IFRS 17: Insurance Contracts

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Course Overview

This intensive, highly practical three-day program will provide attendees with all the tools they need to be effective, impactful and influential the IFRS 17 implementation for insurance companies. Each day will involve input and practice and will conclude with a full exercise to ensure the IFRS 17 knowledge is well understood and participants will be able to apply it in their work environment.

Key Takeaways

Understand the requirements for transition to IFRS 9 Financial Instruments for insurance companies
Understand the transition requirements in IFRS 17
Analyze the presentation and disclosure requirements in the financial statements
Understand the changes in IFRS 17 from the current IFRS 4 Insurance Contracts
Appreciate the accounting methodology prescribed in IFRS 17 and evaluate its impact on the financial statements

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Course Outline

Day 1
→ Introductions, group dynamics and getting to know you
→ General Model / Building Block Approach (BBA)
→ Fulfillment Cash Flows
→ Risk Adjustment
→ Confidence level techniques
→ Cost of Capital method
→ Coverage Units
→ Contractual Service Margin
→ Cohorts
→ Reinsurance contact issues and held
→ Insurance contract boundaries
→ IFRS 17 Reporting
Day 2
→ OCI option
• IFRS 9 vs IFS 17
→ Full Retrospective Approach
→ Modified Retrospective Approach
→ Fair Value Approach
→ Variable Fee Approach
• Explanation
• Examples
• Exercise
→ Premium Allocation Approach (PAA)
→ PAA Materiality assessment
→ PAA vs general model
Day 3
→ Onerous contracts
→ Onerous contracts test
→ Onerous contracts at recognition
→ Acquisition costs
→ Acquisition cost accounting
→ Implementation considerations
→ IFRS 17 vs Solvency II
Case study

Who Should Attend?

This highly practical and interactive course has been specifically designed for
Anyone who needs to advance their competences in IFRS 17 for their current or future role to an advanced level.


What language will the course be taught in and what level of English do I need to take part in an LEORON training program?
Most of our public courses are delivered in English language. You need to be proficient in English to be able to fully participate in the workshop and network with other delegates. For in-house courses we have the capability to train in Arabic, Dutch, German and Portuguese.
Are LEORON Public courses certified by an official body/organization?
LEORON Institute partners with 20+ international bodies and associations.We also award continuing professional development credits (CPE/PDUs) for:1. NASBA (National Association of State Boards of Accountancy) 2. Project Management Institute PDUs 3. CISI credits 4. GARP credits 5. HRCI recertification credits 6. SHRM recertification credits
What is the deadline for registering to a public course?
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What does the course fee cover?
The course fee covers a premium training experience in a 5-star hotel, learning materials, lunches & refreshments, and for some courses, the certification fee and membership with the accrediting bodies.
Does LEORON give discounts?
Yes, we can provide discounts for group bookings. If you would like to discuss a discount on a corporate level, we will be happy to talk to you.


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