Alma Lasers Files for IPO

Alma Lasers Ltd., a Caesarea, Israel-based developer of non-invasive aesthetic treatment systems, has filed for an $86.3 million IPO. It plans to trade on the Nasdaq under ticker symbol ALMA, with Citi and UBS serving as co-lead underwriters. TA Associates is the company's majority shareholder, based on a $55 million investment in 2005. www.almalasers.com