Awards & Recognition

2017 Award Highlights

  • World’s Best Investment Bank - Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2017
  • Best Investment Bank in the US - Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2017
  • Best Investment Bank in Asia - Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2017
  • Best Investment Bank in Japan - Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2017
  • Best Bank for Advisory in Asia - Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2017
  • Best Bank for Markets in North America - Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2017
  • Best Bank for CSR in North America - Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2017
  • No. 1 2017 Corporate Access Provider in Asia - Institutional Investor
  • No. 1 2017 All -Asia Research Team - Institutional Investor
  • Best Product Innovation - Profit & Loss Digital FX Awards 2017
  • Best Traders Platform - Profit & Loss Digital FX Awards 2017

2016 Award Highlights

  • Best EMEA Structured Finance House – The IFR Awards 2016
  • Asia-Pacific Equity House – The IFR Awards 2016
  • Asia-Pacific Bank of the Year - The IFR Asia Awards 2016
  • No. 1 2016 All - Asia Research Team Institutional Investor
  • No.1 2016 All - Asia Sales team, Institutional Investor
  • No.1 in Corporate Access Provider 2016 - Institutional Investor
  • Best Investment Bank Japan,- Euromoney 2016 Awards for Excellence
  • Best bank for advisory Asia, Euromoney 2016 Awards for Excellence
  • Best bank for M&A Advisory, Euromoney 2016 Awards for Excellence
  • Best Bank for Corporate Social Responsibility in North America, Euromoney 2016 Awards for Excellence
  • Morgan Stanley captured 48 spots on Forbes’ list of America’s Top 200 Wealth Advisors, more than any other firm, including four of the top 10, and seven of the top 20, in a story published August 3 on Forbes.com
  • Morgan Stanley took more spots than any other firm on two Barron’s lists. On the Top 100 Financial Advisors for 2016, we took the No. 1 spot, seven of the top 10 and 35 spots overall. On the Top 30 Institutional Consultants, our Graystone Consulting business claimed the No. 1 position and 11 spots overall. (April 2016)
  • Morgan Stanley Financial Advisors earned 15 spots on Barron’s 2016 Top 100 Women Financial Advisors list, including three in the top 10 - the latest recognition of the Firm’s outstanding client service. (June 2016)
  • Morgan Stanley took 99 spots in this year’s annual Financial Times 400 Top Financial Advisors list, which is more than any other firm. (March 2016)
  • Morgan Stanley won 240 spots on Barron’s list of the Top 1,200 Financial Advisors in the U.S. for 2016. Ten of the Firm’s FAs ranked No. 1 in their respective states, more than any other firm represented. (March 2016)
  • Morgan Stanley's Financial Advisors took 14 spots in On Wall Street magazine’s Top 40 Advisors Under 40 list, more than any other firm, including four of the top five, seven of the top 10 and the No. 1 spot. (January 2016)

2015 GENERAL

  • Best Global Equity House - Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2015
  • Best Global Emerging Market Equity House - Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2015
  • Best EMEA Equity House - The IFR Awards 2015
  • Best Asia-Pacific Equity House - The IFR Awards 2015
  • 15 Financial Advisors including the No. 1 ranking, Barron's 2015 List of "Top 100 Women Financial Advisors"
  • 32 Financial Advisors, including the first four rankings, Barron's 2015 List of "Top 100 Financial Advisors"