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    Metin Epözdemir

    Metin Epözdemir helps European and African banks with design and implementation of credit risk, stress testing, capital management, and credit loss accounting solutions.

    Metin Epözdemir has more than 20 years of experience in finance, credit, risk management, and technology solutions. He is also the voice of the customer for Moody’s Analytics Product Development and Advisory Services teams, assisting them with product roadmaps and development priorities. Metin is responsible for providing risk and finance integration expertise across solutions, products, and services offered by Moody's Analytics in Europe and Africa.

    education
    Bogazici University, Istanbul: Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering
    certifications
    • CFA
    Expertise
    solutions

    Current Expected Credit Loss Model (CECL): Moody’s Analytics provides tools for the most crucial aspects of the expected loss impairment model, with robust solutions to aggregate data, calculate expected credit losses, and derive and report provisions.

    Stress Testing: Moody’s Analytics helps financial institutions develop collaborative, auditable, repeatable, and transparent stress testing programs to meet regulatory demands.

    IFRS 9: Moody’s Analytics offers a modular, flexible, and comprehensive IFRS 9 impairment solution that facilitates banks’ efforts to calculate and manage capital set asides for these provisions.

    TOPICS

    Loss Accounting: IFRS 9: Recognition of loss allowance for financial assets, based on expected credit losses.

    Loss Accounting: CECL: New credit loss accounting standard that replaces the current ALLL accounting standard.

    Stress Testing: Gauge of how certain stressors will affect a company, industry, or specific portfolio.

    Published Work
    Representative Projects

    Metin advised numerous financial institutions in addressing key credit risk and regulatory issues, such as credit risk quantification and stress testing, in addition to implementing loss provisioning standards such as IFRS 9 and CECL.