lazard ltd-cl a (LAZ) Key Developments
Lazard Ltd Launches Levelized Cost of Energy Storage Analysis
Nov 17 15
Lazard Ltd. launched the first Levelized Cost of Storage Analysis (LCOS 1.0), an in-depth study comparing the costs of various energy storage technologies for particular uses. LCOS 1.0, conducted with support from Enovation Partners, is being released in tandem with Lazard’s latest annual Levelized Cost of Energy Analysis (LCOE 9.0), which analyzes the costs of generating electricity from conventional and alternative technologies. LCOS 1.0 is an analytically rigorous study of the major energy storage technologies in the context of their various uses, from large-scale, power grid-oriented applications to small-scale, residential applications.
Odebrecht On The Block
Nov 16 15
Odebrecht S.A. intends to sell assets to repay debt. In Peru, the group is trying to sell Chaglla hydroelectric plant for $900 million. Odebrecht has put Odebrecht Ambiental S.A. up for sale. Odebrecht is also searching for partners for Odebrecht TransPort S.A. and Odebrecht Defesa e Tecnologia S.A. The company plans to sell between 30% and 40% of Odebrecht Transport. Odebrecht has hired Lazard to handle the sales. debrecht Defesa has also hired a bank to sell its 40% share in Mectron - Engenharia, Indústria e Comércio S.A.
Charles Andrez Joins Lazard in France as Managing Director in Middle Market Advisory, Effective Immediately
Nov 9 15
Lazard Ltd. announced that Charles Andrez has joined the Firm as a Managing Director in middle market advisory, effective immediately. Based in Paris, Mr. Andrez will focus on M&A and other financial advisory services for mid-sized clients in Europe. Charles Andrez joins Lazard from Canaccord Genuity, formerly known as Hawkpoint Partners, where he spent more than 13 years in mergers and acquisitions, with a focus on private equity and midsize transactions. Prior to that, he served in various roles at ING Barings and Edmond de Rothschild. Lazard provides middle market clients with financial and strategic advice on mergers and acquisitions, restructuring, and placements of equity and debt to mid-sized companies.
Lazard Ltd. Presents at REITWorld 2015: NAREIT's Annual Convention, Nov-17-2015
Nov 6 15
Lazard Ltd. Presents at REITWorld 2015: NAREIT's Annual Convention, Nov-17-2015 . Venue: Wynn Las Vegas, 3131 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109, United States.
Lazard Ltd Appoints Yves-Louis Darricarrère as Senior Advisor
Nov 6 15
Lazard Ltd. announced that Yves-Louis Darricarrère, has been named a Senior Advisor to the firm, with a focus on financial advisory in the oil and gas sector. Mr. Darricarrère, based in Paris, formerly served as CEO of Total Upstream. Yves-Louis Darricarrère has served in senior positions at Total since 2000, after the merger between Total, Elf and Petrofina. From 2003 until 2015, he served on the Group’s Executive Committee. He was CEO of Total Upstream, an entity that combined Total Exploration & Production and Total Gas & Power, from 2012 until the end of July 2015. He also was appointed as Chairman of the board of Total’s Corporate Foundation in January 2015, which he continues. Mr. Darricarrère is a Senior lecturer in Energy Geopolitics at the Institut d’Études Politiques de Paris. He is a graduate of the École Nationale Supérieure des Mines and the Institut d’Études Politiques, and holds a Master’s degree in economic science. He is a chevalier de la Légion d’Honneur (Knight of the French Legion of Honour).