Big Cypress Acquisition Corp. Announces Separate Trading of its Shares of Common Stock and Redeemable Warrants Commencing February 9, 2021
MIAMI, FL, Feb. 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Big Cypress Acquisition Corp. (the "Company") announced that, commencing February 9, 2021, holders of the units sold in the Company's initial public offering of 11,500,000 units may elect to separately trade the shares of common stock and redeemable warrants included in the units. Those units not separated will continue to trade on The Nasdaq Stock Market ("Nasdaq") under the symbol "BCYPU," and the shares of common stock and redeemable warrants that are separated will trade on Nasdaq under the symbols "BCYP" and "BCYPW," respectively. No fractional warrants will be issued upon separation of the units and only whole warrants will trade. Holders of units will need to have their brokers contact Continental Stock Transfer & Trust Company, the Company's transfer agent, in order to separate the units into shares of common stock and redeemable warrants.
Ladenburg Thalmann & Co. Inc. acted as sole book running manager in the offering. Brookline Capital Markets, a division of Arcadia Securities, LLC, acted as co-manager of the offering. Dentons US LLP acted as counsel to the Company and Graubard Miller acted as counsel to the underwriters.
A registration statement relating to these securities was declared effective by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") on January 11, 2021. 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 offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.
The offering is being made only by means of a prospectus. Copies of the prospectus relating to this offering may be obtained from Ladenburg Thalmann, Attn: Syndicate Department, 277 Park Avenue, 26th floor, New York, New York 10172, Attn: Syndicate Department, telephone: 1-800-573-2541 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Big Cypress Acquisition Corp.
Big Cypress Acquisition Corp. is a blank check company formed for the purpose of effecting a merger, share exchange, asset acquisition, share purchase, reorganization or similar business combination with one or more businesses. Although the Company may pursue a target business in any industry or sector, and in any geographic region, the Company intends to focus its search for prospects within the life sciences industry. The Company is led by Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer and Director Samuel J. Reich.
Forward Looking Statements
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Samuel J. Reich
Source: Big Cypress Acquisition Corp.
Released February 4, 2021