Pledged Securities in SPACs Pose Double Risk

Pledging securities, when a beneficial owner pledges their company shares as collateral, poses significant risks to corporate governance and share price. This risk is heightened when securities related to a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) investment are pledged, due to … Continue reading

Q4 2020 IPOs: Auditor Market Share and Stats

Overview There were an unprecedented 210 initial public offerings in U.S. markets between October 1, 2020, and December 31, 2020. Together, these 210 IPOs raised over $65 billion, an increase of over $56 billion from the same period last year and an increase … Continue reading