The AVCJ SPACs spotlight successfully took place virtually on 29 April 2021. The event bought together over 330 private equity professionals including 170+ LPs, representing 230+ different organizations from 19 geographies.
The webinar, which focused on the key trends and best practices in SPAC investments and their significance to the PE industry, featured leading executives from Mourant, New Frontier Group, ALMT and Vickers Venture Partners speaking on topics including key considerations for Asian GPs when raising US-listed SPACs as well as the nuts and bolts of the SPACs process.
Topics discussed including:
The reasons behind the SPAC boom globally and in Asia- why PE firms and VCs are starting to launch or sponsor SPACs
Key considerations for Asian GPs when raising SPACs- structuring, timing, fundraising challenges
Seeking target companies in Asia- what are the top sectors, and is there a supply and demand issue in the region?
SPACs as a potential exit route for PE/VC investment- what are the opportunities?
LP and family office considerations and concerns towards SPACs – how do LPs view the market?
The future of SPACs- are they here to stay?
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2 CPD points can be claimed after attending the event
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