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 2012 General
Morgan Stanley Legal and Compliance Division Recognized by the Minority Corporate Counsel Association for Diversity Endeavors
Morgan Stanley recently garnered two awards ― the Minority Corporate Counsel Association's (MCCA) "2012 Employer of Choice Award for the Northeast Region" and Chambers USA Women in Law's "Most Female Friendly Company Award."
Morgan Stanley's Sustainability Leadership Recognized at Davos
Morgan Stanley was awarded the distinction of "Sector Mover" for the Firm's significant recent improvements in sustainability.
Partnership Between Legal and Compliance, Diversity Teams Garners Awards
The Chambers USA's Most Female Friendly Company Award recognized the strides that Morgan Stanley has made in creating an inclusive culture for women through mentorship, leadership and internship programs.
Firm Honored by Stonewall's Annual Workplace Equality Index
Morgan Stanley ranked 45 in the Stonewall Top 100 Employers List for 2012, up 82 places from last year's ranking.
 2012 Institutional Securities
Firm Debuts on Global Custodian OTC Derivatives Prime Brokerage Survey Ratings
The Firm debuted as a rated provider in the fourth-annual Global Custodian OTC Derivatives Prime Brokerage Survey.
Firm Takes Top Spots for Global Equity House, Equity Derivatives House, North America Equity House, U.S. Investment Grade Bond House in IFR Awards
Morgan Stanley took top honors for Global Equity House, Equity Derivatives House, North America Equity House and U.S. Investment Grade Bond House in the 2011 International Finance Review Awards.
Firm Manages Most Renewable Energy IPOs in 2011
Morgan Stanley was ranked number one by Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) for managing the most initial public offerings in the renewable energy industry in 2011.

 2011 General
Morgan Stanley UK Offices Receive Accreditation for Reducing Carbon Emissions
Morgan Stanley was recognized for its efforts to reduce carbon emissions generated in the U.K. offices when it received Carbon Trust Standard accreditation.
Firm Again Scores 100 Percent on HRC Corporate Equality Index, Recognized by IGLCC for LGBT Diversity & Inclusion
Morgan Stanley recently garnered accolades from the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) and the International Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (IGLCC) for its commitment to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) diversity and inclusion.
 2011 Institutional Securities
Morgan Stanley Finishes Top in Credit Products Overall, Risk Magazine Poll Says
Morgan Stanley finished top in credit products overall in Risk Magazine's 2011 Institutional Investor Rankings.
Morgan Stanley Wins Best UK Structured Products House
Morgan Stanley was recently named the "Best U.K. Structured Products House" by Structured Products magazine.
Euromoney magazine awarded Morgan Stanley 20 Award for Excellence in 2011
Best M&A House, Best Global Equity House and Best Global Emerging Market Equity House. Best Investment Bank in Asia, Nordic/Baltics, Sweden, Denmark, Greece and Taiwan. Best M&A House in Western Europe, Central and Eastern Europe, United Kingdom, Germany, Russia, Spain and India. Best Equity House in Japan, South Africa and Argentina. Best Debt House in Ukraine.
BRM Securities Lending Takes Top Spot With Clients in Global Investor/isf Survey
Morgan Stanley was recognized as a global leader in securities finance and named the best overall borrower for the tenth time in 11 years in the 2011 Securities Lending Survey sponsored by Global Investor/isf magazine.
Morgan Stanley European Research Wins Thomson Reuters Extel Awards
Results from the Thomson Reuters Extel 2011 annual survey reflected strong gains and continued momentum for Morgan Stanley European Research.
Hedge Funds With Multiple Prime Brokers Rank Morgan Stanley No. 1, Global Custodian Poll Says
Hedge funds that use more than one prime broker – typically the largest funds – ranked Morgan Stanley first, according to the 2011 Global Custodian survey.
Firm Garners Two Securities Lending Awards
Fundamentals magazine recognized Morgan Stanley among its annual 2011 Securities Lending Industry Award Winners.
Morgan Stanley Wins 20 Euromoney Awards for Excellence
Euromoney magazine honored Morgan Stanley with 20 Awards for Excellence in 2011, including two top accolades — Best Global M&A House and Best Global Equity House.
The Trade Names MSET #1 Provider of Trading Algorithms Among U.S. Clients
Morgan Stanley Electronic Trading garnered the award for "Top-Rated Provider of Trading Algorithms Among U.S. Clients," according to The Trade's 2011 Algorithmic Trading Survey of 400 global buy-side traders.
Financial News Names Morgan Stanley 'Sellside IT Department of the Year'
Financial News recognized Morgan Stanley as the "Sellside IT Department of the Year" for the second consecutive year
Firm Takes Top Investment Bank, Equity and M&A House From Global Finance
Morgan Stanley took three top awards in Global Finance magazine's latest "World's Best Investment Banks" Survey — Best Investment Bank, Best Equity Bank and Best M&A Bank.
Morgan Stanley Named Best Overall Provider of Synthetic Finance, Global Investor/ISF Says
Morgan Stanley was recently named the best overall provider of synthetic finance in Global Investor/ISF Magazine's fourth annual survey of hedge funds and institutional clients.
 2011 Investment Management
Investors, Hedge Funds Rank Morgan Stanley #1 North American Prime Broker
Hedgeweek recognized Morgan Stanley as "Best North American Prime Broker."
 2011 Private Wealth Management
Morgan Stanley Smith Barney Receives 3 MMI Award Nominations
Money Management Institute nominated Morgan Stanley Smith Barney for three awards, including "Top Advisory Solutions Firm of the Year."
Barron's Finds 232 Firm FAs Among Top 1,000
Morgan Stanley Smith Barney netted 232 spots on Barron's list of top 1,000 advisors, and seven of the Firm's Financial Advisors were ranked No. 1 in their respective states.

 2010 General
Morgan Stanley Japan Ranks Second in Annual 'Great Place to Work' Survey
Morgan Stanley Japan Securities Co., Ltd. has won second place in an annual survey that asked 81 companies and their employees to measure workplace satisfaction.
Firm Receives Award From NGLCC
The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce - a business advocate for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender businesses and entrepreneurs - has presented Morgan Stanley with its Financial Services Diversity Corporation of the Year award.
Financial News Lauds Morgan Stanley as Bank of the Quarter
Despite a difficult quarter for investment banking, Morgan Stanley has performed well in Europe, avoided the worst of trading pitfalls and gained share in traditional revenue streams, according to a Financial News article on June 5.
Morgan Stanley Nets 5 ALB Japan Law Awards
Morgan Stanley's legal team in Tokyo received top awards in five categories from Asia Legal Business.
Firm Wins Champions of Diversity Award from NYUL
The New York Urban League presented Morgan Stanley with its Champions of Diversity award at its seventh annual awards breakfast at the Four Seasons Restaurant.
Pro Mujer Team Wins Firm's Annual Strategy Challenge
Morgan Stanley employees recently harnessed their competitive spirits and participated in the Firm's second annual Social Enterprise Strategy Challenge on June 16, an initiative providing top talent the unique opportunity to leverage commercial skills for social impact.
Going Green Earns Award for Data Center, Saves Greenbacks
Morgan Stanley's European Data Center team has garnered a prestigious award recognizing improvements made in efficiency at the Firm's UK operations.
 2010 Institutional Securities
Deals of the Year: Firm Wins in Industrials, PE, Tech, Health Care
In its recently released Deal of the Year Awards issue, Investment Dealers' Digest recognized the Firm in its tech, health care, private equity, and industrial categories.
Firm Named Best Americas Equity, EMEA Structured Equity House
The International Financing Review recognized the Firm's equities and structured equities businesses with two awards for 2009: Americas Equity House of the Year, and EMEA Structured Equity House of the Year.
Firm Committed to Client Satisfaction in FX, Says Euromoney
Morgan Stanley improved its ranking in the Euromoney 2010 FX survey, moving into the top 10, with the number-one ranking for the Most Improved by Market Share Qualitative categories for Nordic & Baltic Currencies and Americas Timezone.
Firm-Led Transactions Win Best Deal Awards in Japan
Amid the dearth of equity capital market transactions globally during 2008, Morgan Stanley was successfully involved in Japan's biggest initial public offering and the biggest follow-on deals of the year.
Asia-Pacific Research Earns Top Spot in 5 Categories, II Poll Says
The Firm's Asia-Pacific research team has earned number one positions in regional economics, consumer, healthcare and pharmaceuticals, as well as Australia and India, according to Institutional Investor's 2010 All-Asia Research Team Poll.
Editors Call Morgan Stanley Matrix 'One of the Best in Years'
Morgan Stanley won two awards at the Profit & Loss 2010 Digital FX Awards in London last month for Morgan Stanley Matrix, a platform that provides a single point of access to the Interest Rate Currency and Credit Institutional Sales and Trading operations.   
Electronic Trading Takes Top Spot for Reducing Trading Costs, Maintaining Anonymity
Clients asked to rank their top electronic-trading partners by their ability to reduce trading costs and level of anonymity named Morgan Stanley Electronic Trading the top provider, according to results from The Trade's 2010 Algorithmic Trading Awards. MSET also appeared on The Trade's "Roll of Honour" for execution consistency and for top broker among European respondents.
 2010 Investment Management
Lipper Recognizes MSIM Fixed Income Expertise
Several Morgan Stanley Investment Management funds were recently recognized for strong performance by notable publications including the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, Barron's, Bloomberg, Associated Press and by Lipper's annual Mutual Funds Awards.
 2010 Prime Brokerage
MMI Names MSSB 2010 Managed Account Solutions Firm
Morgan Stanley Smith Barney has been named 2010 Managed Account Solutions Firm of the Year by the Money Management Institute at its annual Gateway to Leadership Industry Recognition Dinner in New York.

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