July 27, 2021
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
Division of Corporation Finance
100 F Street, N.E.
Washington, D.C. 20549
Rani Therapeutics Holdings, Inc.
Registration Statement on Form S-1
Submitted July 9, 2021, as amended
File No. 333-257809
Requested Date: July 29, 2021
Requested Time: 4:00 p.m., Eastern Daylight Time
Ladies and Gentlemen:
In accordance with Rule 461 under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the Act), BofA Securities, Inc., Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Incorporated, Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. and Canaccord Genuity LLC, as representatives of the several underwriters, hereby join Rani Therapeutics Holdings, Inc. in requesting that the Securities and Exchange Commission (the Commission) take appropriate action to cause the Registration Statement on Form S-1 (File No. 333-257809) (the Registration Statement) to become effective on July 29, 2021, at 4:00 p.m., Eastern Daylight Time, or as soon as practicable thereafter.
Pursuant to Rule 460 under the Act, please be advised that we will take reasonable steps to secure adequate distribution of the preliminary prospectus, to underwriters, dealers, institutions and others, prior to the requested effective time of the Registration Statement.
We have been informed by the participating underwriters that they will comply with the requirements of Rule 15c2-8 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, to the extent applicable.
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|Very truly yours,|
|BofA Securities Inc.|
|Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Incorporated|
|Cantor Fitzgerald & Co.|
|Title:||Head of Investment Banking|
|Canaccord Genuity LLC|
Talat Imran, Rani Therapeutics Holdings, Inc.
Edwin M. OConnor, Goodwin Procter LLP
Deepa M. Rich, Goodwin Procter LLP
Shoaib A. Ghias, Goodwin Procter LLP
Josh Seidenfeld, Cooley LLP
Mark B. Weeks, Cooley LLP
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