Blank-check companies are a new favorite pastime for current or retired pro athletes, but investors shouldn’t necessarily spring for courtside tickets
Former Walt Disney Co executives Kevin Mayer and Thomas Staggs plan to raise $300 million in an initial public offering for a new special purpose acquisition company (SPAC), a person familiar with the matter said on Thursday.
Colin Kaepernick took his activism to the wide world of SPACs. Archer, a developer of all-electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) aircraft, is combining with SPAC. The Beachbody Company Group also announced its intention to become a public company.