First Republic Bank has filed for an IPO with BofA Merrill Lynch, Morgan Stanley and JP Morgan acting as joint book-running managers. The offering includes 11 million shares of common stock, which are expected to each be priced between $24 and $27. 4 million shares are being offered by the company. The proceeds will be used for general corporate purposes. The remaining 7 million are being offered by selling shareholders, which include Colony Capital and General Atlantic, who acquired the company in July.