KURI Alkuri Global Acquisition
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): March 8, 2021 (March 5, 2021)
ALKURI GLOBAL ACQUISITION CORP.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction|
4235 Hillsboro Pike, Suite 300
Nashville, Tennessee 37215
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (615) 632-0303
Ark Global Acquisition Corp.
(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|
|Units, each consisting of one share of Class A common stock and one-fourth of one redeemable warrant||KURIU||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
|Class A common stock, par value $0.0001 per share||KURI||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
|Warrants, each warrant exercisable for one share of Class A common stock, each at an exercise price of $11.50 per share||KURIW||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
|Item 5.03.||Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Years.|
On March 5, 2021, we filed with the Secretary of State of the State of Delaware a Certificate of Amendment to our Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation to change our corporate name from Ark Global Acquisition Corp. to Alkuri Global Acquisition Corp. (the “Company”), effective March 8, 2021. A copy of the Certificate of Amendment of Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation is attached as Exhibit 3.1 hereto and incorporated by reference herein.
From and after March 8, 2021, our units, warrants and common stock will trade on the NASDAQ Stock Market under the ticker symbols “KURIU”, “KURIW” and “KURI”, respectively. Outstanding unit certificates of the Company are not affected by the name change; they continue to be valid and need not be exchanged.
On March 5, 2021, the Company issued a press release announcing the corporate name change. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated by reference herein.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|3.1||Certificate of Amendment of Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation.|
|99.1||Press release dated March 5, 2021 announcing the corporate name change.|
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.
|ALKURI GLOBAL ACQUISITION CORP.|
|By:||/s/ Richard Williams|
|Title:||Chief Executive Officer|
|Dated: March 8, 2021|