Entrepreneurial Business Law Journal, Vol. 2, 2008
17 Pages Posted: 9 Nov 2007 Last revised: 24 Jun 2008
The Article examines the reverse merger method of going public. It describes the principal features of reverse mergers, including deal structure and legal compliance. Although reverse mergers are routinely pitched as cheaper and quicker than traditional IPOs, the Article argues that such pitches are misleading and, for many companies, irrelevant.
Keywords: reverse merger, rm, going pubic, spac, shell, ipo
JEL Classification: G34, K22, M13
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Sjostrom, William K., The Truth About Reverse Mergers. Entrepreneurial Business Law Journal, Vol. 2, 2008. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1028651