It was a slow week for the SPAC market, with three deal announcements and only a couple rumored deals. There also were no new SPAC offerings during the week — unusual for a market segment that has been so hot over the last year. Benzinga’s “SPACs Attack” covered the deals and news of the week.
The carbon-negative materials company Origin Materials is set to go public via the special purpose acquisition company Artius Acquisition Inc AACQ 1.18% in a $1.8-billion deal.
West Sacramento chemical and green technology company Origin Materials has joined a partnership with a leading fiber company to commercialize Origin’s zero-carbon plastic in high-performance apparel and automotive applications worldwide.
The Investor Presentation for the Origin Materials and Artius Acquisition Inc. merger is available.