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US SPAC IPO Issuance

Year Amount Raised ($bn) # IPOs Average Size ($mm)
2021 102.9 321 320.7
2020 83.4 248 336.1
2019 13.6 59 230.5
2018 10.8 46 233.7
2017 10.0 34 295.5
2016 3.5 13 269.2
2015 3.9 20 195.1
2014 1.8 12 145.8
2013 1.4 10 144.7

Active SPAC Summary

Group # of SPACs Amount in Trust
Total Active 567 $180,983,978,609
Announced business combinations 146 $46,400,339,478
Seeking target 421 $134,583,639,131
Pre-IPO 280 $68,430,080,000*

Latest SPAC News


5/18/2021
425 with Talkspace's First Quarter 2021 Results
PR announcing Cazoo's First Quarter 2021 results
  • Meeting to be held at TBD, Pacific Time.
  • Q&A updated
  • Financial statements updated
  • Information about PlayStudios updated
  • Management discussion and analysis updated
  • Warrant liability sections added
  • Risk factors updated
  • Certain financial statements updated through 3/31/2021
  • Warrant liability sections added

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