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Overview

Since opening an office in Seoul in 1992, Morgan Stanley has provided a full range of products and services to local and international clients, including M&A, restructuring advisory and capital raising, institutional equity and fixed income sales and trading, research, investment management advisory and private-equity.

The firm opened the Seoul branch of Morgan Stanley Bank International in 2005 through which it offers FX, fixed income OTC derivatives and a full suite of interest rate products.

Awards

IFR Asia Awards 2015

  • Best Regional Equity House: Morgan Stanley


FinanceAsia Achievement Awards 2015

  • Best Investment Bank: Morgan Stanley


Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2015

  • Best Investment Bank in Asia: Morgan Stanley


Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2014

  • Best M&A House in Asia: Morgan Stanley


FinanceAsia Achievement Awards 2014

  • Best Korea Deal: KKR and Affinity Equity Partners' $5.8 billion sale of Oriental Brewery to Anheuser-Busch InBev


The Asset Triple A Regional House and Deal Awards 2014

  • Best Equity House: Morgan Stanley
  • Best Private Equity Exit: KKR & Affinity Equity Partners’ US$5.8 billion sale of Oriental Brewery to Anheuser-Busch InBev


The Asset Triple A Regional House and Deal Awards 2013

  • Best M&A House: Morgan Stanley


FinanceAsia Achievement Awards 2013

  • Best M&A House: Morgan Stanley


Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2013

  • Best M&A House in Korea: Morgan Stanley


The Asset Triple A Regional Awards 2012

  • Best Mid-Cap Equity House: Morgan Stanley


Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2012

  • Best Equity House in Asia: Morgan Stanley


FinanceAsia Achievement Awards 2011

  • Best Korea Deal: Fila/Mirae's US$1.225MM acquisition of Acushnet
  • Best M&A House: Morgan Stanley
  • Best FIG House: Morgan Stanley


The Korea Post 2011

  • Alternative Investment House of the Year: Morgan Stanley


AsianInvestor 2011 Service Provider Awards

  • Best Client Service: Morgan Stanley
  • Best Sell-Side Broker, Asian Equities: Morgan Stanley
  • Best in Sales trading: Morgan Stanley


Financial Times and Mergermarket Asia Pacific M&A Awards 2011

  • Financial Advisor of the Year


The Asset Triple A Regional House and Deal Awards 2011

  • Best Investment Bank in Asia: Morgan Stanley


Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2011

  • Best Investment Bank in Asia: Morgan Stanley


PEI Asia Magazine 2011

  • PE Asia Firm of the Year in Korea


The Asset Triple A House & Deals Awards 2010

  • Best FIG House: Morgan Stanley


Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2010

  • Best M&A House in Asia: Morgan Stanley


The Asian Banker Achievement Award 2010

  • The Asian Banker Achievement Award for Corporate and Investment Banking


FinanceAsia Country Awards For Achievement 2010

  • Best Foreign Investment Bank in Korea: Morgan Stanley


FinanceAsia Achievement Awards 2010

  • Best M&A House: Morgan Stanley
  • Best M&A Deal: KNOC's US$2.8 billion acquisition of Dana Petroleum
  • Best Mid-Cap House: Morgan Stanley
  • Best GIG House: Morgan Stanley
  • Best Korea Deal: Samsung Life Insurance's US$4.4 billion IPO


Asiamoney Regional Deals and House Award 2010

  • Best M&A Adviser: Morgan Stanley
  • Best M&A Deal: KNOC's US$2.8 billion acquisition of Dana Petroleum
  • Best Investment Bank: Morgan Stanley
  • Best Equity Arranger: Morgan Stanley


IFR Asia Regional Deals and House Award 2010

  • Best South Korea Capital Markets Deal: Samsung Life Insurance W4.88 trillion IPO


AsianInvestor 2010 Service Provider Awards

  • Best Prime Broker: Morgan Stanley
  • Best in Program Trading: Morgan Stanley
  • Best Capital Introduction: Morgan Stanley


The Asset Triple A Country Awards 2010

  • Best Equity House in South Korea: Morgan Stanley
  • Best Foreign Investment Bank in South Korea: Morgan Stanley

Contact Us

  • Seoul
    Morgan Stanley
    12th/22nd/23rd Floor
    Heungkuk Life Insurance Building
    68 Saemunan-ro, Jongno-gu,
    Seoul, Korea 110-786

    Tel: +822 399 4848 Fax: +822 399 4886