Lazard Board Of Directors Approves Share Repurchase Authorization

Lazard Ltd (NYSE:LAZ) today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized additional share repurchases of $236 million, expiring December 31, 2018. The authorization brings the Firm's total share repurchase authorization to $400 million.

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