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MSCI (formerly Morgan Stanley Capital International and MSCI Barra) is a provider of decision support tools and services for the global investment community. It offers indexes; portfolio construction and risk management analytics; environmental, social, and governance (ESG) and climate solutions; and real estate benchmarks, return analytics, and market insights. MSCI caters to asset owners and managers, financial intermediaries, wealth managers, and corporates.
HQNew York, NY, US
Employee Ratings4
Overall CultureD-

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)3,633(+7%)
Job Openings207
Revenue (FY, 2020)$1.7 B(+9%)
Share Price (Jul 2021)$584.2(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at MSCI

Henry A. Fernandez

Henry A. Fernandez

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Baer Pettit

Baer Pettit

President and Chief Operating Officer
Scott Crum

Scott Crum

Chief Human Resources Officer
Jigar Thakkar

Jigar Thakkar

Chief Technology Officer and Head of Engineering
Rob Gutowski

Rob Gutowski

General Counsel
Andrew C. Wiechmann

Andrew C. Wiechmann

Chief Financial Officer
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MSCI Office Locations

MSCI has offices in New York, Ann Arbor, Berkeley, Boston and in 26 other locations
New York, NY, US (HQ)
7 World Trade Center, 250 Greenwich St
Ann Arbor, MI, US
924 N Main St
Berkeley, CA, US
2100 Milvia St
Boston, MA, US
101 Federal St #2105
Chicago, IL, US
311 South Wacker, 311 S Wacker Dr #1600
Gaithersburg, MD, US
9711 Washingtonian Blvd Suite 550
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MSCI Financials and Metrics

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MSCI's revenue was reported to be $1.7 b in FY, 2020

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MSCI's current market capitalization is $48.2 b.
USDQ3, 2010

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MSCI Operating Metrics

MSCI's Customers was reported to be 6.8 k in Q2, 2017.
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MSCI Revenue Breakdown

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MSCI revenue breakdown by business segment: 53.3% from Index, 39.0% from Analytics and 7.7% from All Other

MSCI Cybersecurity Score

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MSCI Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

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MSCI Company Culture

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MSCI News and Updates

IShares MSCI KLD 400 Social Rated Best Among Top US Broad Market Smart Beta ETFs

Q.ai’s deep learning algorithms have identified several of the top US Broad Market Smart Beta ETFs based on fund flows over the last 90-days, 30-days, and 7-days. Here are the ETFs our AI identified.

FE fundinfo inks ESG data deal with MSCI

Global fund data and technology company FE fundinfo has partnered with MSCI to enhance its ESG capabilities.

MSCI expands SFDR reporting service

MSCI Inc. (NYSE: MSCI), a leading provider of critical decision support tools and services for the global investment community, today expanded its toolkit of climate data and reporting capabilities to help investors meet the requirements of the European Union (EU) Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regu…

Why MSCI's Stock Rose 13.9% in June

MSCI (NYSE:MSCI), a leading provider of global market indexes, experienced a 13.9% jump in its stock price in June, according to S&P Global Market Intelligence. By comparison, the major U.S. stock market benchmark, the S&P 500, was only up 2.3% last month.

Update on MSCI Index Family

        Paris, July 5th, 2021

MSCI Cuts China Huarong From Indexes After 50-Day Trading Halt

MSCI Cuts China Huarong From Indexes After 50-Day Trading Halt
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MSCI Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was MSCI founded?

    MSCI was founded in 1969.

  • Who are MSCI key executives?

    MSCI's key executives are Henry A. Fernandez, Baer Pettit and Scott Crum.

  • How many employees does MSCI have?

    MSCI has 3,633 employees.

  • What is MSCI revenue?

    Latest MSCI annual revenue is $1.7 b.

  • What is MSCI revenue per employee?

    Latest MSCI revenue per employee is $466.7 k.

  • Who are MSCI competitors?

    Competitors of MSCI include BlackRock, FactSet and StoneX.

  • Where is MSCI headquarters?

    MSCI headquarters is located at 7 World Trade Center, 250 Greenwich St, New York.

  • Where are MSCI offices?

    MSCI has offices in New York, Ann Arbor, Berkeley, Boston and in 26 other locations.

  • How many offices does MSCI have?

    MSCI has 33 offices.