Directors' remuneration

3i Group plc Monitor

3i Group plc Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/1013
Company covered: 
3i Group plc
Period End: 
31 March, 2017
Report issued on 31 October 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Statement of comprehensive income represented to disclose results of discontinued operations separately.
Restatement
Reclassification of other financial assets and liabilities from fair value through profit or loss to financial instruments at amortised cost without explanation.
Change
Disclosure of proposed changes in finance director’s shareholding requirement.
New
New infrastructure initiative identified as new principal risk factor.

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.

Air Liquide Monitor

Air Liquide Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/1005
Company covered: 
Air Liquide
Period End: 
31 December, 2016
Report issued on 10 October 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Divergence
Profit contribution of acquired business not disclosed.
New
Discontinued operations highlighted on the face of the income statement.
Change
Enhanced disclosure of non-executive director remuneration.
Change
Managing the environment and climate risks identified as new principal risk factor.

Petrofac Limited Monitor

Petrofac Limited Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/1001
Company covered: 
Petrofac Limited
Period End: 
31 December, 2016
Report issued on 03 October 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Introduction of detailed disclosure on expected impacts of adoption of IFRS 15 "Revenue from contracts with customers".
Restatement
Restatement of reporting segments to reflect the business units through which services are provided.
New
Assets and liabilities held for sale presented separately within the statement of financial position.
Change
Disclosure of proposed changes to directors' remuneration policy.

ASML Holding N.V. Monitor

ASML Holding N.V. Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0911
Company covered: 
ASML Holding N.V.
Period End: 
31 December, 2016
Report issued on 26 September 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Detailed description of what significant goodwill recognised on business combination represents.
Change
Free cash flow added as a new key performance indicator.
New
Introduction of discussion on strategic objectives in respect of stakeholder groups.
Change
Additional principal risks identified in respect of development of new technology and uncertainties in respect of investment to be acquired.
Change
Audit report enhanced by inclusion of extended discussion on audit approach and scope including the use of diagrams.
New
Discussion of directors remuneration policy added to supervisory board report.

SEGRO plc Monitor

SEGRO plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0906
Company covered: 
SEGRO plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2016
Report issued on 08 September 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Graph added to directors remuneration report showing potential remuneration under multiple performance scenarios.
Change
Share premium recognised in relation to shares issued under equity placing.
Pronouncements
Introduction of detailed discussion of future impacts of new standards including IFRS 9 "Financial instruments", IFRS 15 "Revenue from contracts with customers" and IFRS 16 "Leases" plus amendments to IAS 12 "Income taxes".
New
Table showing non-executive directors shareholding introduced to directors remuneration report.
Change
Risk disclosures enhanced by introduction of a risk heat map diagram.
Change
Summarised income statement and balance sheet information disclosed for newly formed joint venture.

Millennium & Copthorne Hotels Plc

Millennium & Copthorne Hotels Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0901
Company covered: 
Millennium & Copthorne Hotels Plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2016
Report issued on 5 September 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Change in non audit services policy in line with revised ethical guidance and EU directive.
Change
Disclosure of proposed changes in directors' remuneration policy.
Change
Disclosure of post balance sheet acquisition of a lease.

Heineken N.V. Monitor

Heineken N.V. Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0810
Company covered: 
Heineken N.V.
Period End: 
31 December, 2016
Report issued on 22 August 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
IFRIC interpretation leads to change in presentation in respect of cash pooling arrangements.
Change
Reconciliation of non IFRS segment profit measure to profit before tax added.
Change
Proposed change to the measure of performance applied to awards made to directors under a long-term variable award plan.
Change
Disclosure of key assumption applied when calculating fair value less cost of disposal linked to fixed asset impairment.
Restatement
Restatement of figures for "raw material purchase contracts" and "other off-balance sheet obligations".

Grainger plc Monitor

Grainger plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0809
Company covered: 
Grainger plc
Period End: 
30 September, 2016
Report issued on 15 August 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Businesses disposed of reflected as discontinued operations
Change
Movements in investment in joint venture no longer disclosed separately for net assets and loans.
Divergence
No presentation of reconciliations of movements in property, plant & equipment, intangible assets and provisions.
Change
Disclosure of significant accounting policies in each individual relevant note.
Pronouncements
Disclosure of change in non-audit services policy in line with FRC guidance
Change
Directors’ remuneration policy revised to align with strategic goals.