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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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IPO Reports
 
Financial Crime Survey: Prioritizing Compliance, AML, and Fraud Detection
sponsored by BAE Systems
RESEARCH CONTENT: Investment in financial crime defenses is increasing, most significantly in AML and non-AML compliance. Access this financial crime survey report to discover how financial crime prevention priorities are shifting and why the move to consolidation between fraud and compliance solutions is leading the trend.
Posted: 01 Mar 2017 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

BAE Systems

Open Banking and the Future of Financial Services: Will You Survive or Thrive?
sponsored by MuleSoft
WHITE PAPER: This white paper defines what Open Banking is and explores the disruptive role that APIs will play in the future of financial services. Learn about the developing relationship between the API economy and banking, 3 challenges to Open Banking, Banking-as-a-Service and API-led connectivity, and more.
Posted: 28 Mar 2017 | Published: 28 Mar 2017

MuleSoft

ACOs: Treat Patients More Effectively with Health Analytics
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: This e-guide from SearchHealthIT.com highlights the importance of data analytics in the success of today's ACOs. Read now to learn the difference between collaborative and captive ACOs and discover how predictive analytics can provide the information necessary to dramatically improve patient care.
Posted: 29 Mar 2013 | Published: 29 Mar 2013

IBM

CFO as Catalyst for Change
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Read the CFO Research Report from Longitude Research commissioned by Oracle and Accenture to see how 930 CFOs from around the world are managing change and driving growth in a disruptive and unpredictable business environment.
Posted: 20 Sep 2013 | Published: 20 Sep 2013

Oracle Corporation

Are You Ready For a New Era in B2B Collaboration?
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines what companies can do to modernize their approach to business-to-business collaboration in response to trends like globalization, consumerization, and mobility.
Posted: 03 Sep 2014 | Published: 31 Mar 2014

IBM

The Foundation of Sound Performance Management Strategies
sponsored by IBM
RESOURCE: Access this resource to uncover strategies that allow you to automate processes and implement enhanced collaboration for improved performance management. Find out how you can update your analytics capabilities to get accurate forecasts, create predictive models, and drive better decision-making.
Posted: 01 Aug 2016 | Published: 01 Aug 2016

IBM

Case Study: Customer and Channel Insight Shapes Business Decisions
sponsored by Aria
CASE STUDY: This brief case study reveals how the right billing system enabled communications provider IMN to meet the needs of sales growth by supporting enterprise-wide billing and customer management.
Posted: 21 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Aria

Breaking the barriers to financial planning with exploratory analytics
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Financial planning and analysis (FP&A) is about to experience explosive growth due largely to cloud computing as well as exploratory and predictive analytics. Explore this comprehensive guide to learn about the booming growth that's about to happen in FP&A and prepare to take advantage of it.
Posted: 16 Jun 2016 | Published: 10 Jun 2016

IBM

Using Creativity and Data Analytics to Drive Corporate Strategy
sponsored by Concur Technologies
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide explores why creativity is becoming a critical skill for finance professionals, and offers key recommendations from a leading CFO to help you successfully move forward.
Posted: 03 Apr 2014 | Published: 03 Apr 2014

Concur Technologies

IBM Analytic Answers for Prioritized Collections
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This resource introduces a portfolio of cloud-based analytics tools that can help deliver key business insights – allowing you to optimize collections, drive down company debt, and more – without the need for major business changes.
Posted: 10 Apr 2013 | Published: 28 Feb 2013

IBM
 
 
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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