Sponsors Seek Early Liquidation of Austerlitz Acquisition Corporation I
Since the Company’s IPO, the Sponsors reviewed hundreds of potential merger partners and have had substantive negotiations with dozens of them. Despite these extensive efforts, the Sponsors have not secured and do not seek a merger partner. Some prospective partners did not meet the Sponsors’ investment criteria, and some pursued other strategic options like an IPO or full or partial sale. Some eventually declined to merge with AUS due to poor stock price performance in the SPAC and IPO markets.
The Company has filed a preliminary proxy statement with the
The Sponsors will seek shareholders favorable vote at a special meeting of shareholders in
Funds held in trust today are
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