The Year of the SPAC
As companies have chosen to stay private longer, the number of IPOs has decreased and special purpose acquisition companies have grown in popularity as another tool to access capital. This trend accelerated in 2020, with turbulent economic times forcing companies to search for liquidity. SIFMA Insights explains SPACs and analyzes the explosion in issuance trends.
SIFMA Annual Meeting
The Virtual Capital Markets Conference provides forum for market participants to stay connected during this extraordinary time. Join us this fall for a gathering of financial industry leaders, regulators and policymakers as we discuss issues critical to the strength, effectiveness and resiliency of our capital markets. Registration is free for employees of SIFMA member firms and financial industry regulators. To register, log into My SIFMA or create a profile today.