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US SPAC IPO Issuance

Year Amount Raised ($bn) # IPOs Average Size ($mm)
2020 69.7 201 346.7
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 251 $78,829,960,816
Announced business combinations 51 $12,834,860,769
Seeking target 200 $65,995,100,047
Pre-IPO 60 $13,490,600,000*

Latest SPAC News


Nov 30 2020
  • Special meeting to be held at 10am ET on 12/16/2020
  • https://www.cstproxy.com/flyingeagleacquisitioncorp/sm2020
  • Record date: 11/6/2020
  • Redemption deadline: 12pm ET on 12/14/2020
  • Certain financial statements updated
  • Trust to be deposited at JPMorgan Chase (previously Wells Fargo)
  • Deferred underwriting commissions increased from $14,437,500 to $15,437,500
S-1 Registration statement for PIPE shares to be issued in PureCycle transaction

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