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event April 20, 2021 location_on NEW YORK

NEW YORK, NY and LONDON, UK April 20, 2021 – Genius Sports Group ("GSG") the official data, technology and commercial partner that powers the global ecosystem connecting sports, betting and media, announced today that it has completed its previously announced business combination (the "Business Combination") with dMY Technology Group, Inc. II ("dMY II").

event March 29, 2021 location_on NEW YORK

dMY Technology Group, Inc. II (NYSE: DMYD) (“dMY II” or “Company”) announced today that that it has scheduled a special meeting of its stockholders (the “Special Meeting”) to approve the proposed business combination (the “Business Combination”) with Genius Sports Group (“GSG”).

event March 23, 2021 location_on

There were rumors last year that IonQ was considering an IPO. But rather than raising capital with a conventional IPO, IonQ chose to go public by using a merger with dMY Technology Group III, a SPAC (special-purpose acquisition company). The deal will create a combined entity estimated to be worth about $2 billion.

event March 8, 2021 location_on COLLEGE PARK

IonQ has entered into a definitive merger agreement with dMY Technology Group III (NYSE: DMYI.U)

COLLEGE PARK, MD March 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- IonQ, Inc., (“IonQ”) announced today that it has entered into a merger agreement with dMY Technology Group, Inc. III (NYSE: DMYI.U), a publicly traded special purpose acquisition company (“dMY III”).

event March 8, 2021 location_on COLLEGE PARK

Quantum - computing startup IonQ Inc. plans to merge with blank-check firm dMY Technology Group Inc. III, which would make it the first publicly traded company specifically focused on commercializing quantum-computing hardware and software.

event March 4, 2021 location_on LAS VEGAS

(BUSINESS WIRE)—dMY Technology Group, Inc. IV (the “Company”) announced today the pricing of its initial public offering of 30,000,000 units at a price of $10.00 per unit. The units will be listed on The New York Stock Exchange (the “NYSE’) and trade under the ticker symbol “DMYQ.U” beginning on March 5, 2021.

event December 29, 2020 location_on CHICAGO

(Business Wire)—Common Stock and Warrants to Change Tickers and Trade on the NYSE under the new Ticker Symbols “RSI” and “RSI WS”, respectively, Commencing on Wednesday, December 30, 2020.

event December 14, 2020 location_on LAS VEGAS

dMY Technology Group, Inc. announced today that it has scheduled the special meeting of its stockholders to approve the proposed business combination with Rush Street Interactive, LP and certain other matters for December 29, 2020.

event November 24, 2020 location_on CHICAGO

Third Quarter Revenue of $78.2 Million, up 370% Year-over-Year — Raising 2020 Full Year Revenue Guidance by 20% to between $265 and $275 Million.

event November 12, 2020 location_on LAS VEGAS

(BUSINESS WIRE)—dMY Technology Group, Inc. III (the "Company") announced today the pricing of its initial public offering of 27,500,000 units at a price of $10.00 per unit. The units will be listed on The New York Stock Exchange (the "NYSE") and trade under the ticker symbol "DMYI.U" beginning on November 13, 2020.

event October 27, 2020 location_on New York & London

Combination to Drive Expansion as Leading Provider of Official Data and Technology Powering Global Sports, Betting and Media Ecosystem.

event August 14, 2020 location_on New York

(BUSINESS WIRE)—dMY Technology Group, Inc. II (the "Company") announced today the pricing of its initial public offering of 24,000,000 units at a price of $10.00 per unit. The units will be listed on The New York Stock Exchange (the "NYSE") and trade under the ticker symbol "DMYD.U" beginning on August 14, 2020.

event July 27, 2020 location_on Chicago

Rush Street Interactive, LP (“RSI” or the “Company”), one of the fastest-growing online casino and sports wagering companies in the United States, and dMY Technology Group, Inc. (NYSE: DMYT.U, DMYT and DMYT WS) (“dMY”), a publicly traded special purpose acquisition company, today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement pursuant to which RSI and dMY will combine.

event February 20, 2020 location_on New York

(PRNewswire)—dMY Technology Group, Inc. (the "Company") announced today the pricing of its initial public offering of 20,000,000 units at a price of $10.00 per unit. The units will be listed on The New York Stock Exchange (the "NYSE") and trade under the ticker symbol "DMYT.U" beginning on February 21, 2020.

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IONQ

dMY Technology Group III CEO Talks IonQ SPAC, Quantum Computing

(BENZINGA) CEO Niccolo de Masi joined Benzinga's "SPACs Attack" show Tuesday to talk about the SPAC merger deal with IonQ, quantum computing and more.

Former Glu CEO Niccolo De Masi is on the prowl for mobile app acquisitions

VentureBeat – Former Glu CEO Niccolo De Masi is on the prowl for mobile app acquisitions

Niccolo DeMasi, the man behind the hit mobile game Kim Kardashian: Hollywood, has launched a “blank check” initial public offering (IPO) company that is hunting for the next big mobile app. De Masi recently launched a special purpose acquisition corporation (SPAC) on the New York Stock Exchange. In that transaction, investors put him in charge of a company with $200 million, and De Masi gets to decide what to acquire with all of that cash.

Ex Glu Mobile CEO has a blank check company

Axios – Ex Glu Mobile CEO has a blank check company

While many tech companies are still apprehensive about going public and all the scrutiny that comes with that, ex-Glu Mobile CEO Niccolo de Masi just listed a special purpose acquisition corporation (SPAC) on the New York Stock Exchange, raising $200 million.

What’s next: De Masi, along with co-sponsor and former EMC executive Harry You, wants to create the next great mobile app-focused public company via this vehicle, he tells Axios. Think of it as Match Group, but for a different app category.

Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal – Rush Street Interactive to Go Public as Part of a $1.8 Billion Deal

Rush Street Interactive LP agreed to go public via a merger with a blank-check company that will value the online sports-and-casino betting company at about $1.8 billion including debt.

Chicago-based Rush Street Interactive and special-purpose acquisition company dMY Technology Group Inc. announced their merger Monday, making them the latest to join the frenzy of special-purpose acquisition company, or SPAC, deal activity.

Digital gambling/SPACs

Financial Times – Digital gambling/SPACs: Rush job

Sometimes it takes a few hands to learn a new card game. Online gambling has that status with US public market investors. Four different companies have listed their shares recently, or are about to do so. The timing is auspicious: states have loosened regulations on digital gambling just when bored Americans are stuck at home staring at screens.