Kevin Cooper joined Morgan Stanley in Boca Raton, Fla. He has had $1.6 million in yearly production and prior assets of $400 million, and now reports to complex manager Bert White.
The Ryan Group — John Ryan, David Nelson, James Gallagher and Philip Martinho – came on board Morgan Stanley in Shrewsbury, N.J. The team, which now reports to branch manager Todd Sacks, has combined production of $2.84 million and prior assets of $350 million.
In mid-January, Morgan Stanley — which is led by James Gorman — said it would cut 1,600 jobs, mainly in its investment banking and other institutional-services operations in the United States and overseas.