IAS 32 'Financial instruments: disclosure and presentation'

Bunzl plc Monitor

Bunzl plc Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0907
Company covered: 
Bunzl plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 10 September 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Discussion on 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 new accounting standards issued but not yet applicable including IFRS 9 "Financial instruments", IFRS 15 "Revenues from contracts with customers" and IFRS 16 "Leases".
Pronouncements
Presentation of a reconciliation of movements in net debts on adoption of amendment to IAS 7 "Statement of cash flows".
Change
Separate disclosure of assets and liabilities held for sale on the face of the statement of financial position.
Change
Extended disclosure in respect of financial instruments.

SIG PLC Monitor

SIG PLC Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/1203
Company covered: 
SIG PLC
Period End: 
31 December, 2016
Report issued on 05 December 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Recognition of business disposal impairments.
Change
Recognition of goodwill impairments linked to market and macroeconomic uncertainty.
Change
Change in accounting policy in relation to cash pooling arrangements.
Pronouncements
Enhanced disclosure in respect of the future impacts of new accounting standards including IFRS 15 and IFRS 16.
Change
Added disclosure in respect of non-IFRS alternative performance measures.
Change
Loss recognised on closure of pension scheme to future accrual.

JD Sports Fashion Plc Monitor

JD Sports Fashion Plc Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0807
Company covered: 
JD Sports Fashion Plc
Period End: 
28 January, 2017
Report issued on 15 August 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Book values and provisional fair values disclosed in respect of businesses acquired.
Change
Restatement of earnings per share following share split.
Change
Brexit and cyber security identified as areas of principal risk
Change
Recognition of accelerated depreciation following a review of the useful life of assets.
Change
Introduction of glossary including discussion of alternative performance measures

Hammerson plc Period End 31 December 2007

Hammerson Annual Report 2007

14.5% increase in profit would arise from 1% interest rate drop
UK property developer Hammerson discloses that a 1% interest rate reduction would result in £15.9 million, or 14.5%, increase in profit before tax.

Sports Direct International plc Period End 27 April 2008

Sports Direct International Annual Report 2008

Treasury shares reserve not adjusted for share cancellation
UK retailer Sports Direct International does not adjust its £201 million treasury shares reserve to reflect subsequent cancellation of nearly half of the shares purchased and thus does not show a true and fair view of either the amount of treasury shares retained or of distributable reserves


Gain on available-for-sale assets contributes 34.8% of profit
UK retailer Sports Direct International recognises a £41.4 million gain on disposal that represents more than a thired of profit.