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Company Overview of Lazard Group LLC

Company Overview

Lazard Group LLC provides financial advisory and asset management services to corporations, governments, institutions, partnerships, and individuals. The company’s Financial Advisory segment offers financial advisory services related to mergers and acquisitions, other strategic matters, restructurings, capital structure, capital raising, and various other financial matters. Its Asset Management segment provides a range of global investment solutions and investment management services in equity and fixed income strategies, alternative investments, and private equity funds to corporations, public funds, sovereign entities, endowments and foundations, labor funds, financial intermediaries, and ...

30 Rockefeller Plaza

New York, NY 10112

United States

Founded in 1848

2,461 Employees

Phone:

212-632-6000

Key Executives for Lazard Group LLC

Chairman
Age: 56
Chief Financial Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Lazard Ltd
Age: 55
Chief Operating Officer
Age: 48
Vice Chairman
Age: 54
Managing Director and General Counsel
Age: 51
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Lazard Group LLC Key Developments

Lazard Announces Results of Cash Tender Offer of Lazard Group LLC

Lazard Ltd. announced the expiration and final results of the previously announced cash tender offer of its subsidiary Lazard Group LLC for any and all of its outstanding 7.125% Senior Notes due May 15, 2015. The Tender Offer expired at 5:00 p.m. (New York City time) on November 14, 2013. The terms and conditions of the Tender Offer were described by Lazard Group in an Offer to Purchase and related Letter of Transmittal dated November 6, 2013. As of 5:00 p.m. (New York City time) on November 14, 2013 (the Expiration Time), $443,111,000 in aggregate principal amount of the Notes was validly tendered. Lazard Group has accepted for purchase all Notes that were validly tendered and not subsequently validly withdrawn as of the Expiration Time.

Lazard Announces Commencement of Senior Notes Offering and Concurrent Tender Offer by Lazard Group LLC

Lazard Ltd. announced Lazard Group LLC is commencing an offering of $500 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2020. The Notes will be issued by Lazard Group and will be offered pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Notes will be senior unsecured obligations of Lazard Group. Concurrently with the Notes offering, Lazard Group is commencing a cash tender offer for any and all of its outstanding 7.125% Senior Notes due May 15, 2015. Lazard Group currently expects that it will exercise its right to optionally redeem any and all Existing 2015 Notes not purchased by it in the Tender Offer at a make-whole redemption price, calculated in accordance with the indenture governing the Existing 2015 Notes.

Lazard Group LLC Announces Board Changes

Lazard Group LLC announced that it has elected Andrew Alper to the firm's board of directors, effective immediately. Mr. Alper also will serve as chairman of Lazard's audit committee. In addition, on October 24, 2012, Gary W. Parr and Vernon E. Jordan, Jr. each resigned from the board and the Lazard Group Board. Messrs. Parr and Jordan have agreed to act as advisory directors, and each of the board and the Lazard Group Board will continue to benefit from their counsel and expertise in such roles. The board also appointed Mr. Laskawy chairman of the compensation committee of the board. Alper served as President of the New York City Economic Development Corporation and Chairman of the New York City Industrial Development Agency, appointed by Mayor Michael Bloomberg, from 2002 to 2006.

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