M/04/027 – Morgan Stanley / Barra

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Transaction details

proposal whereby Morgan Stanley would acquire 100% of Barra Inc. (“Barra”) Following completion of the transaction, Morgan Stanley proposes to merge Barra with Morgan Stanley Capital International Inc (MSCI), a company in which Morgan Stanley has a 90% equity interest.

Notification date Decision date
Tuesday May 4, 2004 Thursday, June 3, 2004
Parties Involved Business activities
Morgan Stanley

provider of global financial services for individual, institutional and investment banking clients.


providing risk management systems and services to managers of portfolio investment risk.

Economic sector Media merger
Financial / Risk Management Services No
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Current status: Completed
Preliminary investigation (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details


Media enquiries: MKC Communications: 01 7038600

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