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SPAC Talk:  Important Considerations for Private Companies Evaluating a SPAC Going-Public Transaction

SPAC Talk: Important Considerations for Private Companies Evaluating a SPAC Going-Public Transaction

One of the hottest going-public trends in 2020 and 2021 has been the rise of SPACs ā€“ Special Purpose Acquisition Companies ā€“ as a vehicle for private companies to go public. SPACs are shell companies that are formed, funded and taken public for the purpose of later acquiring an operating company. By merging with a SPAC, the private company effects a reverse takeover, inheriting the...