SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):
March 26, 2021
HH&L Acquisition Co.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction
Suite 3508, One Exchange Square
8 Connaught Place
Central, Hong Kong
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
|Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (852) 3752 2870|
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Class A ordinary shares, par value $0.0001 per share||HHLA||The New York Stock Exchange|
|Redeemable warrants, each whole warrant exercisable for one Class A ordinary share at an exercise price of $11.50||HHLA WS||The New York Stock Exchange|
|Units, each consisting of one Class A ordinary share and one-half of one redeemable warrant||HHLA.U||The New York Stock Exchange|
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Emerging growth company x
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|Item 8.01.||Other Events.|
On March 26, 2021, HH&L Acquisition Co. (the “Company”) announced that the holders of the Company’s units (the “Units”) may elect to separately trade the Class A ordinary shares, par value $0.0001 per share (the “Class A ordinary shares”), and warrants included in the Units commencing on March 29, 2021. Each Unit consists of one Class A ordinary share and one-half of one warrant to purchase one Class A ordinary share. Any Units not separated will continue to trade on the New York Stock Exchange (the “NYSE”) under the symbol “HHLA.U”. Any underlying shares of Class A ordinary shares and warrants that are separated will trade on the NYSE under the symbols “HHLA” and “HHLA 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 holders’ Units into Class A ordinary shares and warrants.
A copy of the press release issued by the Company announcing the separate trading of the securities underlying the Units is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
|Item 9.01.||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|99.1||Press Release, dated March 26, 2021.|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: March 26, 2021
|HH&L Acquisition Co.|
|By:||/s/ Richard Qi Li|
|Richard Qi Li|
|Chief Executive Officer|