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Placement and duration

The Analyst Program begins in mid-July with direct placement onto a desk within the Commodities business. The program provides graduates with an opportunity to master the analytical, quantitative and interpersonal skills needed to develop a rewarding career within Commodities at Morgan Stanley. With a flat structure and an open trading floor, you will collaborate with and learn from some of the most successful professionals in the industry.

Training program

Full-time Analysts participate in a Firmwide orientation and training program. The curriculum includes daily market updates, accounting, credit risk analysis, business overview speaker series, fundamental and advanced product and technical training, and registration preparation. In addition, Full-time Analysts network with peers, mentors and senior managers through team-building sessions and other organized events.

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  • Develop a variety of analytical, quantitative and interpersonal skills.
  • Build relationships with peers and colleagues throughout the division and the Firm.
  • Work as part of a team that operates across a broad range of Commodities products, gaining exposure to all aspects of the Division.
  • Develop the ability to meet the challenges of working in a fast-paced environment focused on execution and customer facilitation.

Qualifications/ Skills/ Requirements

  • University students in their final year of study with outstanding academic results; preference towards financial, economic, business-related studies.
  • Candidates need a genuine interest and understanding of the Asian financial markets. Fluency in English is essential and Asian language skills are desired.
  • Students are expected to have undertaken past work or possess internship business experience.
  • Candidates should be analytical, quantitative, insightful, adaptive, quick learners, leaders, team players, multi-taskers and possess a strong work ethic, strong verbal and written communication skills, and a positive attitude.


Morgan Stanley Singapore

Singapore is Morgan Stanley’s Southeast Asia hub and main office for the firm's businesses in Southeast Asia. Our Singapore office offers all the global product lines including investment banking (capital raising, M&A and other advisory services), equity and fixed income sales and trading, research, derivatives, private wealth management, real estate investing and is the Asia Pacific hub for Commodities and Traditional Asset Management Businesses. Singapore also serves as the venue for the firm's annual franchise client event, the Morgan Stanley Asia Pacific Summit.

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