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Morgan Stanley brokerage business continues to deliver

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While Morgan Stanley suffered the same bond-trading slump that afflicted rivals, the firm’s wealth management business carried it to improved profit last quarter. That division -- which Gorman made a central part of the bank’s future as a driving force behind the crisis-era acquisition of Citigroup’s Smith Barney brokerage - posted its third straight quarter of record pretax earnings.

Bloomberg - Morgan Stanley and Citi to go all clean

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Morgan Stanley and Citigroup have announced they will get all of their energy from renewables in a few years, another show of corporate support for climate action running counter to U.S. President Donald Trump’s view on the issue.

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London's Biggest Trading Floors

Hot on the heels of the announcement that JPMorgan has spurned Canary Wharf and has chosen the 'Square Mile' for its new European HQ (St Alphage House in London Wall), most of the interest centres around the fact that, of the 1 million square feet that makes up the new building, there will be four giant trading floors of some 72,000 square feet each.

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Morgan Stanley brokerage business continues to deliver

While Morgan Stanley suffered the same bond-trading slump that afflicted rivals, the firm’s wealth management business carried it to improved profit last quarter. That division -- which Gorman made a central part of the bank’s future as a driving force behind the crisis-era acquisition of Citigroup’s Smith Barney brokerage - posted its third straight quarter of record pretax earnings.

The World's Most Successful Traders In 2004 ?

We all know that whereas M&A was once King, the torch has now passed to the trading boys. Well, Trader Monthly magazine recently published its second annual list of the world's most successful traders (for 2004). The magazine has estimated what each trader makes by speaking to hundreds of industry sources, and sometimes the traders themselves. Because it is difficult to get a precise number, an earnings range has been applied against each trader's name. Here are the guys at the Top of that list:

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Morgan Stanley brokerage business continues to deliver

While Morgan Stanley suffered the same bond-trading slump that afflicted rivals, the firm’s wealth management business carried it to improved profit last quarter. That division -- which Gorman made a central part of the bank’s future as a driving force behind the crisis-era acquisition of Citigroup’s Smith Barney brokerage - posted its third straight quarter of record pretax earnings.