Metropark Files for IPO

Metropark USA Inc., a City of Industry-based specialty retailer whose mall-based stores are focused on fashion-oriented 20-30 year-olds, has filed for a $100 million IPO. It plans to trade on the Nasdaq under ticker symbol MTPK, with Goldman Sachs serving as lead underwriter. The company raised a small amount of expansion capital last year from Claritas Capital. www.metropark.com