Affinia Files Registration Statement for Initial Public Offering

Jun 25, 2010, 08:30 ET from Affinia Group Holdings Inc.

ANN ARBOR, Mich., June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Affinia Group Holdings Inc. announced today that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission relating to a proposed initial public offering of its common stock. Affinia Group Holdings Inc. intends to apply to have its shares listed on The New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "AFN."



J.P. Morgan, Barclays Capital, BofA Merrill Lynch and Baird will serve as joint book-running managers for the offering.

The offering will be made only by means of a prospectus. When available, copies of the preliminary prospectus relating to the offering may be obtained from J.P. Morgan Securities Inc., 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, New York 11717, Attn: Broadridge Financial Solutions or telephone: (866) 803-9204, Barclays Capital Inc., c/o Broadridge Integrated Distribution Services, 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, New York 11717 or email:, BofA Merrill Lynch, 4 World Financial Center, New York, New York 10080, Attn: Preliminary Prospectus Department or email: or Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated, 777 East Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53202, Attn: Syndicate Department or telephone: (800) 792-2473.

A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission but has not yet become effective. These securities may not be sold, nor may offers to buy these securities be accepted prior to the time the registration statement becomes effective. This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such an offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.

Affinia Group Inc., Affinia Group Holdings Inc.'s principal operating subsidiary, designs, manufactures, distributes and markets aftermarket parts for automotive and heavy-duty vehicles and has operations in North and South America, Europe, Asia and India.

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