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Morgan Stanley Interview Questions

Updated Jan 17, 2018
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    IED Interview

    Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Morgan Stanley (New York, NY).

    Interview

    Apply through on campus interview. 3 rounds in total. Final round with 3 back and back interviews. In generally, the process took around 1 month. First round typically with a associate and then second interview with a VP or ED.

    Interview Questions


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    Wealth Management Summer Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Morgan Stanley.

    Interview

    4 interviews at super day. 1 technical – what's the current price of oil, what's going on in the markets etc, 1 case study, 2 behavioral. Know current events and be well-informed and outgoing.

    Interview Questions

    • Where's the S&P 500 at? What do you do to keep up with the markets?   Answer Question
  3.  

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Morgan Stanley.

    Interview

    Phone Interview- very relaxed, interviewer was very nice, took about 20min, just to get to know candidate and decide who gets second round interview
    10 minutes of me answering questions, 10 minutes of me asking interviewer questions

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  4. Helpful (7)  

    Quantitative Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Morgan Stanley.

    Interview

    The telephone interview allows both interviewee and interviewer to be in a more relaxed state. The interviewer can use the relaxed state to better gauge the interviewee, and pick up on things that may be disguised during the more formal interview process.

    Interview Questions

    • Q1. resume-related questions: research, programming, statistics, mathematical nance,
      linear regression and data analysis.

      Q2. At a railway station, the probability that a train appears within 30 minutes is
      99:999%, what is the probability that the train appears within 10 minutes?   1 Answer

  5.  

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Morgan Stanley.

    Interview

    Online application with 2 different assessments, Phone interview with talaent acquisition team, online interview using Hirevue, business plan, and meetings with local management. This is a very rigorous and lengthy application process.

    Interview Questions


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    Capital Markets Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    2 phone screens, 1 super day. All super day interviews were 1 on 1 and lasted about 20 minutes. After the interview, my school's alumni brought me in to another room 6 on 1 and asked me about the process. Be prepared for this part as well.

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me about this spelling error on your resume. (No spelling error).   1 Answer

  7. Helpful (1)  

    Technology Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Morgan Stanley.

    Interview

    First Interview: I applied for Business Analyst and she started asking me coding questions. I kept repeating it is for Business Analyst and I have some programming experience which I don't remeber of. But everytime she asked questions on coding.

    Interview Questions

    • Describe a technical problem you solved? How you solved it?   Answer Question
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    Financial Advisor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Birmingham, AL
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at Morgan Stanley (Birmingham, AL).

    Interview

    The interview process was very extensive and a little on the crazy side. First thing they will have you do is take a couple personality test which took longer than i expected.

    Interview Questions

    • When was a time where I struggled to meet sales quotas.   1 Answer

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    Operations Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Baltimore, MD
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took a week. I interviewed at Morgan Stanley (Baltimore, MD).

    Interview

    One one-on-one on-campus interview and 2 one-on-one interviews in their office with a group exercise. In the group exercise they look for leaders, so if you are uncomfortable with being a visible leader, you must show some type of leadership.

    Interview Questions


  10.  

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Morgan Stanley.

    Interview

    Multiple choice exam---> 3 phone interviews --> 1 phone interview---> Interviewed with two teams on site--->Offer. The exam was very difficult but I don't think the teams that recruited me ultimately looked at it.

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