Financial instruments

Adoption of IFRS 9 Financial Instruments

IFRS 9 Financial Instruments (IFRS 9) has replaced the existing international financial instrument standard IAS 39 Financial Instruments: Recognition and Measurement (IAS 39), for periods beginning on or after 1 January 2018.

This report looks at a selection of December 2018 - March 2019 year ends where full year disclosures in relation to the actual adoption of IFRS 9 are being made for the first time. This report covers both the impact of the adoption of IFRS 9 and what disclosures have been made in relation to the adoption.

Just Eat plc Monitor

Just Eat Plc Annual Report 2018
CR Monitor Issue: 
2019/0610
Company covered: 
Just Eat plc
Period End: 
31 December 2018
Report issued on 10 June 2019 covered the following practice issues:
Restatement
Changes in the income statement presentation of the share of results of associates results in a restatement of comparative figures.
Restatement
The segmental reporting structure has been revised.
Pronouncements
Adoption of IFRS 15 Revenue from Contracts with Customers and IFRS 9 Financial Instruments from 1 January 2018.
Pronouncements
Disclosure on the expected future impact of IFRIC 23 Uncertainty over Income Tax Treatments and IFRS 16 Leases.
Change
Change in cash-generating units results in the reallocation of goodwill.
Change
Detailed discussion on two new businesses acquired.

The Renewables Infrastructure Group Limited Monitor

The Renewables Infrastructure Group Limited Annual Report 2018
CR Monitor Issue: 
2019/0507
Company covered: 
The Renewables Infrastructure Group Limited
Period End: 
31 December, 2018
Report issued on 10 May 2019 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
IFRS 9 Financial Instruments and IFRS 15 Revenue from Contracts with Customers have been adopted from 1 January 2018.
Change
Audit report enhanced by inclusion of a diagram illustrating the application of materiality.
Change
A new area of judgement is identified this year.
Change
Additional disclosure within sensitivity analysis of financial instruments.

Vivendi SA Monitor

Vivendi SA Annual Report 2018
CR Monitor Issue: 
2019/0504
Company covered: 
Vivendi SA
Period End: 
31 December, 2018
Report issued on 07 May 2019 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Adopted IFRS 9 Financial Instruments and IFRS 15 Revenue from contracts with customers from 1st January 2018.
Pronouncements
Disclosures included in respect of the future impact of IFRS 16 Leases effective for accounting periods starting on or after 1 January 2019.
Change
Disclosure made in respect of expected disposal of equity interest.
Change
Disclosure made in respect of post balance sheet event.
Change
Disclosure made in respect of sale on interest in associates.

Halfords Group Plc Interim Monitor

Interim Financial Report
CR Interim Monitor Issue: 
2019/0420
Period End: 
28 September 2018
Listing Status: 
FTSE Mid 250
ICB Industry Classification: 
5379 Specialty Retailers
Auditor: 
KPMG
Pronouncements
IFRS 15 Revenue from contracts with customers adopted from 31 March 2018.
Pronouncements
Disclosures included in respect of the future expected impacts of IFRS 16 Leases which is effective for accounting periods starting on or after 1 January 2019.
Change
Reconciliations of alternative performance measures to IFRS figures presented.
Change
Detailed disclosure of fair value measurements and the classification of financial instruments.

Pandora A/S Monitor

Pandora A/S Annual Report 2018
CR Monitor Issue: 
2019/0414
Company covered: 
Pandora A/S
Period End: 
31 December, 2018
Report issued on 15 April 2019 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Restatement of comparative amounts in the statement of financial position due to changes in disclosure requirements following adoption of IFRS 15 Revenue from Contracts with Customers.
Pronouncements
Implementation of new disclosures following adoption of IFRS 9 Financial Instruments.
Pronouncements
Extended disclosure on the future expected impacts of IFRS 16 Leases adoption.
Change
Disclosure of a sensitivity analysis in respect of movements in currency rates and commodity prices.
Change
Disclosure on acquisitions made after the balance sheet date.

LafargeHolcim Ltd Monitor

LafargeHolcim Ltd Annual Report 2018
CR Monitor Issue: 
2019/0406
Company covered: 
LafargeHolcim Ltd
Period End: 
31 December, 2018
Report issued on 9 April 2019 covered the following practice issues:
Restatement
IAS 29 Financial Reporting in Hyperinflationary Economies has been applied to the Argentinian figures included in the consolidation.
Pronouncements
IFRS 15 Revenue from Contracts with Customers and IFRS 9 Financial Instruments at 1 January 2018: the Report discloses the expected impact of new standards as well as amendments to standards to be adopted in the 2019 and 2020 annual reports.
Change
The retirement benefit plan disclosure presenting the disaggregation of plan assets has changed from the prior year. Additional disclosure is provided on the recent High Court ruling on equal guaranteed minimum pensions in the UK.
Change
An additional product line has been included within segmental reporting.
Change
After a reassessment of strategy, two cement factories in China are no longer classified as held-for-sale.

Halfords Group plc Monitor

Halfords Group plc Annual Report 2018
CR Monitor Issue: 
2019/0114
Company covered: 
Halfords Group plc
Period End: 
30 March, 2018
Report issued on 22 January 2019 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Early adoption of IFRS 9 “Financial Instruments”.
Pronouncements
Extended disclosure of the future expected impacts of IFRS 15 “Revenue from Contracts with Customers” and IFRS 16 "Leases".
Change
Disclosure of two new share-based payment plans.
Restatement
Recognition of a prior year restatement in respect of lease commitments and reclassification between intangible and tangible assets.

Ashmore plc Monitor

Ashmore plc Annual Report Year 2018
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/1214
Company covered: 
Ashmore plc
Period End: 
30 June, 2018
Report issued on 18 December 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Disclosure of new key audit matter included.
Pronouncements
Disclosure of the impact of new standards issued or amended but not yet adopted including IFRS 15 “Revenue from Contracts with Customers”, IFRS 9 “Financial Instruments” and IFRS 16 “Leases”.
Change
Disclosure of post balance sheet acquisition.
Change
Disclosure on rebates on management fees and performance fees as an area of critical accounting judgement and estimate.
New
Disclosure of valuation techniques used for calculating the fair value of Level 3 investments.

Kier group plc Monitor

Kier group plc Annual Report 2018
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/1206
Company covered: 
Kier group plc
Period End: 
30 June, 2018
Report issued on 11 December 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Detailed disclosure in respect of business acquisitions made during the year.
Pronouncements
Extended disclosure in respect of the impact of the new accounting standards including IFRS 9 “Financial instruments”, IFRS 15 “Revenue from contracts with customers” and IFRS 16 "leases".
Restatement
Restatement of prior year cash flow and income statement to correct prior year error.
Change
Discussion of new key audit matter included in the audit report.
Change
Reclassification of amounts in respect of cash flow hedging instruments.
Change
Extended disclosure of principal risks including identification of new risk factors.