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Morgan Stanley (MS.N)

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Morgan Stanley Sees 2019 Wealth Management Pre-Tax Margin Of 26- 28 pct
Thursday, 17 Jan 2019 

Jan 17 (Reuters) - Morgan Stanley ::MORGAN STANLEY - SEES 2019 WEALTH MANAGEMENT PRE-TAX MARGIN OF 26- 28%.MORGAN STANLEY SEES MEDIUM TERM ROE OF 10 PERCENT TO 13 PERCENT AND ROTCE OF 11.5 PERCENT TO 14.5 PERCENT - PRESENTATION.MORGAN STANLEY - SEES FIRM EXPENSE EFFICIENCY RATIO OF ≤73% IN 2019.MORGAN STANLEY - ASIA PACIFIC EXPECTED TO SHOW STRONG GROWTH VERSUS. ADVANCED ECONOMIES IN 2019.MORGAN STANLEY - "SHIFT TOWARDS ADVISORY ASSETS HELPS GROW RELATIVELY STABLE REVENUE BASE".  Full Article

Morgan Stanley Reports Fourth Quarter Adjusted Earnings Per Share $0.73
Thursday, 17 Jan 2019 

Jan 17 (Reuters) - Morgan Stanley ::REPORTS FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL YEAR 2018.Q4 NET REVENUES OF $8.5 BILLION(1) AND EARNINGS PER DILUTED SHARE OF $0.80."GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT REMAINS UNCERTAIN".QTRLY COMPENSATION EXPENSE OF $3.8 BILLION DECREASED FROM $4.3 BILLION A YEAR AGO.IN QUARTER, RECORDED INTERMITTENT NET DISCRETE TAX BENEFIT OF $111 MILLION, OR $0.07 PER DILUTED SHARE.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.89, REVENUE VIEW $9.29 BILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.QTRLY NON-COMPENSATION EXPENSES OF $2.9 BILLION INCREASED FROM $2.8 BILLION A YEAR AGO.QTRLY ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.73.Q4 FIRM NET REVENUES WERE NEGATIVELY IMPACTED BY VOLATILE GLOBAL MARKET ENVIRONMENT.BOARD OF DIRECTORS DECLARED A $0.30 QUARTERLY DIVIDEND PER SHARE, PAYABLE ON FEBRUARY 15, 2019.Q4 EQUITY UNDERWRITING REVENUES OF $323 MILLION DECREASED FROM $416 MILLION A YEAR AGO REFLECTING LOWER REVENUES PRIMARILY ON IPOS.QTRLY EQUITY SALES AND TRADING NET REVENUES OF $1.9 BILLION WERE ESSENTIALLY UNCHANGED FROM A YEAR AGO.AT DECEMBER 31, 2018, TANGIBLE BOOK VALUE PER COMMON SHARE WAS $36.99.Q4 FIXED INCOME SALES AND TRADING NET REVENUES OF $564 MILLION DECREASED FROM $808 MILLION A YEAR AGO.QTRLY FIXED INCOME SALES AND TRADING NET REVENUES OF $564 MILLION DECREASED FROM $808 MILLION A YEAR AGO.QTRLY ANNUALIZED RETURN ON AVERAGE COMMON EQUITY WAS 7.7%.QTRLY INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT NET REVENUE $684 MILLION VERSUS $637 MILLION.QTRLY INSTITUTIONAL SECURITIES NET REVENUE $3,839 MILLION VERSUS $ 4,523 MILLION.  Full Article

FINRA Fines Morgan Stanley $10 Mln For AML Program & Supervisory Failures
Wednesday, 26 Dec 2018 

Dec 26 (Reuters) - Financial Industry Regulatory Authority::FINRA FINES MORGAN STANLEY $10 MILLION FOR AML PROGRAM AND SUPERVISORY FAILURES.FINRA - FINED MORGAN STANLEY SMITH BARNEY LLC $10 MILLION FOR AML PROGRAM AND SUPERVISORY FAILURES THAT SPANNED A PERIOD OF MORE THAN FIVE YEARS.FINRA - FOUND THAT MORGAN STANLEY'S AML PROGRAM FAILED TO MEET REQUIREMENTS OF THE BANK SECRECY ACT BECAUSE OF 3 SHORTCOMINGS.FINRA - ALSO FOUND MORGAN STANLEY FAILED TO ESTABLISH, MAINTAIN SUPERVISORY SYSTEM DESIGNED TO COMPLY WITH SECTION 5 OF THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933.FINRA-MORGAN STANLEY FAILED TO IMPLEMENT POLICIES TO ENSURE IT CONDUCTED REVIEWS ON PERIODIC BASIS OF ACCOUNTS MAINTAINED FOR SOME FOREIGN FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS.FINRA SAYS RELATED TO SETTLEMENT, MORGAN STANLEY NEITHER ADMITTED NOR DENIED THE CHARGES, BUT CONSENTED TO ENTRY OF FINRA'S FINDINGS.  Full Article

Morgan Stanley To Shut Down Moscow Equities And FX Desks - Bloomberg
Thursday, 13 Dec 2018 

Dec 13 (Reuters) - :MORGAN STANLEY TO SHUT DOWN MOSCOW EQUITIES AND FX DESKS - BLOOMBERG, CITING SOURCES.  Full Article

Morgan Stanley Announces Technology Partnership With Yext
Tuesday, 11 Dec 2018 

Dec 11 (Reuters) - Morgan Stanley ::MORGAN STANLEY ANNOUNCES TECHNOLOGY PARTNERSHIP WITH YEXT TO ENHANCE FINANCIAL ADVISORS’ DIGITAL PRESENCE AND INCREASE PROSPECTING SUCCESS THROUGH INTELLIGENT SEARCH.  Full Article

Morgan Stanley Asia-Pacific Fund Says Upon Execution Of Reorganization, Shares Of Fund Would Cease To Trade On NYSE
Thursday, 6 Dec 2018 

Dec 6 (Reuters) - Morgan Stanley Asia-Pacific Fund Inc ::MORGAN STANLEY ASIA-PACIFIC FUND, INC. ANNOUNCES REORGANIZATION INTO MORGAN STANLEY INSTITUTIONAL FUND, INC. – EMERGING MARKETS PORTFOLIO.MORGAN STANLEY ASIA-PACIFIC FUND, INC - UPON EXECUTION OF REORGANIZATION, SHARES OF FUND WOULD CEASE TO TRADE ON NEW YORK STOCK EXCHANGE.MORGAN STANLEY ASIA-PACIFIC FUND, INC SAYS SUBSTANTIALLY ALL OF ASSETS AND LIABILITIES OF FUND WOULD BE TRANSFERRED TO MSIF EMERGING MARKETS.  Full Article

Morgan Stanley Vice Chairman Kindler Says There Will Be Continued Pace Of M&A For Next 3 To 6 Months - CNBC
Thursday, 4 Oct 2018 

Oct 4 (Reuters) - :MORGAN STANLEY VICE CHAIRMAN AND GLOBAL M&A HEAD ROBERT KINDLER SAYS THERE WILL BE CONTINUED PACE OF M&A FOR THE NEXT 3 TO 6 MONTHS - CNBC.MORGAN STANLEY VICE CHAIRMAN KINDLER SAYS "POLITICAL UNDERPINNINGS" OF GETTING APPROVALS FOR DEALS OVER LAST YEAR IS "ABSOLUTELY CHALLENGING" - CNBC.MORGAN STANLEY VICE CHAIRMAN KINDLER SAYS ACTIVIST INVESTORS HAVE MORE SCOPE IN EUROPE AS COMPARED TO U.S. - CNBC.  Full Article

Morgan Stanley Plans To Offer Bitcoin Swap Trading For Clients - Bloomberg
Thursday, 13 Sep 2018 

Sept 13 (Reuters) - :MORGAN STANLEY PLANS TO OFFER BITCOIN SWAP TRADING FOR CLIENTS - BLOOMBERG, CITING SOURCE.MORGAN STANLEY WILL DEAL IN CONTRACTS THAT GIVE INVESTORS SYNTHETIC EXPOSURE TO THE PERFORMANCE OF BITCOIN - BLOOMBERG.  Full Article

Morgan Stanley Appoints Paul Halpern Head Of Deposits And Banking Services
Tuesday, 4 Sep 2018 

Sept 4 (Reuters) - Morgan Stanley ::MORGAN STANLEY APPOINTS PAUL HALPERN HEAD OF DEPOSITS AND BANKING SERVICES.MORGAN STANLEY - ANNOUNCED APPOINTMENT OF PAUL HALPERN AS HEAD OF DEPOSITS AND BANKING SERVICES FOR THE MORGAN STANLEY PRIVATE BANKING GROUP.MORGAN STANLEY - HALPERN JOINS CO FROM BETTERMENT, WHERE HE SERVED AS CHIEF MARKETING OFFICER SINCE 2017.  Full Article

Morgan Stanley Energy Partners And Catalyst Energy Services Announce Strategic Partnership
Monday, 20 Aug 2018 

Aug 20 (Reuters) - Morgan Stanley ::MORGAN STANLEY ENERGY PARTNERS AND CATALYST ENERGY SERVICES ANNOUNCE STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP.INVESTMENT FUNDS MANAGED BY MORGAN STANLEY ENERGY PARTNERS SAYS MADE MAJORITY EQUITY INVESTMENT IN CATALYST ENERGY SERVICES LLC.INVESTMENT FUNDS MANAGED BY MSEP - INVESTING IN CATALYST TO SUPPORT GROWTH OF CO'S PRESSURE PUMPING & OTHER COMPLEMENTARY SERVICES IN U.S. OIL, GAS BASINS.  Full Article

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Volatile market hits Morgan Stanley's trading, wealth management

Morgan Stanley's quarterly profit fell short of expectations as bond trading revenue slumped more than rivals and its wealth management business faltered, sending its shares down 4.4 percent. | Video