Current Media Files for IPO

Current Media Inc., a San Francisco-based television news and information network for young adults, has filed for a $100 million IPO. It plans to trade on the Nasdaq under ticker symbol CRTM, with JPMorgan and Lehman Brothers serving as co-lead underwriters.


Shareholders include Blum Capital Partners, Yucaipa Cos., DirectTV, Comcast and former Vice President Al Gore.