The special purpose acquisition company that is merging with BuzzFeed, 890 5th Avenue Partners, set Dec. 2 as the date of a shareholder meeting to vote on the deal, a major step towards completing the merger and BuzzFeed’s much-anticipated public listing. The SPAC disclosed the date on Friday in a securities filing, a sign that the SEC has cleared 890 5th Avenue’s paperwork for the deal. SPACs...
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The Heir Who Wants to Be Mayor
Hi, welcome to your Weekend.To spend time with Daniel Lurie is to understand the true meaning of the word “mensch.” Everyone who knows the San Francisco philanthropist and Levi’s heir says pretty much the same things about him: Daniel is “a really good guy”—affable, smart, egoless and earnest in his desire to improve the lives of the neediest. So earlier this year, when I began hearing...
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