special purpose acquisition company
The space sector in general has proven resilient throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Alexandre Najjar, Euroconsult senior consultant, said Aug. 12 during a Small Satellite Conference side panel.
Op-ed | From spectator to space investor: How a teen from Maine became a Virgin Galactic shareholder
"Virgin Galactic wasn’t the only publicly traded space company when I opened my Roth, but it was one of the only opportunities for a small investor to back an exciting new space sector," writes high school junior Max Provencher about his journey from space fan to space shareholder.
Money will continue flowing into the space industry from government agencies, private equity firms and public markets, according to panelists at the 2021 SmallSat Symposium.
AST & Science LLC announced plans Dec. 16 to become a publicly traded company through a special purpose acquisition company.