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Morgan Stanley Reviews

Updated 15 August 2018
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  1. "A Great Place to Work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time

    Pros

    Great company with great growth opportunities for staff. Just moved into a brand new building. Wonderful space

    Cons

    We can do with more laughter - brightens the work environment.

    Advice to Management

    Management doing great. Keep up the good work.


  2. "Great company, family atmosphere and longevity"

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    Former Employee - Service Delivery Manager in London, England
    Former Employee - Service Delivery Manager in London, England
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    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Morgan Stanley full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Professional, friendly, job progression, vibrant,

    Cons

    Pay progression, hard to get new ideas approved

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your staff, they are closer to the problems and will have ideas on how to solve them

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    Current Employee - Tech Analyst in London, England
    Current Employee - Tech Analyst in London, England

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Very good training program at the beginning of employment.

    Cons

    Not sure yet, heard that a proportion of VPs left.


  4. "Treasury Risk Analyst Full Time"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time

    Pros

    Good culture, great management and people

    Cons

    Limited opportunities for international mobility


  5. "Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Morgan Stanley full-time

    Pros

    - Good culture
    - Smart people
    - Good Package

    Cons

    - Long hours (expected)
    - Hierarchy (expected)


  6. "Best investment bank to work for"

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

    I worked at Morgan Stanley full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    People are extremely professional, smart and hardworking. The culture is among the best in investment banking - people honestly try do to the right thing. You get to work with leading business and corporations in the world. There are great opportunities for growth and for lateral transfers within the firm.

    Cons

    It's a very competitive environment and work-life balance can be difficult to achieve. Also, depending, on the role, travel can become quite painful.


  7. "Director"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time

    Pros

    Good culture, focus on your development, good career progression.

    Cons

    Demanding, bad pay, not enough resources.

  8. "Great Employer"

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    Current Employee - Finance Manager in London, England
    Current Employee - Finance Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Flexible working
    Dynamic and fast paced
    Friendly workforce
    Experts in every field

    Cons

    Rigid structure and inflexible promo process


  9. "Culture"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Inclusive and collaborative environment, working with very smart people.

    Cons

    Work harder and longer hours than friends in other industries, but also better remunerated.


  10. "Great culture and environment to work in."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time

    Pros

    Culture, people and talent as well as great technology.

    Cons

    Work life balance can be difficult to maintain


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