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): December 13, 2021
Americas Technology Acquisition Corp.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction|
16500 Dallas Pkwy #305
Dallas, TX 75248
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (303) 885-8688
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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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 x
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading|
|Name of each exchange|
on which registered
|Ordinary Shares, par value $0.0001 per share||ATA||The New York Stock Exchange|
|Warrants, each whole warrant exercisable for one Ordinary Share for $11.50 per share||ATA WS||The New York Stock Exchange|
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On December 13, 2021, Americas Technology Acquisition Corp. (“ATAC”) issued a press release (the “Press Release”) announcing that its sponsor, ATAC Limited Partnership (the “Sponsor”), has requested that ATAC extend the date by which ATAC has to consummate a business combination from December 17, 2021 to March 17, 2022 (the “Extension”). The Extension is the first of up to two three-month extensions permitted under ATAC’s governing documents. In connection with such Extension, the Sponsor has notified ATAC that it intends to cause an aggregate of $1,150,000 to be deposited into ATAC’s trust account on or before December 17, 2021. The Extension provides ATAC with additional time to complete its initial business combination.
A copy of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 hereto. The information in this Item 7.01 and Exhibit 99.1 hereto shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Press Release, dated December 13, 2021.|
|104||Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document)|
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.
|Americas Technology Acquisition Corp.|
|Date: December 13, 2021||By:||/s/ Jorge Marcos|
|Title:||Chief Executive Officer|