Einstein Noah Files for IPO

New World Restaurant Group Inc., a Golden, Colo.-based franchisor and operator of Einstein Bros. and Noah's bagel shops, has filed for a $125 million IPO. It plans to trade on the Nasdaq under ticker symbol BAGL, with Morgan Stanley and Cown & Co. serving as co-lead underwriters. The company already is quoted on the Pink Sheets, and plans to rename itself Einstein Noah Restaurant Group Inc. prior to the offering. Greenlight Capital holds a 94.1% pre-IPO position.