Levi Strauss files with SEC relating to proposed initial public offering
Levi Strauss & Co. announced that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the SEC relating to a proposed initial public offering of shares of its Class A common stock. The number of shares to be offered and the price range for the proposed offering have not yet been determined. Levi Strauss intends to list its common stock on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol "LEVI." Goldman Sachs and J.P. Morgan will serve as lead joint book-running managers for the offering. BofA Merrill Lynch, Morgan Stanley and Evercore will serve as book-running managers. BNP Paribas Securities., Citigroup, Drexel Hamilton, Guggenheim Securities, HSBC, Telsey Advisory Group, and The Williams Capital Group will serve as co-managers.