Awards for Distinction 2023 – Best Private Bank – Integrated Platform

Best Private Bank Integrated Platform


Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management Asia

Best Private Bank – Integrated Platform

Vincent Chui

Head of wealth management, Asia Pacific
Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management Asia

We are proud to be awarded Best Private Bank – Integrated Platform. Heading into another challenging investment backdrop, Asia-based UHNWs will partner with toptier financial institutions with strong balance
sheets and global integrated platforms offering institutional standard solutions to address their private banking needs.

Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management Asia, in partnership with Investment Banking, Capital Markets, Sales and Trading, Research, Investment Management and US Wealth Management, is well placed to address these complex needs. Our business model and operating philosophy revolve around One Integrated Platform. One Firm Solution.

We are pleased APB once again recognised our integrated platform culture, model and practices and highlighted our differentiated Integrated Platform in Asia’s private banking industry.

What was behind the judges’ decision?

  • The bank’s dedicated Strategic Advisory Solutions team continues to lead the way in the regional market to drive cooperation between private banking, investment banking, and global capital markets. Among the most notable strengths of Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management Asia’s integrated platform offering are its Investment Financing Group, providing its UHNW clientele with a single point of contact for liquidity and monetisation, as well as tailored financing solutions to meet specific requirements at a duration of up to 10 years
  • Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management Asia continued to bolster its investment management platform during the period under review for the Awards for Distinction 2023. Enhancements include a broader array of alternative investment products, as well as implementing a new omnibus account for hedge fund subscriptions
  • The lender has poured more resources into its asset planning services as it refines its position as a holistic provider of end to-end wealth solutions for Asia Pacific UHNWIs.
    During the period under awards consideration, Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management expanded its family office planning, trust and estate planning, and insurance planning practices with the addition of new service providers and a broader scope of insurance products

What we said

“For the fifth year running at Asian Private Banker’s Awards for Distinction, Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management Asia has proved that it is the undisputed market leader when it comes to leveraging a broad suite of global, institutional-grade capabilities including investment content and securities research, financing, investment banking and capital markets,” said Daniel Shane, editor of Asian Private Banker.

“For its UHNW clientele in Hong Kong and Singapore, Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management Asia delivers the same content, access and services that the bank’s biggest institutional clients receive. In 2023, the bank continued to improve and refine all it offers through its integrated platform in the region, including beefing up its coverage of regional equity markets to specially curated private market investments to market-leading thought leadership at client events and conferences.

“The entire Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management Asia integrated platform proposition is polished off with one of the most highly-respected banking brands in the business, with a rock solid balance sheet, robust credit rating and capital ratios.”

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