Plant-Tech Firm Benson Hill Going Public in $2 Billion SPAC Merger
Benson Hill Inc. is going public by merging with a special-purpose acquisition company in a deal that values the plant-growing technology firm at $2 billion. Investors including funds managed by BlackRock Inc., Van Eck Associates Corp., Hedosophia and Lazard Asset Management are putting money into the deal through a $225 million PIPE.
May 9, 2021
Wall Street Journal on Benson Hill