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    Trevor Howes

    IFRS 17 technical advisor; AXIS actuarial modeling system expert; extensive experience in life insurance and life reinsurance, with focus on modeling, valuation, and financial reporting

    Trevor Howes helps Moody’s Analytics advise clients on the implications of IFRS 17, US GAAP TI, and other accounting and capital frameworks, and develops and communicates technical materials for client, prospect, and public use. His expertise extends to related subjects including model risk, model governance, model efficiency, and model management. 

    University of Waterloo: B.Math, Actuarial Science
    • Fellow of The Canadian Institute of Actuaries (FCIA)
    • Fellow of the Society of Actuaries (FSA)
    • Member of the American Academy of Actuaries (MAAA)
    International Financial Reporting Standard (IFRS) 17: Insurance Contracts

    IFRS 17 Insurance Contracts: The Moody’s Analytics suite of software solutions, models, content, and services helps support the new requirements of IFRS 17 Insurance Contracts.

    Moody's Analytics | Regulatory Capital

    Regulatory Capital : Moody’s Analytics insurance regulatory capital solutions help insurers comply with Solvency II and other similar regulatory regimes.

    Moody's Analytics | Asset Liability Mangement

    Insurance Asset and Liability Management : Moody's Analytics insurance asset and liability management (ALM) solution provide scenario-based asset and liability modeling for insurers.


    Financial Reporting and Accounting: Accounting field concerned with financial transaction summary, analysis, and reporting.

    Liability Valuation: Process of valuing a company's liabilities for financial reporting purposes.

    Regulatory Capital: Amount of capital financial institutions must hold as required by financial regulators.

    Published Work

    IFRS 17: Sharing the load

    IFRS 17 will require a collaborative approach to ensure that the new calculations, underlying processes and systems are a joint actuarial and accounting responsibility.

    September 2018

    Actuarial Models in an IFRS 17 World

    Compliance with the IFRS 17 standard promises to bring the greatest disruption ever seen to insurers' financial reporting systems and processes, by forcing companies to integrate actuarial models deeply within reporting processes.

    April 2018