Singapore/Hong Kong, 15 December 2020 – Moody’s Analytics has won Data Provider of the Year and Best Solution in Capital & Liquidity Modelling, and was highly commended in the Credit Risk Modelling category, in the 3rd Regulation Asia Awards for Excellence 2020 in an online ceremony on 15 December 2020.
As a data provider, Moody’s Analytics offers extensive data and analytical tools to help businesses make more informed decisions while meeting vital regulatory requirements. It boasts a complete data ecosystem that supplements credit analysis, addresses regulatory challenges, and offers augmented datasets for risk analysis.
Clients benefit from Moody’s Analytics’ unique datasets that include economic data, consumer and commercial credit data, publicly rated credit data, public and private firm credit and financial data, commercial real estate data, financial data, entity data, and more. The range and depth of these datasets demonstrably improve the performance of clients’ models, backfill missing data to resolve gaps, and make better, faster decisions.
Moody’s Analytics also runs several data consortia for data sharing and portfolio risk benchmarking through its Data Alliance portal, covering asset classes including commercial real estate, project finance, asset finance, and agriculture, to name a few. It also offers proven data products for IFRS 9/IFRS 17/CECL, stress testing, loan origination models, and more. A suite of web-based tools is also available for financial institutions to visualise, query, and benchmark against this data.
In the Capital & Liquidity Modelling category, Moody’s Analytics emerged as the clear winner for delivering a comprehensive suite of cost-effective off-the-shelf and customised tools to support financial institutions with capital and liquidity modelling and stress-testing worldwide.
The firm’s ALM solution offers integrated asset and liability management, funds transfer pricing, liquidity risk management, market risk and Value at Risk, and business and regulatory reporting – delivering a service that allows financial institutions to understand and effectively manage and forecast their regulatory liquidity risk as well as internal liquidity risk. Meanwhile, the Moody’s Analytics Stress Testing Solution delivers asset-class specific loss estimation models, and a suite of forward-looking macroeconomic scenarios.
“Moody’s Analytics stands out for its powerful out of the box capability that can be deployed fast and is highly responsive to local regulations, national discretions and specific regulatory reporting requirements,” remarked one judge on the awards panel. “Clearly a lot if investment has gone into this series of packages. A worthy winner.”
In the highly-competitive Credit Risk Modelling category, Moody’s Analytics was highly commended for its RiskCalc and CreditEdge solutions, which help financial institutions easily assess the credit risk of various types of institutions. RiskCalc helps clients assess the credit risk of private firms, commercial banks, projects seeking finance, and insurance companies, while CreditEdge offers a means for measuring the credit risk of public entities, sovereigns, and bonds globally.
About the Regulation Asia Awards for Excellence 2020
The Regulation Asia Awards for Excellence recognises financial institutions, technology companies, legal and consulting firms, exchanges and other players that have helped meet the challenges of the ever-changing and increasingly complex regulatory landscape in Asia Pacific. Each year, submissions are diligently evaluated and award winners selected by a panel of industry experts serving as judges.
The full list of award winners is available here.
About Regulation Asia
Regulation Asia is the leading source for actionable regulatory intelligence for Asia Pacific markets. With over 8,500 subscribers, including regulatory bodies, exchanges, banks, asset managers and service providers, Regulation Asia plays a key role in shaping the regulatory agenda.