New SPAC Filing

Columbus Acquisition Corp., a New York-based blank check acquisition company, has filed for a $100 million IPO. It plans to trade on the AMEX, with Ladenburg Thalmann & Co. serving as lead underwriter. Firm management includes CEO Andrew Intrater, also CEO of Columbus Nova, and executive director Michael Ernestus, managing partner of Artus Advisors.< ?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />