Summary

Morgan Stanley is a financial holding company that offers institutional securities, wealth management, and investment management services through its subsidiaries. Its institutional securities and wealth management solutions include lending, investment banking, sales and trading, brokerage and investment advisory, wealth and financial planning, banking and retirement planning, and insurance. Investment management comprises private market investment solutions covering asset classes such as private credit, private equity, infrastructure, and private real estate markets. It serves high-net-worth and ultra-high-net-worth individuals, SMEs, corporations, financial institutions, and government organizations through branches and online portals in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia Pacific. The company is headquartered in New York, US.

Morgan Stanley launched its Global In-House Center in India to support the group’s global businesses across institutional securities, wealth management, and investment management. For wealth management, the team developed its proprietary technology, Next Best Action, which leverages machine learning and predictive analytics technologies to offer customized investment strategies and enhance client engagement.

To expand its technology offerings, strengthen its consulting capabilities, and address ad-hoc client requirements, Morgan Stanley has been making multiple digital-based acquisitions, especially in the areas of automation, the cloud, AI, analytics, IoT, and digital engineering.

This report provides insights into Morgan Stanley’s digital transformation strategies and digital innovation programs. It also gives an overview of its technology initiatives, covering investments, partnerships, and acquisitions, as well as insights on each initiative including technology theme, objective, and benefits. In addition, the report includes details of the company’s estimated ICT budgets.


Scope

  • Morgan Stanley is exploring technologies including AI, machine learning, big data, blockchain, robo-advice, and the cloud to provide enhanced wealth management services, achieve operational efficiencies, and minimize fraud.
  • Morgan Stanley is banking on AI and machine learning technology to improve its wealth and asset management operations and other operational processes. It is using machine learning to understand its clients’ needs and drive actionable insights for them.
  • Morgan Stanley’s technology business unit focuses on establishing partnerships with technology startups and entrepreneurs to accelerate tech innovation and provide emerging technology solutions and services for clients.
  • As part of its Client Strategy Group, Morgan Stanley introduced its Multicultural Innovation Lab accelerator to support financial inclusion and enable technology startups to access funding, investors, and resources, as well as scale their business.




Reasons To Buy

  • Gain insights into Morgan Stanley’s fintech operations.
  • Gain insights into its digital strategies and innovation initiatives.
  • Gain insights into its technology themes under focus.
  • Gain insights into its various partnerships.