Morgan Stanley: Revenue rose to $8.6 billion, from $8.5 billion a year ago, following a 25 per cent increase in sales from investment banking and a 5 per cent gain in the wealth management business. Photograph: Peter Foley/Bloomberg

Morgan Stanley capped off what has proved to be a better than expected earnings period for Wall Street by unveiling a 46 per cent jump in second-quart(...)

Morgan Stanley, owner of the world’s largest brokerage, received more than 90,000 applications for its summer program for analysts and associates. Mo(...)

Morgan Stanley reported a surprise 9 per cent increase in fixed-income trading revenue. Photograph: Reuters/Mike Blake

Morgan Stanley posted a jump in first-quarter trading revenue while Goldman Sachs’s dropped, the first such divergence in two years. Mor(...)

Morgan Stanley, which has been working to reduce its risk-weighted assets to below $200 billion by 2016, said it would now aim to reach that target by 2015.  Photograph: Peter Foley/Bloomberg

Morgan Stanley rolled forward its plan to reduce its risky assets as the Wall Street bank focuses on generating a higher return on equity, a measure (...)

James Gorman, chairman and chief executive officer of Morgan Stanley.  Photograph: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

Morgan Stanley’s third-quarter revenue jumped 50 per cent, helping adjusted earnings beat expectations, as higher income from equities sales and tradi(...)

Birr’s Michael Verney and Peter Healion of Kilcormac/Killoughey battle for the ball during the Offaly SHC final. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Kilcormac-Killoughey 1-21 Birr 1-14: The intuition that a high scoring match would suit defending champions Kilcormac was borne out in yesterday’s Off(...)

Morgan Stanley’s results concluded a strong quarter, with banks including Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan Chase also reporting higher-than-expected profits. Photograph: Mario Tama/Getty Images

Morgan Stanley has reported that its second-quarter net income almost doubled to $980 million, sending its shares sharply higher and capping off a bum(...)

Colm Kelleher: credited with being part of the team that saved Morgan Stanley during the global financial crisis. Photograph: Peter Foley/Bloomberg

The Irish-born head of Morgan Stanley’s investment banking division Colm Kelleher rec(...)