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SPAC to the Future - Wall Street's Hottest Product?

AIM Summit Webinar Series

8 December 2020

Speakers: Chi-Won Yoon, Michael Schwartz, and David Gibson-Moore

Webinar sponsored by Diginex and Gulf Analytica.

Chi-Won Yoon, Chairman of Diginex, Michael Schwartz, Partner at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP​ and David Gibson-Moore, President & CEO of Gulf Analytica discuss:

  • Why a SPAC, as opposed to an IPO.
  • Pitfalls and Advantages of SPAC.
  • The economics of a SPAC listing.
  • What makes SPAC M&A unique as compared to strategic M&A and PE exits.
  • Jay Clayton's recent remarks about the SEC's increased focus on SPACs as well as the recent rise in interest from plaintiff's firms in the U.S. in deSPAC transactions and how they are linked.

This webinar was moderated by Zachary Cefaratti, Founder & CEO at Dalma Capital Management Limited.