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Hudson Structured backed SPAC Kairos prices 20% upsized IPO

Kairos Acquisition Corp., the new insurance, reinsurance and insurtech focused Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC), or blank check company, that Hudson Structured Capital Management Ltd. is behind, has increased the size of its initial public offering by 20% to raise $240 million. We covered the news in December, that Hudson Structured read the full article →

Third re/insurance SPAC vehicle from Cohen & Co. raises $250m IPO

The third insurance, reinsurance and insurtech focused Special Purpose Acquisition Company, or SPAC, from fixed income financial services focused investment firm Cohen & Company, LLC has now successfully completed an upsized $250 million initial public offering (IPO). The SPAC, named INSU Acquisition Corp. III, launched its IPO process targeting a $200 read the full article →

Hudson Structured behind $200m target re/insurance SPAC Kairos

Hudson Structured Capital Management Ltd. has entered the Special Purpose Acquisition Company, or SPAC marketplace, with a new insurance, reinsurance and insurtech focused company named Kairos Acquisition Corp. that will target raising $200 million or more in its initial public offering (IPO). It's no surprise to see Hudson Structured Capital Management, the read the full article →

Cohen & Co. to raise $235m with third Butler-led re/insurance SPAC vehicle

Fixed income financial services focused investment firm Cohen & Company, LLC has begun a capital raise for what will be its third insurance, reinsurance and insurtech focused Special Purpose Acquisition Company, or SPAC, named INSU Acquisition Corp. III. As with its previous two insurance and reinsurance focused Special Purpose Acquisition Company read the full article →

Cohen & Co’s second re/insurance SPAC taking Metromile public, with Hudson Structured support

INSU Acquisition Corp. II, the second insurance, reinsurance and insurtech investment focused Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC) launched by fixed income financial services focused investment specialist Cohen & Company, LLC, is taking insurtech Metromile public in a deal that also sees ILS and reinsurance investment manager Hudson Structured participating. Metromile is read the full article →

1347 PIH names Swets CEO, reveals $237.75m SPAC connection

1347 Property Insurance Holdings, Inc. continues its transition towards a strategy focused on reinsurance and investment management and has now named interim CEO Larry Swets as its new permanent CEO, while also announcing a name change to FG Financial Group, Inc. In addition, the company which is converting to a reinsurance read the full article →

Cohen & Co. raises $230m with second Butler-led re/insurance SPAC

Cohen & Company, LLC, the fixed income financial services focused investment specialist, has successfully upsized the initial public offering (IPO) capital raise for its second insurance, reinsurance and insurtech investment focused Special Purpose Acquisition Company, INSU Acquisition Corp. II. INSU Acquisition Corp. II follows on from the first SPAC, often called read the full article →

Cohen & Co. targets $207m with second Butler-led re/insurance SPAC vehicle

Cohen & Company, LLC, the fixed income financial services focused investment specialist, has launched its second Special Purpose Acquisition Company, or SPAC, that targets insurance, reinsurance and insurtech investment opportunities. INSU Acquisition Corp. II follows on from the first SPAC, often called blank check company, launched by Cohen & Co., which read the full article →

Insurance Acquisition Corp. sees potential combinations across the insurance spectrum

Following its successful capital raise, Insurance Acquisition Corp. (NASDAQ: INSUU) is looking to find a model which is angled towards the future and sees interesting possibilities in various types of risk transfer entities, according to John Butler and Amanda Abrams. Insurance Acquisition Corp. is a Cohen & Company, LLC backed insurance, read the full article →

Butler led Cohen & Co. re/insurance & insurtech acquisition play raises $151m

Insurance Acquisition Corporation has successfully raised almost $151 million for the launch of a so-called blank check company that will be led by John Butler and target acquiring insurance, reinsurance and insurtech operations. As we reported back in February, John Butler was lined up to lead a Cohen & Company, LLC read the full article →