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DEFINITION: A special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) is a corporation formed by private individuals to facilitate investment through an initial public offering (IPO). The proceeds are used to buy one or more existing companies.When money is raised by an IPO for a SPAC, the funds are placed into a trust until the purchase is made or a predetermined period of time elapses. If the transaction and associated legal  … 
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Emerging Expectations of CIO's
sponsored by FrontRange Solutions Inc.
WEBCAST: Consult this on-demand webcast today to learn about the role and expectations of the modern CIO, and find out what skills and competencies are required to be successful in the position.
Posted: 03 Jul 2013 | Premiered: Mar 27, 2013

FrontRange Solutions Inc.

Implementing Global E-Invoicing with Guaranteed Legal Certainty
sponsored by OpenText GXS
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains the role local tax compliance plays in successful supply chain management and e-business initiatives, and how leading global brands and governments are addressing this need.
Posted: 11 Aug 2014 | Published: 11 Aug 2014

OpenText GXS

What Ever Happened to the Virtual Close?
sponsored by Adaptive Insights
WHITE PAPER: Access this exclusive paper that discusses how CFOs are once again trying to perfect the process of closing the books, and this time, not in a way that should be solely focused on doing it faster. Learn from several financial executives why patience is vital when dealing with the virtual close.
Posted: 17 Sep 2014 | Published: 30 Nov 2011

Adaptive Insights

Financial Management Systems Broken, But CFOs Still Not Sold On SAAS
sponsored by SearchFinancialApplications
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide describes the value of software as a service (SaaS) financial management software, examines adoption trends, and offers advice regarding when and how to consider system replacement. Read on to learn more now.
Posted: 13 Jan 2014 | Published: 13 Jan 2014

SearchFinancialApplications

Preparing for the Capital Requirements Directive
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ANALYST REPORT: Just how prepared were the financial markets across Europe for CRD IV and XBRL?
Posted: 17 Apr 2013 | Published: 17 Apr 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

ERP Software Selection Criteria for Midsized Businesses
sponsored by Sage Software
EGUIDE: In this E-Guide, you will gain practical advice and best practices for choosing an ERP system from Jim Shepherd, senior vice president of research for AMR Research.
Posted: 24 Jul 2013 | Published: 24 Jul 2013

Sage Software

Improving Core Financials and IT Governance with SaaS-Based ERP
sponsored by Kenandy
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide examines why savvy CFOs are moving core financials to the cloud. Also inside, learn about the value of SaaS ERP for business processes like IT governance.
Posted: 29 Jan 2014 | Published: 29 Jan 2014

Kenandy

CFO Guide to Improve Decision-making, Reduce Risk, Enhance Performance
sponsored by TideMark
WHITE PAPER: In this CFO guidebook, learn how you can leverage mobile, cloud, social media, and big data to dramatically improve business results and drive insight-fueled transformation.
Posted: 26 Nov 2013 | Published: 26 Nov 2013


Reed & Mackay harnesses analytics to save client travel costs
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Read this fascinating case study today to learn about how Reed & Mackay replaced its existing system with a new data warehouse and analytics solution provides both interactive and static reports for internal users, and more!
Posted: 05 Nov 2013 | Published: 05 Nov 2013

IBM

Presentation Transcript: Key tips for a successful healthcare analytics program
sponsored by Orion Health
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: This presentation transcript presents key tips for a successful health care analytics program. Listen now for valuable perspectives on the challenges and lessons learned regarding data analytics and how it effects EHR and health information exchange (HIE) initiatives.
Posted: 10 Dec 2012 | Published: 10 Dec 2012

 
 
IPO DEFINITION (continued): …  formalities are not completed by the deadline, the money is returned to the investors with allowances for bank and broker fees. By law, the SPAC management personnel are not allowed to collect salaries during this time.In recent years, with increased regulation by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) following high-profile abuse cases, SPACs have begun to proliferate in various industries. The SPAC approach sometimes makes it possible for companies to go public when they cannot afford to do so by traditional means. The SPAC alternative can also be attractive when credit is tight. Unique … 
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