Podcast: AtlasClear’s Craig Ridenhour and Quantum Fintech’s (QFTA) John Schaible
by Kristi Marvin on 2023-07-20 at 7:16am

SPAC structures can provide unique opportunities to bring together many pieces to a new puzzle, which is very much the case with this week’s deal.

This week, we speak with John Schaible, Chairman and CEO of Quantum Fintech Acquisition Corporation (NYSE: QFTA), and Craig Ridenhour, Chief Business Development Officer at AtlasClear.

John and Craig explain how they have crafted a three-way merger to give AtlasClear a unique set of competencies combining trading, clearing, settling and banking with financial products that are generally unavailable to its middle market clients.

They discuss why this market is underserved and what barriers to entry they would be able to surmount by putting this together as a SPAC combination.

Give it a listen.


 

 

Recent Posts
by Nicholas Alan Clayton on 2024-06-13 at 12:39pm

After years of ratcheting up financial incentives to make and buy EVs, the world’s trade blocks are now rushing to stack up protectionist barriers, leaving the recent string of EV de-SPACs divided between them. Hong Kong-based EV maker Thunder Power may be the latest to join this increasingly complicated sector as Feutune Light (NASDAQ:FLVF) shareholders...

by Nicholas Alan Clayton on 2024-06-13 at 8:40am

At the SPAC of Dawn No news is good news appears to be the SPAC takeaway from CPI and Fed comments double-header yesterday. With inflation steady and one rate cut still expected for 2024, SPACs and de-SPACs in volatile sectors may now have a somewhat clearer flight path through the rest of the year. Fashion...

by Nicholas Alan Clayton on 2024-06-12 at 10:12am

Perceptive Capital Solutions Corp announced the pricing of its $75 million IPO and its shares are expected to begin trading on the Nasdaq under the symbol “PCSC”, Wednesday, June 12, 2024. The new SPAC intends to focus its target search on the North American and European life sciences and medical technology sectors where its management...

by Nicholas Alan Clayton on 2024-06-12 at 8:23am

At the SPAC of Dawn The ARYA team has been among the SPAC market’s most steady dealmakers and they dropped a new presentation this morning for ARYA Sciences IV‘s (NASDAQ:ARYD) pending combination with medical device manufacturer Adagio Medical. Much of the deck rehashes already released information, but it has given more texture on how the...

by Nicholas Alan Clayton on 2024-06-11 at 12:22pm

EQV Ventures (NYSE:EQV.U) is the largest SPAC to file since April 2023 as it seeks a $350 million IPO that reflects the ongoing experimentation in underwriting approaches over the last two months of 2024. It is BTIG’s first new SPAC filed for 2024, and it is structured to compensate the firm in a unique way....

logo

Copyright © 2023 SPACInsider, Inc. All Rights Reserved