SPAC Churchill Capital Corp V raises $450m for IPO

Churchill Capital Corp V, a blank check company founded by Michael Klein, who is also the founder and managing partner of M. Klein and Company, has raised $450 million for its IPO after pricing its 45 million shares at $10 per share.

Churchill Capital Corp V, a blank check company founded by Michael Klein, who is also the founder and managing partner of M. Klein and Company, has raised $450 million for its IPO after pricing its 45 million shares at $10 per share. The stock began trading December 16, 2020 on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol “CCV.U.” The underwriters include Citigroup Global Markets Inc, Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan and BofA.

PRESS RELEASE

NEW YORK, Dec. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Churchill Capital Corp V (the “Company”) announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 45,000,000 units at $10.00 per unit. The units will be listed on the New York Stock Exchange (the “NYSE”) under the symbol “CCV.U” commencing on December 16, 2020. Each unit consists of one share of the Company’s Class A common stock and one-fourth of one warrant, each whole warrant entitling the holder thereof to purchase one share of the Company’s Class A common stock at an exercise price of $11.50 per share. Once the securities constituting the units begin separate trading, we expect that the Class A common stock and warrants will be listed on the NYSE under the symbols “CCV” and “CCV WS,” respectively.

Churchill Capital Corp V was founded by Michael Klein, who is also the founder and managing partner of M. Klein and Company. The Company was 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. It may pursue an initial business combination target in any business or industry.

Citigroup Global Markets Inc. (“Citigroup”) is acting as joint bookrunner and representative of the underwriters and each of Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC (“Goldman Sachs”), J.P. Morgan Securities LLC (“J.P. Morgan”) and BofA Securities (“BofA”) is acting as joint bookrunner. B. Riley Securities, Inc. is acting as co-manager. The Company has granted the underwriters a 45-day option to purchase up to 6,750,000 additional units at the initial public offering price to cover over-allotments, if any.

This offering will only be made by means of a prospectus. Copies of the preliminary prospectus relating to the offering and final prospectus, when available, may be obtained from Citigroup, c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions, 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, New York 11717 or by telephone at (800) 831-9146; Goldman Sachs, Attention: Prospectus Department, 200 West Street, New York, NY 10282, telephone: +1 866 471 2526, facsimile: +1 212 902 9316, or email: prospectus-ny@ny.email.gs.com; J.P. Morgan, c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions, 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, NY 11717, telephone: 866-803-9204, email: prospectus-eq_fi@jpmchase.com; and BofA, 200 North College Street, 3rd Floor, Charlotte, NC 28255-0001, Attn: Prospectus Department, or email: dg.prospectus_requests@bofa.com.

A registration statement relating to these securities has been declared effective by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”). 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.