Matt McCloskey

Head of Equity Capital Markets


I-Bankers Securities

Matt has served as I-Bankers’ Head of Equity Capital Markets since 2021. During his time at IBS, the firm has acted as Bookrunner on twenty-two SPAC IPOs raising in excess of $2.5 billion, in addition to holding Co-Manager roles on another sixty-five. I-Bankers has also served as the primary sponsor for three SPACs, including Good Works Acquisition Corp. and, most recently, IB Acquisition Corp., which came public in March 2024.

Matt has 20+ years of experience in the Financial Services Industry holding Research, Institutional Sales and Asset Management roles at various firms including ABN Amro, CRT Capital and Bear Stearns. Prior to joining I-Bankers, Matt was a SPAC specialist for Macquarie Capital (USA), where he helped build the firm’s SPAC Sales, Trading and Underwriting capabilities. He graduated from Villanova University with a BS in Business Management and holds Series 7, 24, 63, 65 and 79 securities licenses.


    5:25 PM - 5:45 PM

    Tuesday June 11, 2024

    Elements of a Seamless and Successful SPAC Transaction

    • Defining the elements of a seamless SPAC transaction
    • How to gauge success throughout the journey
    • Communicating with the key players in a successful SPAC transaction
    10:30 AM - 10:55 AM

    Thursday June 24, 2021

    Current Developments in the SPAC PIPE Market

    • Current state of SPAC PIPE market
    • Evolution of SPAC PIPE market over recent months and current trends
    • Positioning your PIPE for success
    • Legal and regulatory developments and considerations
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