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): December 2, 2020

 

GX ACQUISITION CORP.

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

 

Delaware   001-38914   83-1702591
(State or Other Jurisdiction
of Incorporation)
  (Commission
File Number)
  (IRS Employer
Identification No.)

 

1325 Avenue of the Americas, 25th Floor

New York, New York

  10019
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)   (Zip Code)

 

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (212) 616-3700

 

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 (see General Instruction A.2. below):

 

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

 

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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-half of one Redeemable Warrant   GXGXU   The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC
         
Class A Common Stock, par value $0.0001 per share   GXGX   The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC
         
Warrants, each exercisable for one share of Class A Common   GXGXW   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).

 

Emerging growth company  ☒

 

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 5.08. Shareholder Director Nominations.

 

(a) To the extent applicable, the information in Item 8.01 of this Form 8-K is incorporated by reference into this Item 5.08.

 

Item 8.01. Other Events.

 

On December 2, 2020, the Board of Directors of GX Acquisition Corp. (the “Company”) determined that the Company’s 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”) will be held on Tuesday, December 29, 2020. The time and location of the Annual Meeting will be as set forth in the Company’s definitive proxy statement for the Annual Meeting to be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). Pursuant to the Company’s Bylaws (the “Bylaws”), stockholders seeking to bring business before the Annual Meeting or to nominate candidates for election as directors at the Annual Meeting must deliver such proposals or nominations to the principal executive offices of the Company, at 1325 Avenue of the Americas, 25th Floor New York, New York, 10019 Attention: Secretary, not later than December 12, 2020. Any stockholder proposal or director nomination must also comply with the requirements of Delaware law, the rules and regulations promulgated by the SEC and the Bylaws, as applicable.

 

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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.

 

Dated: December 2, 2020

 

  GX ACQUISITION CORP.
     
  By: /s/ Jay R. Bloom
  Name:  Jay R. Bloom
  Title: Co-Chief Executive Officer

 

 

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