IAS 1 'Presentation of financial statements'

Carillion plc Monitor

Carillion plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0708
Company covered: 
Carillion plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2016
Report issued on 18 July 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Restatement
Finalisation of business acquisition fair values including contingent consideration leads to change in goodwill.
Change
Revenue recognition under licensing agreements identified as a risk of material misstatement by the auditors.
New
Introduction of discussion on alternative performance measures.
Change
Non-recurring items including restructuring costs highlighted separately.
Pronouncements
Improved discussion on new standards covering leases, revenue from contracts with customers and financial instruments.
Change
Brexit identified as new risk factor within tabular disclosure of principal risks.

The Sage Group plc Monitor

The Sage Group plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0707
Company covered: 
The Sage Group plc
Period End: 
30 September, 2016
Report issued on 17 July 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Designation as "Exceptional (non-recurring) items" identified as a significant accounting and reporting matter in corporate governance report.
Change
'Changes in finance systems and processes' identified as a risk of material misstatement by auditors.
Pronouncements
Un-quantified disclosure added regarding impact of impending revenue recognition standard.
Change
Newly acquired 20.7% holding in investment accounted for as an associate using the equity method.
New
Flowchart added to directors remuneration report showing amended conditions attached to performance share plan.
New
Directors remuneration report enhanced by inclusion of remuneration at a glance section.

William Hill PLC Monitor

William Hill PLC Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0705
Company covered: 
William Hill PLC
Period End: 
27 December, 2016
Report issued on 11 July 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Income statement format altered to highlight adjustments to statutory results other than exceptional items.
Change
Newly recognised financial instruments categorised in line with IAS 39.
Change
Detailed breakdown of fair value of assets and liabilities in respect of a 100% business acquisition.
Change
Identification of "transformation programme" as a new principal risk factor.
Restatement
Segment reporting restated following merger of "Telephone" and "Online" segments.

The Paragon Group Companies PLC Monitor

The Paragon Group Companies PLC Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0704
Company covered: 
The Paragon Group Companies PLC
Period End: 
30 September, 2016
Report issued on 11 July 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Statement of changes in equity shows separately reconciliation of movements for each component of equity including comprehensive income and transaction with owner elements.
Change
A sensitivity analysis is added to the disclosure of critical accounting estimates.
New
Qualitative factors underlying goodwill recognised during the year explained.
Change
Presentation of auditors' report enhanced by inclusion of graphical presentation in respect of materiality.
Change
Auditors identify new areas of risk of material misstatement in respect of "Interest payable on asset backed loan notes" and "recoverability of goodwill".
Pronouncements
New principal risk factors added to tabular disclosure including capital risk linked to Basel Committee proposals.

Hargreaves Lansdown plc Monitor

Hargreaves Lansdown plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0605
Company covered: 
Hargreaves Lansdown plc
Period End: 
30 June, 2016
Report issued on 13 June 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Disclosure of subtotal for "net revenue" in the income statement.
Restatement
Restatement of cash flow statement to reclassify cash flow from purchase of non-controlling interest to financing activities from investing activities.
Change
Capitalisation of development costs extended.
Change
Risk disclosures enhanced by inclusion of details of risk management and internal control framework.
Change
New principal risks identified in respect of "strategic change" and "future regulatory change".

Sky plc Monitor

Sky plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0603
Company covered: 
Sky plc
Period End: 
3 July, 2016
Report issued on 06 June 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
"Brexit" identified within principal risk disclosures.
Change
Disclosure of non-compliance with the UK Corporate Governance Code.
Change
Disclosure of the introduction of clawback provisions in respect of directors remuneration.
Change
Disclosure of discontinued operations extended to include fair value gain on retained interest.
Change
Financial statements presented for 53 week period.
Pronouncements
Discussion of the impacts of new leasing and revenue standards.

Unite Group plc Monitor

Unite Group plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0601
Company covered: 
Unite Group plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2016
Report issued on 6 June 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Reversal of deferred tax liability following decision to convert into a Real Estate Investment Trust.
New
Brexit identified as principal risk.
Change
Separate disclosures of tax for each line item of other comprehensive income.

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. Monitor

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0508
Company covered: 
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V.
Period End: 
31 December, 2016
Report issued on 15 May 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Change in presentation of statement of financial position sees liabilities classified under current and non-current.
Change
Restatement of prior year deferred tax assets linked to adoption of IAS 19 and acquisition of a non-controlling interest.
Restatement
Income statement restated to reclassify other income/expense to selling, general and other costs.

Randstad Holding NV Monitor

Randstad Holding NV Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0504
Company covered: 
Randstad Holding NV
Period End: 
31 December, 2016
Report issued on 09 May 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Disclosure of goodwill recognised and other acquisition information in respect of multiple material and individually immaterial business combinations during the year. 
Pronouncements
Improved disclosures on impacts of impending standard on leases.
Change
Improved presentation of comprehensive income to disclose separately items that "may be reclassified subsequently to the income statement" and items that will not.
Restatement
Re-designation of held to maturity instruments as loans and receivables.

Imagination Technologies Group plc Monitor

Imagination Technologies Group plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0410
Company covered: 
Imagination Technologies Group plc
Period End: 
30 April, 2016
Report issued on 25 April 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Breach of a covenant of a borrowing facility results in re-classification of a liability as current.
Change
Discussion of going concern assumption includes reference to covenant breach.
Change
Disclosure of principal risks extended to include discussion of covenant breach.
Change
Income statement format altered with "separately disclosable items" highlighted in a separate column.
Restatement
Research and development disclosure restated following a more appropriate cost allocation.
New
Separate disclosure of movements in provisions introduced.