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Hong Kong authorities reprimands and fines Morgan Stanley Hong Kong Securities
Wednesday, 24 Aug 2016 04:42am EDT 

Securities and Futures Commission :Hong Kong Securites and Futures Commission says reprimands and fines Morgan Stanley Hong Kong Securities Limited over internal control failures.  Full Article

Morgan Stanley reports 5.9 pct passive stake in Leidos Holdings
Thursday, 18 Aug 2016 04:05pm EDT 

Leidos Holdings Inc :Morgan Stanley reports 5.9 pct passive stake in Leidos Holdings Inc as of August 8, 2016 - SEC filing.  Full Article

Morgan Stanley says deputy CFO Paul Wirth reports sale of 20,000 shares at $30.2 per share on avg
Wednesday, 17 Aug 2016 04:51pm EDT 

Morgan Stanley :Deputy CFO Paul Wirth reports sale of 20,000 shares of co's common stock on Aug 16 at average price of $30.2 per share - SEC filing.  Full Article

ValueAct Holdings LP takes share stake of 38 million shares in Morgan Stanley
Monday, 15 Aug 2016 06:07pm EDT 

Valueact Holdings LP : Valueact Holdings LP takes stake of 38 million shares in Morgan Stanley - SEC filing .Valueact Holdings LP - Change in holding is as of quarter ended June 30, 2016 and compared with quarter ended March 31, 2016.  Full Article

Morgan Stanley updates on trading assets
Wednesday, 3 Aug 2016 05:18pm EDT 

Morgan Stanley : Morgan Stanley - increases in trading assets, primarily U.S. government agency securities whose valuations increased as U.S. Treasury yields reached multiyear lows in wake of the U.K. Referendum . Morgan Stanley - At June 30, 2016, co's country risk exposures in the U.K. included net exposures of $17,064 million - SEC filing .Morgan Stanley - Total assets increased to $829 billion at june 30, from $787 billion at Dec 31, 2015, due to increases in trading assets.  Full Article

Dennis Nally elected to Morgan Stanley board of directors
Tuesday, 26 Jul 2016 08:45am EDT 

Morgan Stanley : Nally is former chairman of pricewaterhousecoopers international ltd .Dennis m. Nally elected to morgan stanley board of directors.  Full Article

Morgan Stanley reports Q2 earnings per share $0.75
Wednesday, 20 Jul 2016 06:51am EDT 

Morgan Stanley : Morgan Stanley reports second quarter 2016 . Q2 earnings per share $0.75 . Q2 earnings per share view $0.59 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Quarterly dividend increased 33 percent to $0.20 per share; announced share repurchase of up to $3.5 billion through Q2 2017 . Quarterly compensation expense of $4.0 billion decreased from $4.4 billion a year ago . Quarterly net revenues of $8.9 billion . Quarterly equity sales and trading net revenues of $2.1 billion decreased from $2.3 billion a year ago . Quarterly non-compensation expenses of $2.4 billion decreased from $2.6 billion a year ago . Quarterly wealth management pre-tax margin was 22.5 percent versus 23 percent last year . Quarterly fixed income & commodities sales and trading net revenues of $1.3 billion were consistent with prior year period . Investment management reported assets under management at Q2-end $406 billion versus $405 billion at Q1 end . Quarterly wealth management net revenues for current quarter were $3.8 billion compared with $3.9 billion a year ago . Morgan Stanley's CEO Gorman says "results this quarter reflect solid performance in an improved but still fragile environment" . Annualized return on average common equity was 8.3 percent in current quarter . Quarterly institutional securities net revenues were $4.6 billion . Excluding DVA in prior year quarter, quarterly net income applicable to Morgan Stanley was $1.7 billion, or $0.79 per diluted share.  Full Article

Morgan Stanley reports passive stake of 5 pct in ITC Holdings Corp
Thursday, 30 Jun 2016 04:51pm EDT 

ITC Holdings Corp :Morgan Stanley reports passive stake of 5 pct in ITC Holdings Corp as of June 24 - SEC filing.  Full Article

Morgan Stanley to buyback up to $3.5 bln of common stock
Wednesday, 29 Jun 2016 04:35pm EDT 

Morgan Stanley : Morgan Stanley announces share repurchase of up to $3.5 billion of common stock and the increase of its quarterly dividend to $0.20 per share . Considering possible redemption of other capital securities . Fed Reserve board asked firm to submit additional capital plan by Dec 29, addressing weaknesses identified in capital planning process .Increase in firm's quarterly common stock dividend to $0.20 per share from current $0.15 per share, beginning with common stock dividend expected to be declared for q3.  Full Article

Fitch affirms Morgan Stanley's long-term IDR at 'A'
Tuesday, 14 Jun 2016 04:33pm EDT 

Fitch: Fitch affirms Morgan Stanley's long-term IDR at 'A'; outlook stable .Fitch says it "views favorably MS's more balanced business model across wealth management, investment management and capital markets activities".  Full Article

MOVES-RBC Wealth Management hires team from Morgan Stanley

Aug 30 RBC Wealth Management U.S., a unit of RBC Capital Markets LLC, said it had hired a team including five financial advisers from Morgan Stanley in Texas.