019-12-13CIIG Merger Corp.CIIC4.9%6.2%
2019-12-11LIV Capital Acquisition Corp.LIVK3.8%4.7%
2019-11-26Alussa Energy Acquisition Corp.ALUS3.9%4.5%
2019-11-22CHP Merger Corp.CHPM7.3%8.5%
2019-11-20Amplitude Healthcare Acquisition Corp.AMHC4.8%5.5%
2019-11-08Juniper Industrial Holdings, Inc.JIH14.5%16.3%
2019-11-08Stable Road Acquisition Corp.SRAC8.2%9.1%
2019-11-07LGL Systems Acquisition Corp.DFNS6.0%6.7%
2019-11-05Merida Merger Corp. IMCMJ0.2%0.2%
2019-11-01FinServ Acquisition Corp.FSRV5.8%6.3%
2019-11-01Osprey Technology Acquisition Corp.SFTW8.2%9.0%
2019-10-18Union Acquisition Corp. IILATN8.3%8.7%
2019-10-18Galileo Acquisition Corp.GLEO6.5%6.8%
2019-09-17Apex Technolgoy Acquisition Corp.APXT16.9%16.2%
2019-09-13Experience Investment Corp.EXPC5.7%5.5%
2019-09-11New Providence Acquisition Corp.NPA6.9%6.5%
2019-08-09Thunder Bridge Acquisition II, Ltd.THBR8.9%7.7%
2019-08-08Silver Spike Acquisition Corp.SSPK4.5%3.9%
2019-07-12SC Health CorporationSCPE6.7%5.5%
2019-07-12Tuscan Holdings Corp. IITHCA2.1%1.8%
2019-06-27Churchill Capital Corp. IICCX12.1%9.4%
2019-06-20South Mountain Merger Corp.SMMC11.7%9.0%
2019-06-06GigCapital2, Inc.GIX15.5%11.5%
2019-05-21Gx Acquistion Corp.GXGX13.9%10.0%
2019-05-14AGBA Acquisition Limited *AGBA9.6%6.8%
2019-04-04Replay Acquisition Corp.RPLA6.8%4.5%
2019-03-05Tuscan Holdings Corp.THCB6.5%4.1%
2019-02-22Acamar Partners Acquisition Corp.ACAM6.5%4.0%
2019-02-08RMG Acquisition Corp.RMG13.3%7.9%
2019-01-29Andina Acquisition Corp. III *ANDA8.9%5.2%
2018-11-16AMCI Acquisition Corp. *AMCI11.5%6.0%
2018-10-24Alberton Acquisition Corporation *ALAC11.7%5.9%
2018-08-29Longevity Acquisition Corporation *LOAC12.3%5.7%
2018-05-29Trident Acquisition Corp. *TDAC13.6%5.6%
2017-12-01Leisure Acquisition Corp. *LACQ7.6%2.6%
2017-11-20Big Rock Partners Acquisition Corp.*BRPA11.4%3.8%
High
Average
Median
Low
47.7%
7.6%
6.5%
0.2%
433.8%
23.1%
8.5%
0.2%

*  Extended Deadline
1 – All ROIs and ARRs calculated using closing prices as of October 1, 2020.  Data updated monthly.

2 – IPO value = $10.00
3 – 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
2020-06-05ARYA Sciences Acquisition Corp. IIARYB10.2%35.1%
2020-05-20B. Riley Principal Merger Corp. IIBMRG6.8%19.6%
2018-12-13CF Finance Acquisition Corp. *CFFA11.0%6.0%
2020-02-14Churchill Capital Corp. IIICCXX6.3%10.2%
2019-07-18Conyers Park II Acquisition Corp.CPAA5.3%4.4%
2019-03-08Crescent Acquisition Corp.CRSA4.6%2.9%
2019-02-28DiamondPeak Holdings Corp.DPHC183.6%92.5%
2020-02-21dMY Techology Group, Inc.DMYT35.8%64.9%
2020-02-20East Stone Acquisition Corp.ESSC2.1%3.4%
2018-11-16Fintech Acquisition Corp. IIIFTAC10.6%5.5%
2020-03-06Flying Eagle Acquisition Corp.FEAC32.8%64.0%
2020-04-30Fortress Value Acquisition Corp.FVAC54.3%179.4%
2018-08-03Forum Merger II Corporation *FMCI229.1%73.4%
2020-01-24Gores Holdings IV, Inc.GHIV5.6%8.2%
2019-02-01Gores MetropoulosGMHI17.5%10.2%
2019-11-19GreenVision Acquisition Corp.GRNV11.5%13.3%
2019-06-07Haymaker Acquisition Corp. IIHYAC169.5%111.9%
2019-12-13Healthcare Merger Corp.HCCO10.0%12.6%
2019-02-28Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV *HCAC28.8%17.2%
2018-06-28HL Acquisitions Corp. *HCCH45.8%18.1%
2019-03-20Insurance Acquisition Corp.INSU29.4%18.3%
2017-06-01KBL Merger Co. IV *KBLM14.2%4.1%
2020-06-26Kensington Capital Acquisition Corp.KCAC88.0%974.5%
2019-05-07Landcadia Holdings IILCA59.4%39.3%
2017-11-16Legacy Acquisition Corp. *LGC8.3%2.8%
2018-06-20LF Capital Acquisition Corp. *LFAC23.7%9.8%
2020-03-06LifeSci Acquisition Corp.LSAC41.8%84.0%
2018-08-24Megalith Financial Acquisition Corp. *MFAC9.4%4.4%
2019-02-07Monocle Acquisition CorporationMNCL7.3%4.4%
2020-06-05Mountain Crest Acquisition Corp.MCAC10.1%34.7%
2019-07-31NetFin Acquisition Corp.NFIN16.8%14.2%
2020-05-15Novus Capital Corp.NOVS47.0%175.0%
2019-07-18Oaktree Acquisition Corp.OAC15.8%12.9%
2018-03-13Opes Acquisition Corp. *OPES45.1%15.7%
2019-08-02Orisun Acquisition Corp. *ORSN5.2%4.5%
2019-07-12Pivotal Investment Corporation IIPIC25.5%20.4%
2019-11-22PropTech Acquisition CorporationPTAC16.2%19.1%
2018-12-11Schultze Special Purpose Acq. Corp. *SAMA7.5%4.1%
2020-04-28Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings Corp. IIIPOB103.4%426.6%
2019-11-20Software Acquisition Group, Inc.SAQN3.9%4.5%
2018-08-10Spartan Energy Acquisition Corp. *SPAQ66.0%26.6%
2019-07-26Switchback Energy Acquisition Corp.SBE68.9%55.6%
2018-08-21Tenzing Acquisition Corp.*TZAC12.3%5.6%
2019-03-01Tortoise Acquisition Corp.SHLL463.1%196.7%
2018-08-02Tottenham Acquisition I Limited *TOTA18.8%8.3%
2019-03-15Trine Acquisition Corp.TRNE20.9%13.0%
High
Average
Median
Low
463.1%
45.8%
17.1%
2.1%
974.5%
63.7%
14.9%
2.8%

*  Extended Deadline
1 – All  ROIs and ARRs calculated using closing prices as of October 1, 2020.  Data updated monthly.

2 – IPO value = $10.00