Morgan Stanley is a global financial services firm that provides investment banking, securities, investment and wealth management and credit services. It has a professional staff of more than 54,000 employees worldwide and operates over 600 offices in nearly 30 countries. The company provides a wide range of services, such as sales and trading, research, and investment banking and management. In addition, the company offers brokerage services that provide access to professionals who specialize in risk management and international operations. The firm clients include individual investors, companies, institutions and government agencies. Morgan Stanley, established in 1935, is located in San Jose, Calif.