Previously Recorded

Dealmakers Roundtable: SPACs!

September 24, 2020
Event details
September 24, 2020
12:00 – 1:00 pm Eastern Standard Time

Event summary

  Feel like your newsfeed has exploded with press around SPACs? We can help cut through the hype.

The Cooley team advising on many in-progress SPAC transactions will share a high-level overview of the structure, key considerations and reasons SPACs are so popular. We’ll also attempt to answer the question of SPAC vs. direct listing vs. traditional IPO.
Topics include

  • The recent acceleration of SPAC M&A activity
  • Key timing considerations for a SPAC business combination
  • The ways in which PIPEs and debt securities come into play
  • Changing SPAC economics, including zero warrant SPACs and other modified terms
  • The current investor landscape for SPAC IPOs and how it has transformed


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