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Best place to work, great team and overall good self development.
Product Controller (Former Employee) –  MumbaiFebruary 6, 2018
 Perform daily reconciliation of the Risk systems. Investigating and resolving P&L breaks on daily basis including corporate actions, P&L attribution and bookings issues.
 Prepare daily TD+1 P&L reports for distribution to the business unit and finance managers for review.
 Liaising with various stakeholders like the BU, Ops and IT teams to address booking issues and day to day queries.
 Understand the risk & reporting systems and contribute to enhancing the control environment.
 Preparing day one PNL of structured deals and escalate in case of any booking issues.
 Following up with Valuations team to certify deals traded on uncertified models.
 Preparing weekly reports to determine drivers and risk moves of the underliers at book level and substantiating the P&L with related commentaries.
 Ensuring the company and regulator policies are adhered.
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Overall Learning is good
Analyst (Current Employee) –  Mumbai, MaharashtraJanuary 30, 2018
Lots of projects and constant growth of your knowledge. Opportunities are good.People are really helpful and you can express of what you feel is wrong freely
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good work
Research Analyst (Former Employee) –  Mumbai, MaharashtraJanuary 28, 2018
nice team and good learning. great scope. day starts early. good management team. freedom of work. nice research focus. can focus on research well . would reco
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Good Place to work in Banking domain. Good project good clients
Principal Consultant (Former Employee) –  Uttar PradeshJanuary 26, 2018
Good Place to work in Retail Banking domain. Have flexible work timing. Good work and life balance. Well manage process oriented company have Check and balance in very state of project.
Pros
Have few legacy stable applications.
Cons
Good work envirnment
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Good work culture
Manager (Current Employee) –  Mumbai, MaharashtraJanuary 24, 2018
Work culture is nice and professional. Management is helpful in nature, stakeholders management is a key to survive in MS. Work life balance is very good, they need to improve on systems and automations.
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Great Worklife Balance
Product Control (Former Employee) –  Mumbai, MaharashtraJanuary 21, 2018
Great Work life Balance. Management very much professional. Work profile very specific to a particular area hence leaves less scope for understanding the overall frame of things in which we are contributing.
Pros
Work life balance
Cons
Less value addition to knowledge
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like any investment bank
Senior Manager (Former Employee) –  Mumbai, MaharashtraJanuary 19, 2018
good work,
huge amount of work
good pay
unlike young tech companies, workplace and flexibility are like old age companies
many times work on isolated tech stacks
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Satisfactory Job
Manager - Administration (Corporate Security) (Current Employee) –  Mumbai, MaharashtraJanuary 15, 2018
I am very satisfied with this job and I enjoy my work. The management is very supportive and good leaders. Working style for Morgan is very good and easy to adopt.
Pros
Very Good Performance Bonus
Cons
Long hours working sometimes
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Good company
VP (Current Employee) –  Banglore, KarnatakaJanuary 14, 2018
A decent company. Day start with supporting Tky Traders and operations with their IT and business operation issues.

I have learnt a lot of business concepts by working with business users, implemented a lot of Dev Ops and IT Operations projects.
Managed almost 40 people and understood the dynamics of people management.

Being a global lead, had to do a lot fo adjustment for dealing with US business users and other stakeholders as the timezone is different.
• Responsible for delivering best-in-class production support for Sales & Trading business users in Tky, HKG, London and NY regions (L2 &L3 teams)
• Own and manage number of regulatory, Infrastructure and BCP projects, stability reviews, problem management and automation projects
• Manage day-to-day Operations & Support liaising with Development, Infrastructure, and operations (3 VPS and 15+ managers reporting to me globally in this area. 30+ vendor team members working regionally under the leads)
• Saved around $1 million in infrastructure consolidation projects
• Owned and delivered Sybase, DB2, Autosys (R11) upgrade projects for the Sales business group
• Owned and managed the MiFID2 regulatory projects for the Sales group
• Responsible for effective engagement with key stakeholders in Sales & Trading Business, IT and governance areas
• Responsible for the buildup and management of FI team in India, Bangalore (Sales, Rates, SPG & Credit application management groups, 20 FTES got added in a period of 1 year)
• Chair the regular governance meeting with Sales COO team to improve the overall service to business
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• Head the global change review committee for Sales, Bigmac and TFA groups
• Maintain high quality event, incident, problem, change, release and knowledge management process by strictly following ITIL methodologies ((70% reduction in incidents and change related incidents in a period of 1.5 years)
• Own and manage all Infrastructure projects, Stability reviews, Problem management and automation projects
• Manage vendor aligned Support teams to ensure the day-to-day support operations get delivered to consistently high level
• Driven the build-up of a DevOps organization and worked with the team on testing and release automation projects
• Managed distributed computing systems using IBM cloud computing framework
• Lead and coordinate key service & relationship review meetings for Morgan & Vendor teams
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Better Place to work
Associate (Current Employee) –  MumbaiJanuary 6, 2018
As a part of Multinational Investment Bank the hardest part is the cultural barrier but the employee oversight makes it easier plus the management support. The culture the company thrives on Diversity is appreciated & scope of learning across region professionally& personally (Culture) is always there & it makes day to day easier 7 worth learning.
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Decent place to work for
Analyst ( Finance & operation ) (Former Employee) –  Mumbai, MaharashtraDecember 17, 2017
It is a decent place to work for but the nature of the work is pretty routine. You can bring out your ideas and ways for improvement and you get recognition for it.
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Interesting work place
Test Engineer (Former Employee) –  Pune, MaharashtraDecember 4, 2017
It is very good work place to work and enhance skills.
They allow trainings to improve skills, knowledge.
Also proves services for learning.provides all facilities for employees.
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Great Place to Learn and Contribute
Spring Intern (Former Employee) –  Bengaluru, KarnatakaNovember 27, 2017
Morgan Stanley is a great place for freshers to enter. They have a training for 4 months that covers several interesting topics after which each employee has a chance to choose the team they want to get into. It is a nice place to learn as well as contribute to the growth of the company.
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Fun workplace
Senior Associate (Hedge Funds) (Former Employee) –  India (Mumbai)November 25, 2017
people and work focussed
professionalism
respect and integrity
performance based
people treated fairly
nice co curricular activities.
timeliness
provides opportunities
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Very good learning environment for freshers. Vast number of opportunities. Open door policy management.
Senior Analyst (Former Employee) –  Mumbai, MaharashtraNovember 13, 2017
I joined as a fresher and I learnt so much. Everyday I go to work I learn something new. What I enjoyed the most was the interaction with different silos and the openness and transparency the firm has and its people.
Pros
Approachable Management, People centric
Cons
Long hours, Scale of increase in pay
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Productive and Creative workplace
ANALYST (Former Employee) –  Mumbai, IndiaOctober 28, 2017
Morgan Stanley is an amazing place to work at. It gave me the opportunity to communicate with people all around the world, understand their needs and delivering a solution to their issues or their needs. The most enjoyable part of the job was that the entire team that I was a part of was like a family, we had each others back. I learnt how to work on different systems or on different interfaces, Enhanced my communication skills, Team work, achieving targets.
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Provides enough support to employees
Sr. Associate (Former Employee) –  Mumbai, IndiaOctober 12, 2017
Provides enough support to employees and always values their thoughts & ideas. It is one of the favourite organisations among employees and also provides growth opportunity
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Senior Associate (Former Employee) –  Mumbai, MaharashtraOctober 9, 2017
Excellent place to work with excellent management and colleagues. The salary is as per normal standards. The extra benefits are not much.

The work culture is a little off.
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Productive and fun work place
Senior Manager (Current Employee) –  Mumbai, MaharashtraOctober 7, 2017
One of the best Financial banks in India to work .

Day starts as per your shifts . A dynamic approach and culture is followed across the firm . Mangement is very well aligned towards employees and is easily reachable .
Pros
flexibility, open culture
Cons
long hours
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executive
Associate (Former Employee) –  Mumbai, MaharashtraSeptember 26, 2017
big company,
your a small fish in a big tank.
its a place where you can get lost, lots of managers few executives.
start can be shaky. but if u hold your guards you will get through.
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