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Morgan Stanley Reviews

Updated 18 Aug 2019

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  1. Featured Review

    "Vice President"

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    Current Employee - Vice President in London, England
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good organization with good career opportunities Strong culture and values

    Cons

    They pay less than peers

    Morgan Stanley2019-01-15
  2. "Best work experience ever"

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    Current Employee - Audit Manager in London, England
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    Positive Outlook
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    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    High level of expertise and knowledge

    Cons

    Pay less then competitors in London

    Morgan Stanley2019-06-21
  3. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Vice President in London, England
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great Opportunites, healthcare, pension, life assurance

    Cons

    I commute a long way

    Morgan Stanley2019-08-16
  4. "Best company I've worked for so far"

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    Current Employee - Devops Engineer in London, England
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    Positive Outlook
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    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Relaxed environment with little pressure Friendly people Good benefits Above average salary at the lower end Flexible working time & working from home

    Cons

    Lots of ancient technology Relatively low salaries at the high end Very bureaucratic & opaque career progression

    Morgan Stanley2019-08-15
  5. "Working hours"

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    Former Employee - Analyst in Glasgow, Scotland
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    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Morgan Stanley full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Have flexibility over the work hours

    Cons

    quite intensive over the day for the work

    Morgan Stanley2019-08-15
  6. "good development path outlined for analysts"

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    Current Employee - Analyst 
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    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    good pay, good culture, good people

    Cons

    poor work life balance long hours

    Morgan Stanley2019-08-14
  7. "Good job at top equity advisory house"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Challenging, professional and client orientated

    Cons

    A bit clubby at senior management level

    Advice to Management

    Acknowledge and celebrate the wins

    Morgan Stanley2019-08-01
  8. "Manager- Compliance"

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    Former Employee - Manager in London, England
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Morgan Stanley full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good culture, diverse group of colleagues

    Cons

    Slow promotion process for any level

    Morgan Stanley2019-07-29
  9. "Love the firm and its culture"

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    Current Employee - Operations Associate in London, England
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great place to work for. Good benefits and work flexibility. Amazing culture in general. Exposure to several teams internally and chance of working with prominent institutional clients.

    Cons

    Mobility from Ops to front-office may be quite challenging. I've heard other firms paying a larger bonus for Ops employees.

    Advice to Management

    Encourage staff retention and support Ops to front-office moves.

    Morgan Stanley2019-07-23
  10. "Automation project"

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    Current Employee - Project Lead 
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    Positive Outlook
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    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Flexible , innovative , benefits , inspiring team

    Cons

    Pay, politics , promotion cultural values

    Morgan Stanley2019-07-19
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