Placement and duration

The 10-week Summer Analyst Program in London is an opportunity to experience the culture and atmosphere of Morgan Stanley's Risk Management Division, taking on the responsibilities and functions of a Full-time Analyst. Summer Analysts will be assigned to one or two teams over the Program and will work on a range of projects.

Training program

Training begins in June with one week of intensive classroom training, including an introduction to Morgan Stanley followed by ongoing education throughout the duration of the internship.This includes a speaker series, assigned mentor support and networking events.

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Summer Analysts learn to employ the skills fundamental to credit research, including:

  • Critical reading, writing, reasoning and communicating to assess the creditworthiness of companies in various industries.
  • Presenting their views to CRM senior professionals for approval.
  • Assisting in the detailed credit analysis of Morgan Stanley's trading and loan counterparties, including multinational corporations, financial institutions, funds or sovereigns.
  • Assisting in monitoring, managing and reporting exposures at a counterpart, product and portfolio level.


*Salary is competitive with excellent benefits.

Qualifications/ Skills/ Requirements

  • You are a high-calibre undergraduate student in your penultimate year of study, majoring in Finance, Accounting or other business-related majors.
  • You have superior written and verbal communication skills.
  • You have strong quantitative orientation.
  • You have the ability to manage dynamic priorities.
  • You have the ability to communicate effectively in English and a second language.


Morgan Stanley London

In 1977, Morgan Stanley opened its European headquarters in London, where it now has over 5,000 staff. Morgan Stanley is one of the preeminent financial services firms in the UK, with longstanding client relationships and a leading role in many landmark transactions. Our professionals value individual intellect as much as teamwork. We offer nimble, innovative services and products tailored to our clients’ needs.

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Application Process & Deadlines

Candidates are encouraged to apply early. Applicants will be required to complete online tests within 48 hours of submitting an application.

Please note we may also have some additional off-cycle positions available throughout the year, depending on business needs.

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