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): March 19, 2021
Build Acquisition Corp.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)||(Commission File Number)||(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)|
3300 Jefferson Street, Suite 303
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934:
Title of each class
Name of each exchange on which registered
|Units, each consisting of one share of Class A common stock and one-third of one redeemable warrant||BGSX.U||New York Stock Exchange|
|Class A common stock, par value $0.0001 per share||BGSX||New York Stock Exchange|
|Redeemable warrants, each whole warrant exercisable for one share of Class A common stock at an exercise price of $11.50||BGSX WS||New York Stock Exchange|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
Emerging growth company ☒
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On March 19, 2021, Build Acquisition Corp. (the Company) consummated its initial public offering (the IPO) of 20,000,000 units (the Units). Each Unit consists of one share of Class A common stock of the Company, par value $0.0001 per share (the Class A Common Stock), and one-third of one redeemable warrant of the Company, each whole warrant entitling the holder thereof to purchase one whole share of Class A Common Stock at an exercise price of $11.50 per share. The Units were sold at a price of $10.00 per unit, generating gross proceeds to the Company of $200,000,000.
Substantially concurrently with the consummation of the IPO, the Company completed the private sale of 4,000,000 warrants (the Private Placement Warrants) at a purchase price of $1.50 per Private Placement Warrant, to Build Acquisition Sponsor LLC, generating gross proceeds to the Company of $6,000,000.
A total of $200,000,000, comprised of proceeds from the IPO and the sale of the Private Placement Warrants, was placed in a U.S.-based trust account at J.P. Morgan Chase Bank, N.A., maintained by Continental Stock Transfer & Trust Company, acting as trustee. An audited balance sheet as of March 19, 2021 reflecting receipt of the proceeds upon consummation of the IPO and the Private Placement has been issued by the Company and is included as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(d) Exhibits. The following exhibits are filed with this Form 8-K:
|99.1||Audited Balance Sheet, as of March 19, 2021.|
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.
|Build Acquisition Corp.|
|Date: March 25, 2021||By:||/s/ Zeynep Young|
|Title:||Co-Chief Executive Officer and Director|