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Morgan Stanley is a global financial services firm that advises, originates, trades, manages, and distributes capital. It operates in 3 business segments: Institutional Securities, Wealth Management, and Investment Management. The Institutional Securities segment provides institutions with capital raising and financial advisory services in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, restructurings, real estate and project finance, and corporate lending. The segment also encompasses the Equities and the Fixed Income divisions of the firm. The Wealth Management segment provides brokerage, investment advisory, and financial and wealth planning services. The Investment Management provides asset management products and services in equity, fixed income, alternative investments, real estate investment, and private equity to institutional and retail clients through third-party retail distribution channels, intermediaries, and Morgan Stanley's institutional distribution channel.

HQNew York, US
Employee Ratings3.8
Culture scoreC

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)60,431
Job Openings1,372
Revenue (FY, 2019)$41.4 B(+4%)
Share Price (May 2020)$40.1

Key People/Management at Morgan Stanley

James P. Gorman

James P. Gorman

Chairman and CEO
Shelley O'Connor

Shelley O'Connor

Chairman and CEO of Morgan Stanley Private Bank, NA and Morgan Stanley Bank, NA
Anish Shah

Anish Shah

Managing Director, Global Capital Markets
Mike Wilson

Mike Wilson

Chief U.S. Equity Strategist & Chief Investment Officer
Vincent Lumia

Vincent Lumia

Head of Field Management, Wealth Management
Jeff Brodsky

Jeff Brodsky

Chief Human Resources Officer
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Morgan Stanley Office Locations

Morgan Stanley has offices in New York, Atlanta, Baltimore, Boca Raton and in 54 other locations
New York, US (HQ)
1585 Broadway
Atlanta, US
3424 Peachtree Rd NE #800
Baltimore, US
1300 Thames St
Boca Raton, US
5002 T-Rex Ave #300
Boston, US
Christian Science Center- Belvidere/ Dalton, 1 International Place
Bridgeport, US
One Tower Bridge, 100 Front St
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Morgan Stanley Financials and Metrics

Morgan Stanley Revenue

Morgan Stanley's revenue was reported to be $41.42 b in FY, 2019

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Morgan Stanley's current market capitalization is $63.2 b.
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Morgan Stanley Operating Metrics

Morgan Stanley's Assets Under Management was reported to be $408b in FY, 2016. Morgan Stanley's Total Loans was reported to be $97.9b in Q2, 2017.
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Assets Under Management

$394 b$405 b$408 b

Total Loans

$66.73 b$68.87 b$76.06 b$78.38 b$85.98 b$89.13 b$93.49 b$92.80 b$94.52 b$96.25 b$97.95 b
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Morgan Stanley Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
E*TradeFebruary 20, 2020$13 b
SoliumFebruary 11, 2019$900 m

Morgan Stanley Revenue Breakdown

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Morgan Stanley revenue breakdown by business segment: 50.0% from Institutional Securities, 44.0% from Wealth Management and 6.0% from Investment Management

Morgan Stanley Online and Social Media Presence

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Morgan Stanley News and Updates


Morgan Stanley’s 16,000 Human Brokers Get Algorithmic Makeover

Call them cyborgs. Morgan Stanley is about to augment its 16,000 financial advisers with machine-learning algorithms that suggest trades, take over routine tasks and send reminders when your birthday is near.

Morgan Stanley CEO: too early to consider restarting share buy backs

Morgan Stanley's Chief Executive Officer James Gorman told shareholders at its annual meeting on Thursday that it is too early for him or the board of directors to consider reinstating bank's share buy back program.

Morgan Stanley to launch wealth management in Canada

Morgan Stanley today announced its plan to launch Morgan Stanley Wealth Management Canada, a full-se...

Morgan Stanley says it's now neutral on euro due to the French-German recovery fund proposal

Morgan Stanley said it's turned neutral on the euro due to what it said was the "bold" Franco-German proposal for a 500 billion euro recovery fund, saying the "proposal takes out the downside tail risk for the euro and euro crosses." It no longer recommends a short euro vs. Japanese yen trade and s…

Morgan Stanley now sees Moderna shares spiking 26% from current levels, cites 65% chance of success for virus vaccine (MRNA)

Morgan Stanley raised its Moderna price target to $90 from $37, citing "initial promising Covid-19 vaccine data," according to a Wednesday note.  That's a 26% jump from where shares of Moderna currently trade.  The bank risk-adjusted its estimates following the early results of the vaccine and no…

Morgan Stanley handpicks the top 5 energy stocks to buy now that will survive the downturn and thrive as oil markets recover

Oil markets have rallied in recent weeks, following a historic price collapse that sent US crude into negative double-digits.  Some companies will face headwinds in the years to come as they try to recover lost production, according to a Morgan Stanley note published Tuesday.  But a handful of oth…
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Morgan Stanley Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Morgan Stanley founded?

    Morgan Stanley was founded in 1935.

  • Who are Morgan Stanley key executives?

    Morgan Stanley's key executives are James P. Gorman, Shelley O'Connor and Anish Shah.

  • How many employees does Morgan Stanley have?

    Morgan Stanley has 60,431 employees.

  • What is Morgan Stanley revenue?

    Latest Morgan Stanley annual revenue is $41.4 b.

  • What is Morgan Stanley revenue per employee?

    Latest Morgan Stanley revenue per employee is $685.4 k.

  • Who are Morgan Stanley competitors?

    Competitors of Morgan Stanley include Credit Suisse, Bank of America and Goldman Sachs.

  • Where is Morgan Stanley headquarters?

    Morgan Stanley headquarters is located at 1585 Broadway, New York.

  • Where are Morgan Stanley offices?

    Morgan Stanley has offices in New York, Atlanta, Baltimore, Boca Raton and in 54 other locations.

  • How many offices does Morgan Stanley have?

    Morgan Stanley has 62 offices.