NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Lux Health Tech Acquisition Corp. (the “Company”) announced today that it has commenced its initial public offering of 30,000,000 units at a price of $10.00 per unit. Each unit issued in the offering will consist of one share of the Company’s Class A common stock and one-third of one warrant, each whole warrant entitling the holder thereof to purchase one share of the Class A common stock at an exercise price of $11.50 per share. The units are expected be listed on the Nasdaq Stock Market, LLC (“Nasdaq”) and trade under the ticker symbol “LUXAU”. After the securities comprising the units begin separate trading, the shares of Class A common stock and warrants are expected to be listed on Nasdaq under the symbols “LUXA” and “LUXAW,” respectively. No fractional warrants will be issued upon separation of the units and only whole warrants will trade.
Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC is acting as sole book-running manager for the offering and Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Incorporated is acting as lead manager. The Company intends to grant the underwriters a 45-day option to purchase up to an additional 4,500,000 units at the initial public offering price to cover over-allotments, if any.
The offering is being made only by means of a prospectus. Copies of the prospectus may be obtained, when available, from Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC, Attn: Prospectus Department, 6933 Louis Stephens Drive, Morrisville, North Carolina 27560, United States, Telephone: 1-800-221-1037, Email: email@example.com.
A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”), but has not yet become effective. These securities may not be sold nor may offers to buy be accepted prior to the time the registration statement becomes effective. 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 an offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.
About Lux Health Tech Acquisition Corp.
Lux Health Tech Acquisition Corp. is a blank check company sponsored by an affiliate of Lux Capital and formed for the purpose of entering into a merger, capital stock exchange, asset acquisition, stock purchase, reorganization or similar business combination with one or more businesses at the intersection of the healthcare and technology industries.
This press release contains statements that constitute “forward-looking statements,” including with respect to the proposed offering. No assurance can be given that the offering discussed above will be completed on the terms described, or at all. 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 Company’s registration statement and preliminary prospectus for the offering filed with the SEC. Copies are available on the SEC’s 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.