Lazard Reports January 2024 Assets Under Management

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Lazard, Inc. (NYSE: LAZ) reported today that its preliminary assets under management (“AUM”) as of January 31, 2024 totaled approximately $243.8 billion. The month’s AUM included foreign exchange depreciation of $2.3 billion, net outflows $2.1 billion and market appreciation of $1.6 billion.


LAZARD, INC.

ASSETS UNDER MANAGEMENT (“AUM”)

(unaudited)

($ in millions)

 

 

As of:

 

January 31,

December 31,

 

20241

2023

Equity

 

$188,360

$190,138

Fixed Income

 

47,398

48,107

Other

 

8,088

8,406

Total AUM

 

$243,846

$246,651

(1) Preliminary – subject to adjustment

About Lazard

Founded in 1848, Lazard is one of the world’s preeminent financial advisory and asset management firms, with operations in North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and Australia. Lazard provides advice on mergers and acquisitions, capital markets and capital solutions, restructuring and liability management, geopolitics, and other strategic matters, as well as asset management and investment solutions to institutions, corporations, governments, partnerships, family offices, and high net worth individuals. For more information, please visit www.lazard.com.

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These factors include, but are not limited to, those discussed in our Annual Report on Form 10-K under Item 1A “Risk Factors,” and also discussed from time to time in our reports on Forms 10-Q and 8-K, including the following:

  • A decline in general economic conditions or the global or regional financial markets;
  • A decline in our revenues, for example due to a decline in overall mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity, our share of the M&A market or our assets under management (AUM);
  • Losses caused by financial or other problems experienced by third parties;
  • Losses due to unidentified or unanticipated risks;
  • A lack of liquidity, i.e., ready access to funds, for use in our businesses; and
  • Competitive pressure on our businesses and on our ability to retain and attract employees at current compensation levels.

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