Morgan Stanley & Co.

1585 Broadway,
New York, New York 10036
United States,
(212) 761-4000
www.morganstanley.com

Morgan Stanley is a global financial services firm that provides its products and services to a large and diversified group of clients and customers, including corporations, governments, financial institutions and individuals. Morgan Stanley's business segments include institutional securities, wealth management, and investment management. Morgan Stanley was formed in 1924 and is based in New York, New York.

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Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 1 - - - - - 1
vol $745M $745M
Sell (0.6/yr) # 5 2 - 1 - - 8
vol $10.7B $10.7B
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Largest Van Kampen Investments, Inc.
$745M (1996-07-01)
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Largest Quilter Holdings Ltd.
$8.9B (2007-03-01)

According to our data here at Mergr, Morgan Stanley has acquired 1 company. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms. It has also divested 8 assets.

Morgan Stanley’s largest acquisition to date was in 1996, when it acquired Van Kampen Investments for $745M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2007, when it sold Quilter Holdings to Citigroup for $8.9B. Morgan Stanley has acquired in 1 US state. The Company’s most targeted sectors include financial services (100%).

When analyzing the financial services sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 532 financial services companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 24 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 2 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic financial services acquirer over the past 3 years is AFH Financial Group, with 11 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the financial services sector over the past 3 years is Stone Point Capital LLC with 5 platform acquisitions.

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