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Moody’s Analytics has been voted the #1 organization in the Center for Financial Professionals (CeFPro) Fintech Leaders 2022 report.
Moody’s Analytics has earned the top ranking in the greatest number of categories (five) of any company:
• #1: Overall Fintech Ecosystem
• #1: Balance Sheet Risk
• #1: Credit Risk
• #1: Model Risk
• #1: Stress Testing
As a result of these wins, Moody’s Analytics increases its ranking from #2 last year to #1 in the report’s “Top 30 Overall Ecosystem Rankings”. For the full report, findings and rankings visit www.fintech-leaders.com
“Moody’s Analytics success reflects its commitment to the advancement of financial technology across a host of fintech areas, plus their recent acquisition of firms that support and enhance their offerings, places them in a unique position,” said Andreas Simou, managing director at CeFPro. “Moody’s Analytics has a broad range of financial intelligence and analytical tools and is well placed to take advantage in the fintech arena, which is expected to grow exponentially.”
What set Moody’s Analytics apart from the competition, contributing to its rise to first place as overall ecosystem Fintech Leaders, was its high placement in several categories. Moody’s Analytics ranked highly in areas such as Advanced Analytics, Compliance Reporting and Regulatory Reporting. Moody’s Analytics were referenced in more categories than most organizations, achieving a category weighted score to aid their overall rise.
In addition, the written comments from survey respondents, as well as some of the Fintech Leaders Advisory Board members, clearly indicated that Moody’s Analytics is investing significantly in the growth and expansion of the fintech sector. Acquisitions have also aided the expansion over the last 12 months in areas that Moody’s Analytics has a strong presence as well as emerging, such as climate risk and ESG.
The fintech arena is rapidly evolving. Covid-19 has had a major impact on the fintech industry. In some cases, accelerating trends already in place – such as payments, digital and mobile services – and in other instances lowering immediate expectations – such as the use AI.
“While uncertainty is likely to persist, Moody’s Analytics is well positioned to help its customers meet the challenges of evolving markets with confidence,” added Andreas Simou.
Developed through rigorous methodology that reflects the views and opinions of the industry, CeFPro's International Fintech Leaders Report is supported by the insights and opinions of its 60+ Fintech Leaders Advisory Board members from many leading international financial institutions and organizations.
CeFPro’s research and analysis team surveyed about 2,000 finance, technology, operations, risk, legal and compliance processionals, examining key opportunities, threats, obstacles, investment priorities and challenges of fintech within financial services. These 2,000 ‘end-users’ also voted on the leading organizations across multiple categories, forming the basis of the category rankings.
About Center for Financial Professionals CeFPro®
The Center for Financial Professionals (CeFPro®) is an international research organization and the focal point for financial risk professionals to advance through renowned thought-leadership, knowledge sharing, unparalleled networking, industry solutions and lead generation. CeFPro is driven by and dedicated to high quality and reliable primary market research. It is this market research that allows us to provide an excellent portfolio of peer-to-peer conferences, live interactive webinars, industry led content and a membership area for the industry to connect.
About Moody’s Analytics
Moody’s Analytics provides financial intelligence and analytical tools to help business leaders make better, faster decisions. Our deep risk expertise, expansive information resources, and innovative application of technology help our clients confidently navigate an evolving marketplace. We are known for our industry-leading and award-winning solutions, made up of research, data, software, and professional services, assembled to deliver a seamless customer experience. We create confidence in thousands of organizations worldwide, with our commitment to excellence, open mindset approach, and focus on meeting customer needs. For more information about Moody’s Analytics, visit our website or connect with us on Twitter and LinkedIn.
Moody's Analytics, Inc. is a subsidiary of Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO). Moody's Corporation reported revenue of $5.4 billion in 2020, employs over 13,000 people worldwide and maintains a presence in more than 40 countries.