Morgan Stanley is one of the world's largest diversified financial services companies, with a reputation for excellence in advice and execution on a global scale.


Morgan Stanley in upside surprise

Morgan Stanley building

Morgan Stanley reported profit that beat analysts’ estimates as a surprise jump in fixed-income results helped the firm post the only increase in trading revenue among the six biggest U.S. firms this year.

Morgan Stanley brokerage force has new leader

Morgan Stanley HQ

Six weeks after being named to lead Morgan Stanley's brokerage force of more than 16,000 financial advisers, managing director Shelley O'Connor has streamlined the sales organization and replaced some key executives.


CSFB, Merrill, SocGen, Soros, Discrimination Claim

CSFB has lost another corporate broking client. The firm has been dropped by International Power in favour of Morgan Stanley, which is now joint broker with Cazenove. This is the third major corporate broking client CSFB has lost in as many months. ITV Group and AstraZeneca have also defected to rivals.

Have Bonuses For Support Staff Peaked ?

Despite the fears that 2007 would see a fall-off (or at least a flattening) of profits, the performance of firms operating in the financial markets this year has been remarkably durable. But will this translate into bigger bonuses for all ?