Conversation with the CEO of Rumble and Howard Lutnick, CEO of Cantor Fitzgerald and $CFVI
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The foregoing list of risk factors is not exhaustive. You should carefully consider the foregoing factors and the other risks and uncertainties described in the “Risk Factors” section of CF VI’s prospectus filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) on February 19, 2021, its Form 10-Q filed on August 15, 2022, and other documents filed or to be filed with the SEC (including the definitive proxy statement / prospectus filed on August 12, 2022 in connection with the Potential Business Combination). There may be additional risks that neither CF VI nor Rumble presently know or that CF VI and Rumble currently believe are immaterial that could also cause actual results to differ from those contained in the forward-looking statements.
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