NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--eToro Group Ltd. (“eToro” or the “Company”), a multi-asset investment platform that empowers people to grow their knowledge and wealth as part of a global community of successful investors, announced today that the company will participate at the upcoming Morgan Stanley Virtual Financials, Payments and CRE Conference that is being held on Monday, June 14 to Wednesday, June 16, 2021.
At 3:30 p.m. ET on June 16, Yoni Assia, Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of eToro will participate in a fireside chat. A live audio webcast will be accessible to the general public through the conference link and on the eToro investor relations site.
On March 16, 2021, eToro and FinTech Acquisition Corp. V (NASDAQ:FTCV), a publicly-traded special purpose acquisition company, entered into a definitive business combination agreement that would result in eToro becoming a public company.
eToro is a multi-asset investment platform that empowers people to grow their knowledge and wealth as part of a global community of successful investors. eToro was founded in 2007 with the vision of opening up the global markets so that everyone can trade and invest in a simple and transparent way. Today, eToro is a global community of more than 20 million registered users who share their investment strategies; and anyone can follow the approaches of those who have been the most successful. Due to the simplicity of the platform users can easily buy, hold and sell assets, monitor their portfolio in real time, and transact whenever they want. https://www.etoro.com/
About FinTech Acquisition Corp. V
FinTech Acquisition Corp. V is a special purpose acquisition company led by Betsy Z. Cohen as Chairman of the Board, Daniel G. Cohen, as Chief Executive Officer and James J. McEntee, III as President formed for the purpose of entering into a merger, capital stock exchange, asset acquisition, stock purchase, reorganization or similar business combination with one or more businesses, with a focus on the financial technology industry. The company raised $250,000,000 in its initial public offering in December 2020 and is listed on the NASDAQ under the symbol “FTCV”.
No offer or solicitation
This press release is not a proxy statement or solicitation or a proxy, consent or authorization with respect to any securities or in respect of the proposed business combination and shall not constitute an offer to sell or exchange, or a solicitation of an offer to buy or exchange, the securities of eToro, FTV or the combined company, nor shall there be any sale of securities in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation, sale or exchange would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such jurisdiction.
Additional information about the business combination and where to find it
As permitted by the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act of 2012, or JOBS Act, the Company has confidentially submitted a draft registration statement on Form F-4 to the SEC, which includes a preliminary proxy statement/prospectus that is both the proxy statement to be distributed to FTV stockholders in connection with the solicitation of proxies for the vote by the stockholders on the merger and the prospectus to be delivered by FTV in connection with the distribution of its securities to such holders. After the registration statement has been filed and declared effective, FTV will mail a definitive proxy statement / prospectus to its stockholders as of the record date established for voting on the proposed business combination and the other proposals regarding the proposed business combination set forth in the proxy statement.
eToro or FTV may also file other documents with the SEC regarding the proposed business combination. Before making any voting or investment decision, investors and security holders are urged to carefully read the entire registration statement and proxy statement / prospectus and any other relevant documents filed with the SEC, and the definitive versions thereof (when they become available and including all amendments and supplements thereto).
Investors and security holders will be able to obtain free copies of the registration statement, the proxy statement/prospectus and all other relevant documents filed or that will be filed with the SEC by eToro or FTV through the website maintained by the SEC at www.sec.gov.
Participants in the solicitation
eToro and FTV and their respective directors and executive officers may be deemed to be participants in the solicitation of proxies from stockholders of FTV in connection with the proposed business combination under the rules of the SEC. FTV’s stockholders, eToro’s shareholders and other interested persons may obtain, without charge, more detailed information regarding the names, affiliations and interests of directors and executive officers of eToro and FTV in FTV’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2020 filed with the SEC on March 30, 2021 or eToro’s Form F-4 (when available), as applicable, as well as their other filings with the SEC. Other information regarding persons who may, under the rules of the SEC, be deemed the participants in the proxy solicitation of FTV’s stockholders in connection with the proposed business combination and a description of their direct and indirect interests, by security holdings or otherwise, will be included in the preliminary proxy statement / prospectus and will be contained in other relevant materials to be filed with the SEC regarding the proposed business combination (if and when they become available). You may obtain free copies of these documents at the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov.