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US SPAC IPO Issuance

Year Amount Raised ($bn) # IPOs Average Size ($mm)
2020 59.2 160 370.0
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 222 $71,069,546,489
Announced business combinations 51 $12,047,295,831
Seeking target 171 $59,022,250,658
Pre-IPO 64 $15,093,850,000*

Latest SPAC News


Oct 26 2020

Press Release


ANDA and EMMAC Life Sciences Limited (“EMMAC”) jointly provided an update regarding their continued progress towards signing a business combination agreement, pursuant to which EMMAC is anticipated to become a publicly traded company on the NASDAQ with EMMAC’s shareholders receiving equity in the combined public company in exchange for their equity in EMMAC

  • The Companies anticipate being able to announce progress towards the execution of a business combination agreement in the near term

Press Release


XL Fleet and PIC today announced that the two companies will participate in a webinar hosted by SPACInsider on Monday, 10/26/2020 at 2:00 pm ET to discuss XL and PIC’s proposed transaction

  • The webinar for this event can be accessed at: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/2316027047222/WN_rpFzXHcdTP2uj-8UBzOvlg

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