El Pollo Loco Holdings, Inc. announced today that it has filed a registration statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission relating to a proposed initial public offering of shares of its common stock.

El Pollo Loco Holdings, Inc. (formerly EPL Holdings, Inc.) is the indirect parent company of El Pollo Loco, Inc. El Pollo Loco, Inc. owns, operates and franchises restaurants specializing in marinated, flame-grilled chicken.

Banc of America Securities LLC and Merrill Lynch & Co. are serving as joint book-running managers and joint lead managers, Goldman, Sachs & Co. is serving as a joint lead manager and Piper Jaffray and RBC Capital Markets Corporation are serving as managers for the proposed offering.

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