Tag: Morgan Stanley

Ed Keller steps down as Head of Prime Brokerage at Morgan Stanley
June 10, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Morgan Stanley appoints several E*Trade executives to senior roles

It was also announced that Mike Murphy, head of brokerage services at E*Trade, will lead digital direct client service and Chris Larkin, E*trade’s head of trading, will oversee trading across the division. Additionally, Shane Mulron, who previously led institutional product and risk management for E*Trade, will lead business control and support. Last year, Morgan Stanley…

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Forex Weekly Look Back
May 28, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Forex Weekly Look Back: HSBC winds down US retail banking business, Playtech to sell Finalto for $210 million

The governor of the Bank of Korea suggested that cryptocurrency trades from South Korean citizens are a potential threat to the country’s financial system. Increased trading of virtual assets – known for their volatile pricing – is threatening to leave the nation’s financial system at risk of instability, according to the Governor of the Bank…

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February 21, 2020 BY Valentina Kirilova

Morgan Stanley buying E*Trade in $13bn deal

Wall Street giant Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) announced on Thursday that it will acquire E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: ETFC), a financial services company and pioneer in the online brokerage industry, in an all-stock transaction valued at approximately $13 billion. E*TRADE stockholders will receive 1.0432 Morgan Stanley shares for each E*TRADE share, which represents per share…

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September 13, 2018 BY Mariela Naydenova

Morgan Stanley is "thinking" of a Bitcoin derivative product

After Goldman Sachs was said to launch a cryptocurrency trading desk this summer, which did not happen, now, another major US investment bank is on the "hunt" for creating a Bitcoin derivative product. Morgan Stanley is rumoured to be eyeing price return swaps that are actually tied to the "people's currency". As the price return…

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