The yr 2020 has marked the start of a brand new development amongst EV firms, to turn into a public firm and not using a basic Preliminary Public Providing (IPO), which requires a whole lot of work, reporting and can be considerably dearer, we guess.
The brand new means is to make use of a Particular Goal Acquisition Firm (SPAC), mainly a clean firm with some capital, which already is publicly traded after a a lot easier IPO.
As soon as an organization combines (“reverse merger”) with a SPAC, it turns into publicly traded, often underneath the identical identify, the identical CEO and a few capital for growth. In different phrases, it is a shortcut. We guess that this fashion of doing issues is now extra standard in your entire economic system.
Nevertheless, there’s a danger. We are going to see increasingly publicly-traded EV firms, that weren’t x-rayed the identical means as within the basic IPO. Tesla’s Elon Musk and Rimac Automobili’s Mate Rimac warned about the risk in EV SPAC companies.
Anyway, because the world strikes ahead into 2021, let’s check out the EV associated firms that already accomplished or intends to finish a enterprise mixture with a SPAC:
If you understand about different firms that we missed right here, please give us an indication within the feedback.
Hopefully, in some unspecified time in the future sooner or later, we will return to the listing and see the way it paid off for the businesses and buyers.