California financial services firm First Foundation sets terms for $50 million IPO
First Foundation, a California-based wealth manager and
commercial bank, announced terms for its IPO on Friday. The
Irvine, CA-based company plans to raise $50 million by offering
2.2 million shares at a price range of $21 to $24. At the
midpoint of the proposed range, it would command a fully diluted
market value of $239 million.
First Foundation, which was founded in 2006 and booked $58 million in net interest and noninterest income for the 12 months ended March 31, 2014, plans to list on the NASDAQ under the symbol FFWM. It initially filed confidentially on March 19, 2014. Sandler O'Neill and Keefe Bruyette Woods are the joint bookrunners on the deal.