NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Lazard Ltd (NYSE: LAZ) today announced that its Board of Directors has voted to increase the quarterly dividend on its outstanding Class A common stock by 8% to $0.41 per share. The dividend is payable on May 19, 2017, to stockholders of record on May 8, 2017.
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