IFRS 3 'Business combinations'

Beazley plc Monitor

Beazley plc Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0616
Company covered: 
Beazley plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 20 June 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Extended disclosure in respect of the future impacts of new standards: IFRS 17 "Insurance contracts"; IFRS 16 "Leases"; IFRS 9 "Financial instruments"; and IFRS 15 "Revenues from contracts with customers".
New
Recognition of intangible assets following a business combination.
Restatement
Restatement of segmental reporting structure.
Change
High yield bond funds included in analysis of unconsolidated structured entities.
Change
Auditors' report includes separate sections discussing director and auditor responsibilities.
Change
Extended disclosure of principal risks.

Michelin Monitor

Michelin Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0614
Company covered: 
Michelin
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 19 June 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Extended discussion in respect of new accounting standards including IFRS 9 "Financial instruments" and IFRS 15 "Revenues from contracts with customers".
Restatement
Prior year restatement recognised in relation to cash and cash equivalents.
Change
Alteration to depreciation life accounted for as a change in accounting estimate.
Change
Intangible assets recognised following a business acquisition.

UCB SA Monitor

UCB SA Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0611
Company covered: 
UCB SA
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 19 June 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Early adoption of IFRS 15 "Revenue from contracts with customers" using a full retrospective approach.
Pronouncements
Enhanced disclosure in respect of the future impacts of IFRS 16 "Leases".
Change
Fair value of previously held interest in business acquired taken into account in calculation of goodwill.
Pronouncements
Presentation of a reconciliation of movements in liabilities arising from financing activities on adoption of amendment to IAS 7 "Statement of cash flows".
Change
Discussion of key audit matters included in the auditors' report.
Change
Extended disclosure of principal risks including identification of a new risk factor.

Umicore SA Monitor

Umicore SA Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0607
Company covered: 
Umicore SA
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 12 June 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Bargain purchase resulting in recognition of business acquisition gain.
Change
Business acquisition loss recognised in respect of acquisition achieved in stages.
Change
Disclosure of share issue and a business acquisition and disposal in a post balance sheet events note.
Pronouncements
Disclosure included in respect of IFRIC 23 "Uncertainty over income tax treatments"

Swedish Match AB

Swedish Match AB Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0601
Company covered: 
Swedish Match AB
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 5 June 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Extended disclosure in respect of new standards issued but not yet adopted IFRS 9,15 and 16.
Pronouncements
Presentation of a reconciliation of movements in liabilities arising from financing activities following adoption of an amendment to IAS 7
Change
Detailed description of the factors that make up the goodwill recognised following a business acquisition.

Roche Holding Ltd Monitor

Roche Holding Ltd Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0521
Company covered: 
Roche Holding Ltd
Period End: 
31st December 2017
Report issued on 29 May 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Extended disclosure in respect of the future impacts of new accounting standards.
Change
Additional information disclosed in respect of provisions.
Change
Disclosure of IFRS 5 information linked to business disposals.
Change
Change in presentation of cash flows from investing activities.
Change
Calculation of goodwill linked to step acquisitions takes into account fair value of previously held interests.
Change
Newly acquired investment in associate accounted for using the equity method.

Heineken N.V. Monitor

Heineken N.V. Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0519
Company covered: 
Heineken N.V.
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 22 May 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Disclosure of impact of new standards issued but not yet adopted including quantification in respect of IFRS 15.
Change
Qualitative description of factors that make up business acquisition goodwill.
Change
Extended disclosure in respect of pension plan assets and obligations.
Change
Enhanced disclosure on fair value hedges includes maturity analysis.
Restatement
Change in segment measure of profit.
Change
Introduction of a reconciliation table showing movements in current interest bearing liabilities excluding bank overdrafts and commercial papers.

Electrolux AB Monitor

Electrolux AB Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0513
Company covered: 
Electrolux AB
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 15 May 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Enhanced disclosure with respect to impact of new accounting standards including quantification.
Change
Detailed disclosure of business combinations.
Pronouncements
Additional Disclosure in line with amendment to IAS 7 “Statement of cash flows”.
Change
Change in estimate used for impairment test of intangible asset with indefinite life.
New
Separate statement on sustainability reporting included within annual report.

The Unilever Group Monitor

The Unilever Group Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0511
Company covered: 
The Unilever Group
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 15 May 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Change in measure of segment profit.
Change
Enhanced disclosure of assets held for sale.
Change
Detailed discussion added on climate change risk.
Change
Tabular presentation of contingent liabilities introduced.
Change
Amounts in respect of material business combination disclosed separately.
Pronouncements
Enhanced disclosure in respect of new standards including some quantification.

Compass Group PLC Monitor

Compass Group PLC Annual Report Year
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0515
Company covered: 
Compass Group PLC
Period End: 
30 September, 2017
Report issued on 15 May 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Presentation of business combination table showing book values and fair values.
Change
Tabular disclosure of key audit matters included in audit report.
Change
Analysis of the present value of defined benefit obligations between funded and unfunded obligations.
Change
Introduction of a reconciliation table in respect of share-based payment plans.
Change
Disclosure of Non IFRS measures such as "underlying results", "organic revenue" and "organic profit" in the financial statements.
Change
Disclosure of proposed changes to directors remuneration policy.