UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

FORM 8-K

 

CURRENT REPORT

 

PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

 

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): November 17, 2020

 

 

 

FG NEW AMERICA ACQUISITION CORP.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

 

 

Delaware
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
001-39550
(Commission File Number)
85-1648122
(IRS Employer Identification No.)

 

105 S. Maple Street

Itasca, Illinois 60143

(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)

 

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (847) 791-6817

 

Not Applicable

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)

 

 

 

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:

 

¨Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

 

¨Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)

 

¨Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))

 

¨Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))

 

Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:

 

Title of each class

 

Trading Symbol(s)

 

Name of each exchange on which registered

Units, each consisting of one share of Class A common stock and one-half of one redeemable warrant   FGNA.U   The New York Stock Exchange
Class A common stock, par value $0.0001 per share   FGNA   The New York Stock Exchange
Warrants, each whole warrant exercisable for one share of Class A common stock, each at an exercise price of $11.50 per share   FGNA WS   The New York Stock Exchange

 

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).

 

Emerging growth company x

 

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. ¨

 

 

 

 

 

Item 8.01.Other Events.

 

On November 17, 2020, FG New America Acquisition Corp. (the “Company”) issued a press release, a copy of which is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K, announcing that the holders of the Company’s units (the “Units”) may elect to separately trade the shares of Class A common stock, par value $0.0001 per share (the “Class A Common Stock”), and warrants (the “Warrants”) included in the Units commencing on or about November 20, 2020. Each Unit consists of one share of Class A Common Stock and one-half of one redeemable Warrant to purchase one share of Class A Common Stock. Any Units not separated will continue to trade on the New York Stock Exchange (“NYSE”) under the symbol “FGNA.U”, and the shares of Class A Common Stock and Warrants will separately trade on the NYSE under the symbols “FGNA” and “FGNA WS”, respectively. No fractional Warrants will be issued upon separation of the Units and only whole Warrants will trade. Holders of Units will need to have their brokers contact Continental Stock Transfer & Trust Company, the Company’s transfer agent, in order to separate the Units into shares of Class A Common Stock and Warrants.

 

Item 9.01Financial Statements and Exhibits.

 

(d)Exhibits

 

EXHIBIT INDEX

 

Exhibit No. Description
99.1 Press Release, dated November 17, 2020.

 

 

 

 

 

SIGNATURE

 

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

 

  FG NEW AMERICA ACQUISITION CORP.
   
   
  By:  /s/ Larry G. Swets, Jr.  
    Name: Larry G. Swets, Jr.
    Title: Chief Executive Officer

 

Dated: November 17, 2020