Talkspace Acquisition Approved, Stock to Begin Trading June 23

Months after Hudson Executive Investment Corporation (Nasdaq: HECCU) announced its plan to acquire the virtual behavioral health provider Talkspace, shareholders of the special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) otherwise known as HEIC have overwhelmingly voted to approve the deal. At a special shareholders meeting Thursday, 94% of votes were in approval of the merger. Affirmative votes […]

Will SPACs Become a Trend Among Behavioral Health Startups?

More than 400 companies across various industries held initial public offerings (IPOs) last year, the most since 2000, even amid the pandemic-led economic downturn. At the same time, many businesses chose to go public by merging with a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC), a maneuver that has gradually gained traction among startups, including the subscription-based […]