Institutional Equity

Off-cycle Internship

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placement and duration

The Off-cycle Program which starts in late June is a 10-week program designed as an opportunity to learn more about the important role that Institutional Equity Division plays within Morgan Stanley.

training program

This structured program is designed to give you insight into the division and an opportunity to develop and master the analytical, quantitative and interpersonal skills needed to develop an exciting and rewarding career. You will participate in a local orientation session and participate in a series of networking sessions will senior leaders.


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  • Sales: Work alongside experienced employees to learn how we build our client base and establish and maintain long-term client relationships. Assist with developing and presenting investment ideas and the fundamentals of selling and cross-selling the Firm’s products.
  • Trading: Develop and execute trading ideas and analysis, and support all aspects of the market-making trade execution process, from research analytics on trades to relative value analysis.
  • Structuring: Use innovative and solutions-based approach to designing both investment and risk management products across all asset classes.
  • Research/Strategy: Analyze market fundamentals and liaise with researchers to develop investment recommendations for internal and external clients.
    • Analytics: Provide quantitative and qualitative analytics around client revenue and profitability; work to efficiently manage commission dollars by creating increased transparency around the services that clients value.


  • You are a university student in your penultimate year of study with an outstanding academic record.
  • You have a genuine interest and understanding of the Asian financial markets.
  • Fluency in English required.
  • Past work or internship business experience required.
  • You are analytical, insightful, a quick learner, team player and good at multitasking, with a positive attitude.


Morgan Stanley Taipei

Morgan Stanley has operated in the Taiwan market for more than 25 years with a full securities branch. The Taipei office was established in 2000 and provides a full range of services, including investment banking (capital raising and M&A advisory), research, and institutional securities. Morgan Stanley facilitates transactions for both local and foreign institutional clients through its membership with the Taiwan Stock Exchange, the GreTai Securities Market and Taiwan Futures Exchange. Morgan Stanley Investment Management's funds are also distributed locally through a domestic master agent.

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