NEWS | For Immediate Release
LONDON, December 18, 2018 – Moody’s Analytics, a leading provider of financial intelligence, announced today that its technology has been selected by Belfius, a major bank insurer in Belgium. Belfius is using the Moody’s Analytics RiskIntegrity™ IFRS 17 solution to make the transition from their current insurance accounting frameworks to the new International Financial Reporting Standard (IFRS 17) that becomes effective for the 2022 reporting year.
The Moody’s Analytics RiskIntegrity IFRS 17 solution helps insurance entities of any size to meet the new reporting challenges. It integrates seamlessly with existing infrastructure, connecting data, models, systems, and processes between actuarial and accounting functions.
“Our decision to work with Moody’s Analytics followed an extensive trial of the Moody’s Analytics RiskIntegrity IFRS 17 solution to prove it was the appropriate solution to integrate with our current actuarial and accounting systems,” said Lies Gevaert, Chief Accountant at Belfius. “We are confident that Moody’s Analytics has the expertise and experience required to help us implement IFRS 17.”
“This new relationship furthers our commitment to the global insurance market, and in particular for the IFRS 17 accounting standard, a new and challenging area for insurers,” said Christophe Burckbuchler, Head of Insurance Strategy and IFRS 17 Solutions at Moody’s Analytics. “We have already successfully collaborated with Belfius on several projects and we are delighted to be supporting Belfius with their IFRS 17 project ahead of the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) deadline.”
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