Lazard is a preeminent international financial advisory and asset management firm that has long specialized in crafting solutions to the complex financial and strategic challenges of its clients. Lazard Capital Markets is an offshoot of Lazard.
The Lazard Capital Markets is based in New York & is one of the world’s largest investment banks with approximately 2,300 employees in 39 cities across 24 countries. Lazard has advised on nearly 1,000 completed mergers and acquisitions, having a cumulative value in excess of $1 trillion & more than 250 restructurings totaling over $350 billion in debtor assets.
Lazard was established in 2005. The capital market activities carried out by Lazard Freres & Co are now carried out by Lazard Capital Markets. This bank has its headquarters in Rockefeller Center, New York.
The following are the services of Lazard Capital Markets:
Securities underwriting services
Convertibles and fixed income sales and trading
Sales and trading
Strategic and advisory services and solutions to governments and corporations around the world facilitating access to private and public capital
The services provided by Lazard Capital Markets are useful to hedge funds, mutual funds, government agencies, pension managers, insurance companies and banks. The execution and advisory services of Lazard Capital Markets are provided on a worldwide basis. The strategies and solutions are provided by expert professionals and they are provided according to the needs of their clients. The equity research services provided by this bank are provided for more than 75 securities. Trade is carried out both on agency and principal basis.
The Lazard Capital Markets boasts of its skillfulness in mandatory preferred areas and private placements. Orders are executed by the Corporate Bond desk of the bank. Consultancy services are provided by Lazard Capital Markets to its clients by the Syndication Group of this company. Transactions are done across various markets.
The equity research services of Lazard Capital Markets are quite useful for their impartial advice. New themes and approaches that guide the workings of the capital market are analyzed by this bank and services are provided accordingly. Markets, services, competition and products are analyzed by the financial advisers of this bank. Proprietary investment recommendations are provided to the clients. However, Lazard Capital Markets Equity Research services are provided only to the institutional clients of the bank.
Lazard Capital Markets,
30 Rockefeller Plaza,
New York, NY 10020
|Committee on Capital Markets Regulation|
|Traded as||NYSE: LAZ|
|Founded||1848; 168 years ago (1848) New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.|
|Founder||Alexandre Lazard, Lazare Lazard, Simon Lazard|
|Headquarters||Hamilton, Bermuda (incorporation) 30 Rockefeller Plaza New York City, New York, United States (operational)|
|Key people||Kenneth M. Jacobs (Chairman & CEO)|
|Products||Financial services, Investment banking, Investment management|
|Revenue||US$ 2.41 billion (2015)|
|Net income||US$ 993 million (2015)|
|AUM||US$ 186 billion (2015)|
|Number of employees||2,610 (2015)|
Last Updated on : 20th July 2016