SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or Section 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): September 9, 2021
PORTAGE FINTECH ACQUISITION CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction of|
incorporation or organization)
|(Commission File Number)||(I.R.S. Employer|
280 Park Avenue, 3rd Floor
New York, NY
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Coe)|
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
|Units, each consisting of one Class A ordinary share, $0.0001 par value, and one-third of one redeemable warrant||PFTAU||The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC|
|Class A ordinary shares included as part of the units||PFTA||The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC|
|Redeemable warrants included as part of the units, each whole warrant exercisable for one Class A Ordinary Share at an exercise price of $11.50||PFTAW||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).
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Item 8.01. Other Events.
On September 9, 2021, Portage Fintech Acquisition Corporation (the “Company”) issued a press release, a copy of which is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K, announcing that the holders of the Company’s units may elect to separately trade the Class A ordinary shares and warrants included in the units commencing on September 10, 2021. Those units not separated will continue to trade on the The Nasdaq Capital Market (“Nasdaq”) under the symbol “PFTAU,” and each of the Class A ordinary shares and warrants that are separated will trade on Nasdaq under the symbols “PFTA” and “PFTAW,” respectively. Holders of units will need to have their brokers contact Continental Stock Transfer & Trust Company, the Company’s transfer agent, in order to separate the units into Class A ordinary shares and warrants. No fractional warrants will be issued upon separation of the units and only whole warrants will trade.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Press Release dated September 9, 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.
Dated: September 10, 2021
|PORTAGE FINTECH ACQUISITION CORPORATION|
|By:||/s/ Ajay Chowdhery|
|Title:||Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer|