Morgan Stanley Smith Barney

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Great internship that provided me with the insight of a FA.

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Current Employee - Financial Advisor Intern in Lutherville Timonium, MD
Current Employee - Financial Advisor Intern in Lutherville Timonium, MD

I have been working at Morgan Stanley Smith Barney as an intern (less than an year)

Pros

Good environment to work in.

Cons

Hours could potentially be very long

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Promote teaming up within the office

Recommends
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    Excellent firm, If you have what it takes

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    Current Employee - Financial Advisor Associate in Cincinnati, OH
    Current Employee - Financial Advisor Associate in Cincinnati, OH

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley Smith Barney full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    - Fair compensation
    - Lots of freedom, with little managerial oversight
    - Vast array of resources

    Cons

    - Difficult to be successful if you're not a self-starter
    - Regulatory requirements can create roadblocks (industry problem though)
    - Pay can difficult to live off of if you have a family or

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Great learning experience

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    Former Employee - Private Wealth Management - Intern in San Antonio, TX
    Former Employee - Private Wealth Management - Intern in San Antonio, TX

    I worked at Morgan Stanley Smith Barney as an intern (more than an year)

    Pros

    - Very structured environment meant to help interns learn from the stock brokers.
    - Managed portfolios worth over $1,000,000
    - Sat in during meetings with clients

    Cons

    - Path to wealth management field is unclear
    - Stock brokers didn't really help educate for the licensing exams

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    - Help interns learn more about the licensing exam process
    - Offer more career paths and positions for interns

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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