IAS 19 'Employee benefits'

Booker group plc Monitor

Booker group plc Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/1106
Company covered: 
Booker group plc
Period End: 
24 March, 2017
Report issued on 14 November 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Improved disclosures on new standards on Revenue from contracts with customers, financial instruments and leases.
Change
Disclosure of risks associated with defined benefit pension schemes.
New
Sensitivity analysis disclosed in respect of property provisions.
Change
Audit report enhanced by inclusion of overview section and diagrams in respect of audit scope and materiality.
Change
Cash flows linked to interest paid re-classified from operating activities to financing activities in the cash flow statement.

NEXT plc Monitor

NEXT plc Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/1009
Company covered: 
NEXT plc
Period End: 
28 January, 2017
Report issued on 24 October 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Disclosure of future impending impacts of new revenue, financial instruments, and leases standards.
Change
Defined benefit pension disclosures enhanced to include analysis of the expense recognised in other comprehensive income.
Change
Disclosure of defined benefit pension valuation assumptions and related sensitivity analysis extended.
Change
Principal risk disclosures enhanced to consider the possible impacts of Brexit.
Change
Disclosure of proposed changes in directors' remuneration policy.
Change
Enhancement of auditors’ report by inclusion of tabular presentation explaining audit scope.

Ultra Electronics Holdings plc Monitor

Ultra Electronics Holdings plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/1007
Company covered: 
Ultra Electronics Holdings plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2016
Report issued on 17 October 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Business disposal loss highlighted in a separate line on the face of the income statement.
Change
Cash inflow on partial disposal of a subsidiary reflected as a financing cash flow.
Change
Recognition of defined benefit pension gain on closure of scheme to future accrual.
Change
Qualitative disclosure as to the future impacts of IFRS 15 "Revenues from contracts with customers".
Change
Presentation of audit report enhanced by inclusion of a summary of the audit approach and diagrams in respect of materiality and audit scope.
Change
Clear presentation of changes in long-term incentive plan terms.

A.G. BARR p.l.c Monitor

A.G. BARR p.l.c Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/1002
Company covered: 
A.G. BARR p.l.c
Period End: 
28 January, 2017
Report issued on 03 October 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Disclosure of expected impact of adoption of IFRS 16 "Leases" including quantification.
Change
Pension "curtailment" gain recognised following closure of scheme to future accrual.
New
Exceptional items highlighted in a separate column on the face of the income statement.
Change
Changes to non-audit fees policy linked to FRC ethical standard

GlaxoSmithKline plc Monitor

GlaxoSmithKline plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0811
Company covered: 
GlaxoSmithKline plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2016
Report issued on 22 August 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Restatement
Change in composition of reporting segments linked to restructuring of the business.
Change
Identification of new areas of audit focus in relation to "Acquisition-related liabilities" and "Finance transformation".
Pronouncements
Disclosure of proposed changes in non-audit services policy in line with Financial Reporting Council’s (FRC’s) revised Ethical Standards and new EU Audit Regulation.
Pronouncements
IFRIC interpretation leads to change in presentation in respect of cash pooling arrangements.
Restatement
Analysis of defined benefit scheme assets and obligations restated to exclude defined contribution plan amounts.

Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC Monitor

Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0806
Company covered: 
Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC
Period End: 
30 September, 2016
Report issued on 08 August 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Restatement
Segment reporting restated following implementation of new business strategy.
Change
Mutli-employer pension scheme accounted for as a defined benefit scheme for the first time.
Change
Auditors report extended by inclusion of disclosure of new areas of audit focus.
Change
Method of valuation disclosed in relation to business held for sale.
Change
Extended analysis of deferred income

Britvic plc Monitor

Britvic plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0803
Company covered: 
Britvic plc
Period End: 
02 October, 2016
Report issued on 1 August 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Change in fair value of deferred consideration between acquisition date and the year end.
Change
Past service credit and curtailment gain recognised in relation to defined benefit pension scheme.
Change
Principal risk disclosures enhanced by linkage to strategic priorities
Change
Detailed description of audit tender process.
Pronouncements
Change in the non-audit service fees policy on account of new pronouncement.
Change
Assets under construction disclosed separately within property plant and equipment note.

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.