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U.S. SPAC Frenzy Inspires a Reboot in Asia

The Wall Street Journal

14 Oct 2021

Morrison & Foerster partner and global chair of the Private Equity Group, Marcia Ellis, is quoted in an article, “U.S. SPAC Frenzy Inspires a Reboot in Asia” published by The Wall Street Journal on October 12, 2021.

In the article, Marcia suggested that PIPEs might attract China-focused private-equity funds, which have been reluctant to invest in private startups due to regulatory and market uncertainty. “It’s a quite safe investment compared to investing in a private company where you don’t know when the exit is going to come,” Marcia said.

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