IAS 19 'Employee benefits'

Galliford Try plc Monitor

Galliford Try plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0606
Company covered: 
Galliford Try plc
Period End: 
30 June, 2016
Report issued on 13 June 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Restatement
Change in land inventory recognition policy.
Change
Disclosure of insurance buy-in transaction in respect of defined benefit pension scheme.
Change
Risk disclosures enhanced by inclusion of risk heat map.
Change
Disclosure of principal risks regarding "over-reliance", "business management systems" and "business continuity" introduced.
Change
Analysis of financial instrument book values against fair values restated.

Pensions - Wartsila

Period End: 
31 December, 2016
Period End Date: 
2016-12-31
Listing Status: 
S&P Europe 350
ICB Industry Classification: 
2757 Industrial Machinery
Auditor: 
KPMG

The Go-Ahead Group plc Monitor

The Go-Ahead Group plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0514
Company covered: 
The Go-Ahead Group plc
Period End: 
2 July, 2016
Report issued on 30 May 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Basis of calculation of adjusted earnings per share altered to exclude incremental impact of IAS 19.
Change
No explanation for a reporting period of 53 weeks instead of 52 weeks.
Change
Risk disclosures enhanced by introduction of "risk heat map".
Change
Disclosure of reconciliation of movements in deferred tax balances.
Pronouncements
Disclosure of unquantified impact of impending new leasing and revenue standards.

Hays plc Monitor

Hays plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0511
Company covered: 
Hays plc
Period End: 
30 June, 2016
Report issued on 23 May 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Derivative financial asset reflected separately on the face of the statement of financial position at fair value.
Change
Recognition of settlement charge in respect of defined benefit pension plan.
Change
Enhanced risk disclosures include discussion on risk appetite, risk attributes and three lines of defence model.
Change
Remuneration disclosures enhanced by inclusion of employee information.

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.

ThyssenKrupp AG Monitor

ThyssenKrupp AG Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0507
Company covered: 
ThyssenKrupp AG
Period End: 
30 September, 2016
Report issued on 15 May 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Recognition of impairments to property plant and equipment as a result of market conditions.
Change
Disclosure that changes in assumption would lead to impairment of "critical goodwill"
Change
Discussion of pension valuation assumptions highlights market volatility as the reason for a change in discount rate leading to recognition of a re-measurement loss.
Change
Disclosure of indirect financial targets enhanced and linked to sustainability.
New
Disclosure of compliance principles introduced to the strategic report.

Genus plc Monitor

Genus plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0408
Company covered: 
Genus plc
Period End: 
30 June, 2016
Report issued on 17 April 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Recognition of gain following change of pension inflation index and a liability linked to minimum funding requirement.
Change
Disclosure of expiry period of deferred tax assets regarding losses available for carry forward.
New
Disclosure of post balance sheet events relating to litigation proceeding and formation of partnership .
Restatement
Cash flow statement disclosure restated to include cash acquired on acquisition in investing activities.
Restatement
Financial instrument disclosures restated to exclude other taxes and social security.
Change
Assets under construction presented as a separate class of property plant and equipment.

Pension actuarial assumptions: Sensitivity analysis -Compass Group plc

Period End: 
30 September, 2016
Period End Date: 
2016-09-30
Listing Status: 
FTSE 100, S&P Europe 350
ICB Industry Classification: 
5757 Restaurants & Bars
Auditor: 
KPMG

Mitchells & Butlers plc Monitor

Mitchells & Butlers plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0310
Company covered: 
Mitchells & Butlers plc
Period End: 
24 September, 2016
Report issued on 28 March 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Identification of “onerous lease provisions” as a new risk area of possible material misstatement by the auditors.
Change
Auditors' extend discussion of materiality by including a graphical presentation.
Change
Adoption of amendment to IAS 19 in respect of accounting for service linked employee contributions.
Pronouncements
Discussion of changes to IFRS 8 and IAS 24 as a result of annual IFRS improvements included.
Change
Tabular disclosure of principal risks includes "food supply chain safety" as a new principal risk.
Restatement
Financial liabilities restated to include accrued charges without explanation.

Brexit Disclosures in Listed Company Annual reports

The referendum vote to leave the European Union (EU) has undoubtedly led to uncertainty for business and will potentially have far reaching impacts for companies from many different industries. This report, pulled together in March 2017, focuses on the information that companies have disclosed within their annual reports during the latter half of 2016. It sets out disclosures around risk as well as the disclosure of Brexit impacts which have already been felt and the resulting ramifications.