Houlihan Lokey files to go public

Houlihan Lokey Inc. filed to raise as much as $100 million in an IPO, according to a July 10 SEC filing. The Los Angeles-based investment bank is backed by ORIX USA Corp. Houlihan Lokey did not list how many shares it would sell or their price range. That will come in future filings. Houlihan Lokey does plan to trade on the NYSE under the ticker symbol “HLI.” Bookrunners on the deal include BofA Merrill Lynch and Goldman, Sachs & Co.