Early this morning, Big Rock Partners Acquisition Corp. (BRPA), released the details of their shareholder vote to approve their extension deadline to March 23, 2019, from July 23, 2020. The extension was approved and as a result, the Company’s Sponsor will be contributing $0.02 ...READ MORE
8i Enterprises Acquisition Corp. (JFK), announced this afternoon that it had adjourned it’s scheduled shareholder vote. The vote was originally scheduled for this morning, but shareholders voted to adjourn the meeting to June 15, 2020, instead. ...READ MORE
Nebula Acquisition Corp. (NEBU), filed an 8-K tonight announcing they have amended their business combination agreement with Open Lending LLC. Given the current market conditions, amendments are expected. However, Nebula’s amendments mostly revolved around the public warrants, but didn’t make any substantial adjustments to valuation. ...READ MORE
Sustainable Opportunities Acquisition Corp. (SOAC.U), filed for a new $300 million IPO last night, focused on the sustainability sector. Which, if you’re a little fuzzy on what “sustainability” is, or what it includes, it’s essentially companies with a strong ESG profile, or Environmental, Social and Governance (“ESG”), but specifically companies with existing environmental sustainability practices. ...READ MORE
Social Capital Hedosophia, which was anticipated to price SPACs II & III on Monday night, but delayed due to market conditions, re-filed new prospectuses this morning with a notable change to both – their warrants included in their units, which were originally 1/4 warrants, are now 1/3 warrants. ...READ MORE
Tonight’s notable news below.
NEW 1/2 WARRANT SPAC: SUSTAINABLE OPPORTUNITIES ACQUISITIONS CORP. (SOAC.U)
Opes Acquisitions Corp. (OPES), filed an 8-K this afternoon announcing the results of their shareholder vote, held yesterday, to extend their completion deadline three months from March 16, 2020 to June 18, 2020. ...READ MORE
Arya Sciences Acquisition Corp. (ARYA), announced this morning that they have entered into a definitive business combination agreement with Immatics Biotechnologies GmbH (“Immatics”), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company active in the discovery and development of T cell redirecting cancer immunotherapies. ...READ MORE
Gordon Pointe Acquisition Corp. (GPAQ), filed a an 8-K this afternoon whereby they will be amending their merger agreement with HOF Village, LLC (“HOFV”). If you recall, this transaction with HOFV will create a sports, entertainment and media enterprise surrounding the Pro Football Hall of Fame. ...READ MORE
No one is immune.
This is still unconfirmed, but Bloomberg is reporting that the two Social Capital Hedosophia SPAC IPOs (IPOB.U and IPOC.U), that were anticipated to price tonight for trading tomorrow, are rumored to be postponed. ...READ MORE
Very late Friday evening, Virgin Galactic (SPCE), which combined with Social Capital Hedosophia Acquisition Corp., announced they will be redeeming all of their public warrants that remain outstanding at 5:00 p.m. ...READ MORE
DD3 Acquisition Corp. (DDMX), which held their shareholder vote to complete their combination back on February 7th, announced this afternoon that they finally made it through what was probably an arduous process to close their transaction with Betterware de Mexico S.A. ...READ MORE
Tiberius Acquisition Corp. (TIBR), filed an 8-K this afternoon detailing the results of their shareholder vote, held earlier today, to approve their business combination with International General Insurance Holdings Ltd. (“IGI”), an A (Excellent) AM Best rated international specialist (re)insurer underwriting a worldwide portfolio through its presence in Bermuda, London, Amman, Dubai, Labuan and Casablanca. ...READ MORE
Legacy Acquisition Corp. (LGC), filed a number of documents today announcing both changes to its Share Exchange Agreement with Blue Impact, as well as a proposal to amend its public warrants. ...READ MORE