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IFRS 17’s Contractual Service Margin – an actuarial or accounting issue?

Posted by Andrea Herbert

Our IFRS 17 experts are frequently finding themselves in an industry debate over where the responsibility and resolution of IFRS 17 regulatory compliance sits…is it an actuarial issue? Or accounting?

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Aptitude Software parent company, Microgen, named UK's top publicly quoted tech company by Megabuyte

Posted by Sarah Werner

We are thrilled to announce that Microgen, Aptitude Software's parent company, has been recognized as THE top publicly traded technology company in the UK according to rankings released by megabuyte. Microgen was also awarded the best performing...

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Lease accounting compliance: what to consider when choosing an IFRS 16/ASC 842 vendor

Posted by Andrea Herbert

The deadline for IFRS 16/ASC 842, the new lease accounting standards, is approaching fast, with public companies needing to be compliant for reporting periods after 15th December 2018 (ASC 842) or 1st January 2019 (IFRS 16.) Private companies...

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Inefficient financial planning and reporting

Posted by Meagan Mujushi

In this series on the decision making around supporting ASC 606 with revenue recognition automation software, the project manager assesses the last identified issue. The sixth issue faced at this growing company was being able to address the...

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Revenue Management in the Modern Finance Office

Posted by Meagan Mujushi

In today’s compliance and business climate, revenue management has moved from a minor back-office consideration to a strategic imperative. The interest in revenue management was on full display at our recent RevConnect 2018 conference. While the...

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Audit risks and the need to control errors and build for compliance

Posted by Meagan Mujushi

In this series on the decision making around supporting ASC 606 with revenue recognition automation software, the project manager assesses the fourth and fifth identified issues. The team continued focus on being risk adverse and taking the...

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Six Ways to Leverage Your ASC 606 Data for Revenue Management

Posted by Meagan Mujushi

Life after ASC 606/IFRS 15 implementation

The new revenue recognition standards (ASC 606/IFRS15) are pretty massive global accounting changes requiring significant resources to simply check the compliance box. No matter how you approached ASC 606...

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IFRS 17 Roadshow: Greetings from London!

Posted by Sarah Werner

The Power of Combined Minds

Like our previous roadshow events in Toronto & NYC, we welcomed a mix of finance leaders, accountants, actuaries, and advisors to discuss IFRS projects and considerations.

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Heavy reliance from finance on IT for system configuration

Posted by Meagan Mujushi

In this series on the decision making around supporting ASC 606 with revenue recognition automation software, the project manager assesses the third identified issue, the revenue teams heavy reliance on IT. With a single person assigned to manage...

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IFRS 17 Insights, Thoughts and Concerns from the Road

Posted by Sarah Werner

The Power of Combined Minds

Our theme of 'The Power of Combined Minds' was definitely evident in this week's IFRS 17 Roadshow Events in Toronto and New York City.  Finance, IT and Actuarial leaders from many global insurers listened intently to...

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Aptitude Software parent company, Microgen, named UK's top publicly quoted tech company by Megabuyte

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