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US SPAC IPO Issuance

Year Amount Raised ($bn) # IPOs Average Size ($mm)
2020 40.5 104 389.1
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 175 $55,036,426,439
Announced business combinations 40 $9,814,184,629
Seeking target 135 $45,222,241,810
Pre-IPO 48 $14,321,750,000*

Latest SPAC News


Sep 18 2020

Notes

  • Certain financial statements updated through 6/30/2020
  • Maximum redemption scenario: 11,193,324 (56% of outstanding public shares)
  • Risk Factors updated

Notes

  • Certain financial statements updated through 6/30/2020
  • Q&A for Stockholders updated
  • Maximum redemption scenario: 1,417,414 (4.5%)
  • Risk Factors updated

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