GTPB Gores Technology Partners II
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 16, 2021
GORES TECHNOLOGY PARTNERS II, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
6260 Lookout Road
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(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
Name of each exchange
on which registered
|Units, each consisting of one share of Class A common stock and one-fifth of one warrant||GTPBU||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
|Class A common stock, par value $0.0001 per share||GTPB||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
|Warrants, each exercisable for one share of Class A common stock at an exercise price of $11.50 per share||GTPBW||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
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).
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 March 16, 2021, Gores Technology Partners II, Inc. (the “Company”) consummated its initial public offering (the “IPO”) of 46,000,000 units (the “Units”), including the issuance of 6,000,000 Units as a result of the underwriters’ full exercise of their over-allotment option. Each Unit consists of one share of Class A common stock of the Company, par value $0.0001 per share (“Class A Common Stock”), and one-fifth of one warrant of the Company (“Warrant”), each whole Warrant entitling the holder thereof to purchase one share of Class A Common Stock at an exercise price of $11.50 per share. The Units were sold at a price of $10.00 per unit, generating gross proceeds to the Company of $460,000,000.
On March 16, 2021, simultaneously with the consummation of the IPO, the Company completed the private sale (the “Private Placement”) of 5,600,000 warrants (the “Private Placement Warrants”) at a purchase price of $2.00 per Private Placement Warrant, to the Company’s sponsor, Gores Technology Partners Sponsor II LLC, generating gross proceeds to the Company of approximately $11,200,000.
A total of $460,000,000, comprised of $450,800,000 of the proceeds from the IPO, including approximately $16,100,000 of the underwriters’ deferred discount, and $9,200,000 of the proceeds of the sale of the Private Placement Warrants, were placed in a trust account maintained by Computershare Trust Company, N.A., acting as trustee. An audited balance sheet as of March 16, 2021 reflecting receipt of the proceeds upon consummation of the IPO and the Private Placement has been issued by the Company and is included as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(d) Exhibits. The following exhibits are filed with this Form 8-K:
|Description of Exhibits|
|99.1||Audited Balance Sheet, as of March 16, 2021.|
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.
|Gores Technology Partners II, Inc.|
|Date: March 22, 2021||By:|
/s/ Andrew McBride
|Name: Andrew McBride|
|Title: Chief Financial Officer and Secretary|