David H. Sidwell of Morgan Stanley to speak at the Morgan Stanley Equity Research European Banks Conference 2005

New York, March 31, 2005 — David H. Sidwell, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MWD), will discuss the global financial services industry at the Morgan Stanley Equity Research European Banks Conference in London on Wednesday, April 6th at 11:30 am Greenwich Mean Time. A live and on-demand webcast will be available. The on-demand webcast will be available 4 hours after the presentation for a period of 30 days. To access the webcast, please go to the Investor Relations Presentations section at www.morganstanley.com.

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