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MORGAN STANLEY INSTITUTIONAL FUND TRUST

522 Fifth Avenue

New York, New York 10036

 

VIA EDGAR

 

October 8, 2013

 

Securities and Exchange Commission

100 F Street, N.E.

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

Re:                             Morgan Stanley Institutional Fund Trust

File Nos. 2-89729; 811-3980

 

Ladies and Gentlemen:

 

On behalf of Morgan Stanley Institutional Fund Trust (“Registrant”), we hereby submit for filing pursuant to Rule 497(e) under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, exhibits containing interactive data format risk/return summary information for the Registrant. These exhibits contain the risk/return summary information in the prospectus for the Registrant dated January 31, 2013. The purpose of this filing is to submit the XBRL information from the 497(e) filing dated September 17, 2013 for the Registrant.

 

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me at 212.296.6983 (tel.) or 646.452.4799 (fax).

 

 

 

Very truly yours,

 

 

 

/s/ Tara A. Farrelly

 

Tara A. Farrelly

 

Assistant Secretary

 

 

Enclosures

 

cc: Stefanie V. Chang Yu, Esq.

 

 


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