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Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. - Milwaukee, 11.5 million shares, priced $27 to $29, managed by Citigroup, Goldman Scahs, and BofA Merrill Lynch. Proposed NYSE symbol APAM. Business: Equities-focused investment manager with $74 billion under management.

Professional Diversity Network Inc. - Chicago, 1.8 million shares, priced $10 to $12, managed by Aegis Capital. Proposed Nasdaq symbol IPDN. Business: Provides online networking and job postings for 2 million minorities in the US.