hennessy capital acquisition (HCAC) Key Developments
Hennessy Capital Acquisition Receives Non-Compliance Notice From Nasdaq
Aug 13 14
On August 7, 2014, Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. (Company) received a written notice (Notice) from the Listing Qualifications Department of The Nasdaq Stock Market (Nasdaq) indicating that the staff of Nasdaq does not believe the Company is currently in compliance with Listing Rule 5550(a)(3) (Minimum Holders Rule), which requires the Company to have at least 300 public holders of its shares of common stock for continued listing on Nasdaq. The Notice stated that, no later than September 22, 2014, the Company is required to submit a plan to regain compliance with the Minimum Holders Rule. If Nasdaq accepts the Company’s plan, Nasdaq may grant the Company an extension of up to 180 calendar days from the date of the Notice to evidence compliance with the Minimum Holders Rule. If Nasdaq does not accept the Company’s plan, the Company will have the opportunity to appeal the decision in front of a Nasdaq Hearings Panel. The Company intends to submit a plan with Nasdaq on or before September 22, 2014 to regain compliance and maintain its Nasdaq listing.
Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. Announces Change of Auditors
Jul 7 14
On June 30, 2014, KPMG LLP acquired certain assets of Rothstein Kass & Company, P.C. and certain of its affiliates (Rothstein Kass), the independent registered public accounting firm for Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. As a result of this transaction, on June 30, 2014, Rothstein Kass resigned as the independent registered public accounting firm for the Company.
Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. Announces Director Changes
May 23 14
On May 23, 2014, Joseph Tabet resigned as a member of the board of directors of Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. Mr. Tabet did not resign as a result of any disagreements with the company on any matter relating to the Company's operations, policies or practices. Mr. Tabet was a member of the audit committee of the Board. On May 23, 2014, the Board approved the appointment of Peter Shea to fill the vacancy on the audit committee resulting from the resignation of Mr. Tabet.
Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp.(NasdaqCM:HCAC) added to NASDAQ Composite Index
Mar 21 14
Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. will be added to the NASDAQ Composite Index.
Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. Announces Amendments to Certificate of Incorporation
Jan 23 14
On January 17, 2014, the Company filed its Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation in the State of Delaware.