Jefferies

Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Jefferies Declares Quarterly Dividend

NEW YORK, March 20, 2012 -- Jefferies Group, Inc. (NYSE: JEF) announced today that, on March 19, 2012, its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.075 per share of common stock, payable on May 15, 2012 to stockholders of record on April 16, 2012.

Jefferies Group, Inc. (NYSE: JEF) is the global investment banking firm focused on serving clients for nearly 50 years. The firm is a leader in providing insight, expertise and execution to investors, companies and governments, and provides a full range of investment banking, sales, trading, research and strategy across the spectrum of equities, fixed income and commodities, as well as offers select asset and wealth management strategies, in the U.S., Europe and Asia.

For further information, please contact: 

Peregrine C. Broadbent
Chief Financial Officer
Jefferies Group LLC
(212) 284-2338