Initial public offerings scheduled to debut next week

NEW YORK, N.Y. – The following is a list of initial public offerings planned for the coming week. Sources include IPO ETF manager Renaissance Capital, and SEC filings.

Week of Aug. 8:

AzurRx Biopharma – Brooklyn, N.Y., 2.1 million shares, priced $6-$8, managed by WallachBeth Capital/Network 1 Financial Securities. Proposed Nasdaq symbol AZRX. Business: Developing non-systemic biologics for gastrointestinal disorders.

Highland Acquisition – Dallas, 25 million shares, priced at $10, managed by Ladenburg Thalmann & Co. Proposed Nasdaq symbol HLACU. Business: Blank check company formed by the founders of Highland Capital Management.