IAS 21 'The effects of changes in foreign exchange rates'

SIG plc Monitor

SIG plc Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/1017
Company covered: 
SIG plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 23 October 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Discussion of key audit matters included in audit report.
Change
Separate sections outlining director and auditor responsibilities included in auditors' report.
Pronouncements
Extended disclosure in respect of the impacts of new accounting standards including IFRS 9 "Financial instruments", IFRS 15 "Revenue from contracts with customers", and IFRS 16 "Leases".
Restatement
Recognition of prior year adjustment to correct historical overstatement of profits.
Change
Reclassification of exchange difference to profit or loss linked to disposal of foreign operations.
Change
Extended disclosure of non-IFRS performance measures.

Vodafone Group Plc Monitor

Vodafone Group Plc Annual Report 2018
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0904
Company covered: 
Vodafone Group Plc
Period End: 
31 March, 2018
Report issued on 03 September 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Extended disclosure regarding the impacts of IFRS 9 "Financial instruments" and IFRS 15 "Revenues from contracts with customers".
Change
Disclosure of valuation information in respect of discontinued operation classified as held for sale.
Change
Extended disclosure of key performance indicators.
Change
Presentation of a reconciliation of movements in liabilities arising from financing activities.
Change
Separate sections included in audit report outlining director and auditor responsibilities.

Hammerson plc Monitor

Hammerson plc Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0714
Company covered: 
Hammerson plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 17 July 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Enhanced disclosure in respect of new accounting standards including IFRS 9 "Financial instruments", IFRS 15 "Revenues from contracts with customers" and IFRS 16 "Leases".
Change
Net exchange gain re-classified to profit and loss account.
Restatement
Restatement of cash flow from operating activities to investing activities.
Change
Enhanced disclosure of accounting policies in relation to disposals and derivatives.
Change
Extended disclosure in respect of pensions scheme including asset and sensitivity analysis information.
Change
Disclosure of key inputs employed in the valuation of Level 3 financial instruments. .

Hiscox Ltd Monitor

Hiscox Ltd Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018\0613
Company covered: 
Hiscox Ltd
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 17 July 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Disclosure enhanced in relation to impact of IFRS 9 "Financial instruments", IFRS 15 "Revenues from contracts with customers" and IFRS 17 "Insurance contracts".
Restatement
Restatement of cash flow amount from operating activities to investing activities.
Restatement
Restatement in presentation of investment results to exclude investment management fees.
Change
Extended disclosure of principal risk factors.
Change
Profit and cash flow information disclosed in respect of operations disposed.
Change
Disclosure of change in reporting currency.

Clariant Ltd Monitor

Clariant Ltd Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0708
Company covered: 
Clariant Ltd
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 10 July 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Extended disclosure in respect of new standards issued but not yet applicable including IFRS 9 "Financial instruments", IFRS 15 "Revenues from contracts with customers" and IFRS 16 "Leases".
Change
Enhanced disclosure in respect of exchange rate policy.
Change
Reclassification of income taxes in the cash flow statement.
Change
Extended disclosure of key audit matters in the auditors' report.
Change
Reclassification of liabilities to a non-current classification to reflect maturity profile.
Change
Extended disclosure of revenue recognition policy.

Vodafone Group Plc Monitor

Vodafone Group Plc Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0315
Company covered: 
Vodafone Group Plc
Period End: 
31 March, 2017
Report issued on 27 March 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Subsidiary classified as a discontinued operation following announcement of a plan to contribute it to a newly formed joint venture.
Change
Change in functional currency from pounds sterling to euro.
Change
Reclassification of goodwill to investment in joint venture.
Change
Gain recognised on disposal of subsidiary to a newly formed joint venture.
Change
Post balance sheet disclosure of the transfer of an associated undertaking.
Pronouncements
Disclosure of non-quantified information as to the future impact of IFRS 16.

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.

Ferrexpo plc Monitor

Ferrexpo plc Annual Report 2015
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017\0107
Company covered: 
Ferrexpo plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2015
Report issued on 17 January 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Multi-column income statement format adopted highlighting "Special items".
Change
Restricted cash balance on the face of the balance sheet following write down and bank insolvency.
New
Profit recognised on disposal of available for sale investment previously written down to zero.
New
Separate tax reconciliation presented in respect of "Special items"
Change
Emphasis of matter paragraph in relation to going concern included in audit report.
Change
New section on 'Risk management' disclosures added.

BGEO Group plc Monitor

BGEO Group plc Annual Report 2015
CR Monitor Issue: 
2016/0701
Company covered: 
BGEO Group plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2015
Report issued on 26 July 2016 covered the following practice issues:
Restatement
Statement of financial position as well as income statement are bifurcated into "Banking Business" and "Investment Business" as a result of a change in regulation.
Change
Change in what is considered to be revenue.
Restatement
Segmental information restated following a change of business focus.
Change
Clarity of audit report enhanced through the use of graphical and tabular presentations.
Change
A change in functional currency to reflect the region of primary operation.
Change
Summarised information presented in respect of associated undertaking.

IGas Energy plc Monitor

IGas Energy plc Annual Report 2015
CR Monitor Issue: 
2015/1201
Company covered: 
IGas Energy plc
Period End: 
31 March, 2015
Report issued on 30 November 2015 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Impairments leading to loss before tax for the year follow decline in oil price.
Change
Classification as held for sale of assets and liabilities from business combination.
New
Foreign exchange movement recognised in other comprehensive income.