Clarim Acquisition Corp raises $250m for IPO

Clarim Acquisition Corp. a blank check company targeting consumer-facing e-commerce, has raised $250 million for its IPO after pricing its 25 million shares at $10 per share.

Clarim Acquisition Corp. a blank check company targeting consumer-facing e-commerce, has raised $250 million for its IPO after pricing its 25 million shares at $10 per share. The stock began trading January 29, 2021 on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol “CLRMU.” Jefferies LLC and BTIG LLC are the underwriters.

PRESS RELEASE

NEW YORK, Jan. 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Clarim Acquisition Corp. (the “Company”) announced today that it priced its initial public offering of 25,000,000 units at $10.00 per unit. The units will be listed on the Nasdaq Capital Market (“Nasdaq”) and will begin trading tomorrow, Friday, January 29, 2021, under the ticker symbol “CLRMU”. Each unit consists of one share of the Company’s Class A common stock and one-third of one redeemable warrant, each whole warrant entitling the holder thereof to purchase one share of Class A common stock at a price of $11.50 per share. Only whole warrants are exercisable. No fractional warrants will be issued upon separation of the units and only whole warrants will trade. Once the securities comprising the units begin separate trading, shares of the Class A common stock and warrants are expected to be listed on Nasdaq under the symbols “CLRM” and “CLRMW,” respectively.

The Company is a blank check company formed for the purpose of effecting a merger, capital stock exchange, asset acquisition, stock purchase, reorganization or similar business combination with one or more businesses or entities. While the Company may pursue an initial business combination target in any business, industry or geographical location, it intends to focus our search primarily within the consumer-facing e-commerce sector. The Company is led by James F. McCann, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
Jefferies LLC and BTIG, LLC are acting as book running managers for the offering. The Company has granted the underwriters a 45-day option to purchase up to an additional 3,750,000 units at the initial public offering price to cover over-allotments, if any.

The offering is being made only by means of a prospectus. Copies of the prospectus may be obtained, when available, from Jefferies LLC, Attn: Equity Syndicate Prospectus Department, 520 Madison Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10002, by telephone: 877-821-7388 or by email: Prospectus_Department@Jefferies.com.

A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) and became effective on January 28, 2021. This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such an offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.