Asset Management

Many of the world’s leading investors – from individuals to institutions across the globe – have entrusted us with approximately $247 billion* in assets and rely on us to provide world-class investment solutions and advice.

We pride ourselves on being at the forefront of complex financial markets, uncovering the best investment opportunities to deliver long-term value for our clients.

*As of December 31, 2023. Includes those of Lazard Asset Management LLC (New York) and its affiliates as well as those of Lazard Frères Gestion (Paris) or other asset management businesses of Lazard, Inc.

Our Businesses

More than ever, clients need customized advice from seasoned active managers to help them navigate increasingly complex financial markets.

With offices in 24 cities across 17 countries, our global reach places Lazard Asset Management at the forefront of emerging industry trends, giving us insight into what lies ahead in an ever-changing market landscape.

We provide clients unique access to leading investment strategies and an unparalleled network of industry experts. Research is fundamental to our business and the engine that drives decision-making for our portfolio managers to generate alpha opportunities across asset classes, industries and markets.

Lazard Frères Gestion is the asset management and wealth management company of Lazard Group in France. We serve both institutional and private clients. Our expertise covers equity, fixed income, multi-asset and alternative investment management, in the form of mutual funds, dedicated funds and tailored management mandates. ESG criteria are taken into account in all our investment decisions.

The Edgewater Funds is a Chicago-based private equity firm with over $3 billion of capital commitments raised since 2001. Edgewater provides capital and experience to outstanding growth companies. Edgewater’s investment approach focuses on funding high-quality middle market companies where we can add substantial value through our capital, our experience and our broad network.

Lazard Family Office Partners helps solve and simplify the complexities of wealth, while delivering sophisticated investment solutions, strategic advice and wealth planning to families.

We combine years of history and experience to help preserve and grow our clients’ wealth across generations. We seek to anticipate and understand the changing needs of our clients and the next generation and strive to meet those needs with intellectual honesty, rigor and humility.

Beyond wealth planning and strategic advice, we serve as a trusted advisor providing investment insight and a deep, global network to help our clients grow for generations to come.

As client needs evolve in an increasingly complex market landscape, experienced active management becomes even more critical. Our business is built on a long legacy of investment excellence, and our best-in-class global research platform enables us to uncover unique insights and opportunities.

Evan Russo CEO of Asset Management