Exploration of analysts’ current views on insurance accounting and their expectation on how things will change under IFRS 17.
Analysts’ views on how insurance accounting may change under IFRS 17.
However, quite apart from the implementation challenge, another crucial aspect is communicating the likely effects to the analyst and investor community so they are prepared and understand what they see.
To throw more light on this, we have carried out research amongst a representative sample of 20 analysts to gauge their views on current insurance accounting to understand their expectations of how things will change under IFRS 17.
Key findings and calls to action
We found that analysts are dissatisfied with current IFRS and see some significant likely benefits under IFRS 17. But they also have a number of uncertainties and potential concerns:
Has your organisation begun to plan a program of outreach and education for analysts and investors? Have you identified what their key areas of questioning and interest will be?
If you are an analyst or investor, how do your views and preoccupations over insurance accounting compare to those of your peers?
Download the report to learn valuable insights to help you to formulate your thinking.