Reach Energy Bhd, the forth Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC) after Hibiscus Petroleum, CLIQ Energy and Sona Petroleum is scheduled to be listed in Main Market of Bursa Malaysia on 15th August 2014. Reach Energy will be involved in Exploration and Production activities in Oil & Gas. Upon listing, Reach Energy will become the largest SPAC in Malaysia.
SPAC, is a company which has no operations or income generating business at the point of IPO but undertakes an IPO with the intention of acquiring operating companies/businesses with the proceeds raised from the IPO.
The Initial Public Offering (IPO) consists of 1 billion ordinary shares at an IPO price of RM0.75 per share at RM0.01 par value. It comes with 1 free detachable warrant for each share. The warrants will be listed and tradable from the date of listing.
The IPO comprises of 20 million shares with 20 million free warrants made available for application by the Malaysian public via balloting. The rest are for private placement.