SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): October 26, 2017
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
|(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
|Clarendon House, 2 Church Street, Hamilton, Bermuda||HM 11|
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code 441-295-1422
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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|Item 2.02||Results of Operations and Financial Condition.|
On October 26, 2017, Lazard Ltd (the Company) issued a press release announcing financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2017. A copy of the Companys press release containing this information is being furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.
The information furnished pursuant to this Item 2.02, including Exhibit 99.1, shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the Exchange Act) or otherwise subject to the liabilities under that Section and shall not be deemed to be incorporated by reference into any filing of the Company under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Exchange Act.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits|
Description of Exhibit
|99.1||Press Release issued on October 26, 2017.|
Description of Exhibit
|99.1||Press Release issued on October 26, 2017|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this Report on Form 8-K to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Name:||Scott D. Hoffman|
|Title:||Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel|
Dated: October 26, 2017