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Morgan Stanley Reviews

Updated 22 February 2019
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  • "Need to to be pay conscious attention to work-life balance" (in 388 reviews)

  • "long hours, long commute parking" (in 463 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "Vice President"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Vice President in London, England
    Current Employee - Vice President in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good organization with good career opportunities
    Strong culture and values

    Cons

    They pay less than peers


  2. "Collaborative"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time

    Pros

    Very welcoming and inclusive environment. Not too political. Pays competitive base salary.

    Cons

    Long hours and total comp is below expectations.

  3. "Morgan Stanley Culture"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Morgan Stanley full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great atmosphere with a great team of people

    Cons

    Nothing to report in particular


  4. "good"

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    Current Employee - Vice President - Technology in Glasgow, Scotland
    Current Employee - Vice President - Technology in Glasgow, Scotland
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    competitive, well respected, good paid, nice location, good opportunities.

    Cons

    KPI focused, who shout loudest get heard, renovation program is a joke,


  5. "Vice President"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Vice President in London, England
    Current Employee - Vice President in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Exciting and challenging work. The largest clients you can imagine

    Cons

    Very demanding hours and high level of stress


  6. "Good Company"

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    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Glasgow, Scotland
    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Glasgow, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Morgan Stanley full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good company, smart people, good work/life balance

    Cons

    Can't think of any bad things really

    Advice to Management

    Continue to develop people and promote those who show promise.


  7. "Associate"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Morgan Stanley full-time

    Pros

    Fantastic career progression
    Strong Mentorship
    Good responsibility

    Cons

    Work Life balance, but improving. Difficult to move division

    Advice to Management

    Management is already extremely good, little to

  8. "analyst"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Analyst in London, England
    Current Employee - Analyst in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great Organisation to learn, great perks

    Cons

    Terrible Bullying culture in order for people to get ahead


  9. "Internship"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time

    Pros

    Will learn a lot about capital markets

    Cons

    Very stressful at times, as they work you hard


  10. "Excellent Career Prospects for High Achievers"

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

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time

    Pros

    Strong Culture, Meritocracy, Trust and Responsibility

    Cons

    Remuneration, Long Term Investment and Campus Politics

    Advice to Management

    Reward loyalty and high performance