SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d)
OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): July 28, 2020
HUDSON EXECUTIVE INVESTMENT CORP.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
570 Lexington Avenue, 35th Floor
New York, New York 10022
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (212) 521-8495
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Name of each exchange
on which registered
|Units, each consisting of one share of Class A common stock and one-half of one redeemable warrant||HECCU||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
|Class A common stock, par value $0.0001 per share||HECC||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
|Warrants, each whole warrant exercisable for one share of Class A common stock, each at an exercise price of $11.50 per share||HECCW||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
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|Item 8.01.|| |
On July 28, 2020, Hudson Executive Investment Corp. (the Company) issued a press release, a copy of which is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K, announcing that the holders of the Companys units (the Units) may elect to separately trade the shares of Class A common stock, par value $0.0001 per share (the Class A Common Stock), and warrants (the Warrants) included in the Units commencing on or about July 30, 2020. Each Unit consists of one share of Class A Common Stock and one-half of one redeemable Warrant to purchase one share of Class A Common Stock. Any Units not separated will continue to trade on The Nasdaq Capital Market (Nasdaq) under the symbol HECCU, and the Class A Common Stock and Warrants will separately trade on Nasdaq under the symbols HECC and HECCW, 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 Companys transfer agent, in order to separate the Units into shares of Class A Common Stock and Warrants.
|Item 9.01|| |
Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Press Release, dated July 28, 2020.|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|HUDSON EXECUTIVE INVESTMENT CORP.|
/s/ Jonathan Dobres
|Name: Jonathan Dobres|
|Title: Chief Financial Officer|
|Dated: July 28, 2020|
Hudson Executive Investment Corp. Announces the
Separate Trading of its Class A Common Stock and Warrants, Commencing on or about July 30, 2020
NEW YORK, July 28, 2020 Hudson Executive Investment Corp. (the Company) announced today that holders of the units sold in the Companys initial public offering of 41,400,000 units completed on June 11, 2020 (the offering) may elect to separately trade the shares of Class A common stock and warrants included in the units commencing on or about July 30, 2020. Any units not separated will continue to trade on The Nasdaq Capital Market (Nasdaq) under the symbol HECCU, and each of the shares of Class A common stock and warrants will separately trade on Nasdaq under the symbols HECC and HECCW, 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 Companys transfer agent, in order to separate the units into shares of Class A common stock and warrants.
About Hudson Executive Investment Corp.
Hudson Executive Investment Corp. is a blank check company whose business purpose is to effect a merger, capital stock exchange, asset acquisition, stock purchase, reorganization or similar business combination with one or more businesses. While the Company may pursue an initial business combination in any industry, sector or geographic region, the Company intends to initially focus its search for an initial business combination in two broad industry sectors: financial services, with a focus on financial technology; and healthcare, including healthcare information technology, services and products. The Company was co-founded by Hudson Executive Capital LP, a value-oriented, event-driven investment firm with a focus on, and experience across, the financial services and healthcare sectors, Douglas L. Braunstein, its founder and managing partner, and Douglas G. Bergeron, its managing partner.
A registration statement relating to these securities was declared effective by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the SEC) on June 8, 2020. 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 was made only by means of a prospectus. Copies of the prospectus relating to the offering may be obtained from Citigroup Global Markets Inc., c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions, 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, NY 11717 or by telephone at 800-831-9146; and J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions, 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, NY 11717, telephone: 866-803-9204, email: email@example.com.
Cautionary Note Concerning Forward-Looking Statements
This press release contains statements that constitute forward-looking statements, including with respect to the Companys search for an initial business combination. Forward-looking statements are subject to numerous conditions, many of which are beyond the control of the Company, including those set forth in the Risk Factors section of the Companys registration statement for the initial public offering filed with the SEC. Copies are available on the SECs website, www.sec.gov. The Company undertakes no obligation to update these statements for revisions or changes after the date of this release, except as required by law.
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