Morgan Stanley to Donate ¥100 Million to Japanese Red Cross Society

New York —

Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) announced today that it will donate ¥100 million (US $1.2 million) to the Japanese Red Cross Society to assist with recovery efforts throughout the country.

James Gorman, President and CEO of Morgan Stanley, said, “Our thoughts remain with the people of Japan – especially our Japan-based employees and their families.  We stand ready to support them and our clients in any way possible.”

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