US Weekly IPO and SPAC Monitor : Buffett-backed Brazil’s Nubank Lead

Following the Thanksgiving lull the IPO market is expected to pick up with four IPOs scheduled to raise $3.7 billion for the week. Chicago Atlantic Real Estate Finance (REFI) Cloud infrastructure platform HashiCorp (HCP) Austin Gold (AUST) and Buffett-backed Nu Holdings (NU) debut. Cloud infrastructure platform HashiCorp (HCP) Plans to raise $1.1 billion at a $14.0 billion market cap. This VC-backed company provides a suite of solutions that standardize and automate the provisioning, securing, connecting, and running of cloud infrastructure at scale. While it has demonstrated rapid growth and … Continue reading “US Weekly IPO and SPAC Monitor : Buffett-backed Brazil’s Nubank Lead”

US Weekly IPO and SPAC Monitor : Just One IPO Biotech Nuvectis Pharma

Following Thanksgiving week we have just one IPO due. Phase 1-ready biotech Nuvectis Pharma ($NVCT) plans to raise $30 million at a $160 million market cap.  Be aware there is still a chance that a handful of SPACs will price during the week. Phase 1-ready biotech Nuvectis Pharma ($NVCT) plans to raise $30 million at a $160 million market cap. The company is initially focused the development of innovative precision medicines for the treatment of serious unmet medical needs in oncology. Nuvectis is currently … Continue reading “US Weekly IPO and SPAC Monitor : Just One IPO Biotech Nuvectis Pharma”

US Weekly IPO and SPAC Monitor : Just One IPO in Thanksgiving Week

During Thanksgiving week we have just one IPO due. Canadian gold exploration company Holdover Austin Gold (AUST).  Be aware there is still a chance that a handful of SPACs will price during the week. Holdover Austin Gold (AUST) Plans to raise $15 million at a $64 million market cap. This Canadian gold exploration company currently has interests in four properties located in the state of Nevada, with just one property that it considers material at this time. Austin Gold has not generated … Continue reading “US Weekly IPO and SPAC Monitor : Just One IPO in Thanksgiving Week”

US Weekly IPO and SPAC Monitor : KinderCare & Braze

Heading into Thanksgiving another busy week ahead in the IPO market with 7 IPOs scheduled to bring in $1.9 billion. Childcare provider KinderCare Learning Companies $KLC and customer engagement platform Braze $BRZE Childcare provider KinderCare Learning Companies (KLC) Plans to raise $503 million at a $2.7 billion market cap. The company serves children from 6 weeks to 12 years of age through 1,480 early childhood education centers and 650 before- and after-school sites across 40 states and Washington DC. While KinderCare is a leader in … Continue reading “US Weekly IPO and SPAC Monitor : KinderCare & Braze”

WeWork’s Second Coming, Will it Work as Workers Return to Offices?

Shared-office company WeWork has been a poster child for greed and ignorance with the collpase of their previous IPO, the billion dollar losses to SoftBank and the wipe out of paper wealth for co-founder Adam Neumann. Now we get a second try through BowX Acquisition, week one $WE Shares closed 13% higher

GM Backed Wejo partners with Microsoft, Palantir, Sompo For Connected Vehicles

GM backed startup Wejo announced partnerships with Microsoft, Palantir and Sompo Holdings to improve its ability to collect, store and analyze data from millions of connected vehicles around the world. Wejo is going public by merging with SPAC Virtuoso Acquisition $VOSO later this year.

Electric Vehicle Maker Xos Trucks in Talks With NextGen Acquisition Corp to Go Public

U.S. electric vehicle maker Xos Trucks Inc is in talks to go public via a SPAC Reuters reported late Monday, citing sources. Xos is working a deal to merge with blank-check acquisition company NextGen Acquisition Corp $NGAC which could value the EV start up near $2 billion. Its customers include package delivery United Parcel Service Inc and cash-handling firm Loomis.