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Spacs

  1. the money game
    SPACs Are Dead. Why Did Grindr Use One?The LGBTQ+ dating app makes its public-market debut.
  2. the money game
    Why Smart-Money Investors Are Shorting Trump’s SPAC“Digital World isn’t just another dubious 2021 SPAC — it is a poster child for some of the worst abuses the investment vehicle has spawned.”
  3. the money game
    Last Sane Man on Wall StreetNathan Anderson made his name exposing — and betting against — corporate fraud. But short selling in a frothy pandemic economy can be ruinous.
  4. stop the presses
    BuzzFeed Is About to Go Public — and Its Employees Are Walking Out in ProtestThe small but high-profile BuzzFeed News unit is using the occasion to register dissatisfaction with management.
  5. business
    The Soft Sell of HimsCan the health-care brand leverage young men’s anxiety over erections and hair loss into a multibillion-dollar empire?
  6. the money game
    What’s the Deal With Donald Trump’s SPAC?After a surprise announcement, a Trump-linked stock skyrocketed — tripling in price and drawing in waves of retail investors.
  7. the money game
    Gary Gensler on Crypto, SPACs, and RobinhoodThe new SEC chief may have taught courses on the blockchain at MIT, but he’s not planning to give bitcoin a free pass.
  8. the money game
    The Big SPAC CrackdownSPACs have seen a massive two-year boom, resulting in a wave of companies going public. That might be coming to an end.
  9. the money game
    The Not-So-Happy Story of the World’s Biggest SPACBillionaire hedge-funder Bill Ackman and a gang of retail investors on Reddit were both very excited about a deal. Now, no one is.
  10. pivot
    Why Space Tourism Will Fall FlatIt’s getting a lot of buzz, but the appeal already seems limited.
  11. pivot
    The SPAC OvercorrectionA recently hot Wall Street trend is now suddenly out of fashion. But it still has its uses.