Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Lazard doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 56

Lazard has a DitchCarbon Score of 56, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects the company’s carbon intensity, which is a measure of how much carbon they emit relative to their size and output. A higher score would suggest a lower carbon intensity and a stronger commitment to reducing emissions.

This was calculated based on 30+ company specific emissions data points, the higher the score, the better. Check out our methodology.

Industry emissions intensity

Very low




Very high

Lazard is a company in the finance sector, which has a very low carbon intensity ranking compared to other industries. Some industries are more damaging than others, this ranking gives you an indication of how carbon intensive the industry is which this company operates in.

Location emissions intensity

Very low




Very high

Lazard, located in an unknown region, operates in an area with a very low carbon intensity rating, indicating a cleaner energy grid. This favorable environmental context supports Lazard’s sustainability efforts by reducing the carbon footprint associated with their energy consumption.

...this company is doing 5.17% better in emissions than the industry average.

Founded in 1848, Lazard is a global leader in the finance sector, headquartered in Sedgemoor. The company offers a wide range of services including financial advisory, asset management, and corporate finance. Lazard operates in 43 cities across 27 countries, serving corporations, governments, and individuals with expert financial guidance.

Bad news, Lazard has yet to commit to SBTi goals

Lazard has not yet established specific commitments with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). This means the company is still in the process of defining its goals for reducing greenhouse gas emissions in line with climate science.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Lazard should foster sustainability throughout their supply chain to align with science-based Scope 3 emission reduction goals, potentially decreasing their emissions by 35%.
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Our methodology

Read about our emission calculation methodologies, and what the DitchCarbon Score means.