lazard ltd-cl a (LAZ) Key Developments
Williams Companies Considering Strategic Options
Jun 21 15
Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB) said that it is exploring strategic options after it received an unsolicited takeover proposal for $48 billion. Alan Armstrong, President and Chief Executive Officer of Williams Companies said, "In light of the unsolicited proposal, our board believes it is in the best interest of shareholders to conduct a thorough evaluation of strategic alternatives." Williams retained Barclays Bank PLC and Lazard Ltd. (NYSE:LAZ) to assist with the strategic review.
Banca Popolare di Milano Scarl Selects Citigroup and Lazard as Financial Advisers for Restructuring Plans
Jun 11 15
Banca Popolare di Milano Scarl announced June 9 that its management board selected Citigroup and Lazard to advise it on its planned conversion into a joint stock company and help the bank evaluate its options in view of the Italian banking sector's potential consolidation processes.
Lazard Ltd. Presents at Keefe, Bruyette, & Woods Asset Management & Capital Markets Conference, Jun-03-2015
May 16 15
Lazard Ltd. Presents at Keefe, Bruyette, & Woods Asset Management & Capital Markets Conference, Jun-03-2015 . Venue: New York, New York, United States.
Lazard Ltd. Announces Executive Changes
Apr 30 15
Lazard Ltd. announced that it has named Alexander F. Stern as Chief Executive Officer, Financial Advisory, and Matthieu Pigasse as Global Head, M&A and Sovereign Advisory. The appointments will drive the next phase of Lazard’s advisory growth plan, while delivering the quality advice to clients. Mr. Stern has served as Chief Operating Officer of Lazard since November 2008 and as Global Head of Strategy since February 2006, while continuing to advise clients. He was named a Managing Director in January 2002. Mr. Stern joined Lazard in 1994. Mr. Pigasse, CEO of Lazard France since 2009, has led Lazard’s global Sovereign Advisory Group since he joined the firm as a Managing Director in 2002. Previously, he served in various positions in the French Treasury and the French Ministry of Economy, Finance and Industry. Messrs. Stern and Pigasse will continue to serve in their current roles as Chief Operating Officer of Lazard and Chief Executive Officer of Lazard France, respectively.
Lazard Ltd. Presents at UBS Financial Services Conference, May-13-2015
Apr 29 15
Lazard Ltd. Presents at UBS Financial Services Conference, May-13-2015 . Venue: Grand Hyatt New York, 109 East 42nd Street, New York, New York, United States. Speakers: Armand Sadoughi, Managing Director Corporate Strategy, Matthieu Bucaille, Chief Financial Officer.