2020 saw an unprecedented surge in SPAC activity, fuelled by increased market volatility. With SPAC mergers becoming a real alternative for businesses looking to go public, momentum in the US is beginning to grow on a global scale.
Acuity Knowledge Partners (Acuity) is a leading provider of research and analytics services to financial institutions globally, including investment banks, PE firms and asset managers. As a valued partner, Acuity provides thought leadership, in-depth research and analytics support to clients across capital raising and M&A transaction life cycles. Our teams have vast experience and ability to work on a wide variety of origination and execution activities, enabling lean SPAC teams to focus on market activities and execution. Acuity’s tech platform BEAT augments our capacity to serve our clients efficiently.
BENEFITS AND IMPACT
Operational flexibility and cost optimisation
Increased bandwidth to evaluate multiple targets and carry out multiple SPAC processes
Faster execution from formation to de-SPACing
Flexible engagement models - customised solutions based on the client’s requirements