IFRS 8 'Operating segments'

G4S plc Monitor

G4S plc Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/1102
Company covered: 
G4S plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 6 November 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 15 "Revenue from contracts with customers", IFRS 9 "Financial instruments", and IFRS 16 "Leases".
Change
Change in deferred tax recognised linked to reduction in US tax rate.
Change
Extended disclosure of revenue and non-current assets for the country of domicile.
Restatement
Correction of prior year misstatement in respect of operating lease commitments.

Segment Reporting

The requirement to disclose information on operating segments has been around for a number of years, firstly under IAS 14 Segment Reporting, and currently under IFRS 8 Operating Segments which has been applicable for entities with publicly traded debt or equity instruments (or those which are about to publicly trade) since 2009.
 
This report looks at the operating segment disclosures in the consolidated financial statements of 20 UK listed companies selected at random.
 

John Wood Group PLC Monitor

John Wood Group PLC Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/1016
Company covered: 
John Wood Group 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.
Change
Extended disclosure on revenue recognition.
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
Changes made to internal segmental reporting structure.
Change
Detailed disclosure in respect of intangible assets and goodwill recognised in respect of businesses acquired.

SES SA Monitor

SES SA Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/1019
Company covered: 
SES SA Annual Report 2017
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 23 October 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Extended disclosure in respect of the future impacts of IFRS 9 "Financial instruments", IFRS 15 "Revenue from contracts with customers" and IFRS 16 "Leases".
Change
Discussion of key audit matters included in audit report.
Restatement
Recognition of prior year adjustment to correct accounting error.
Change
Change in segmental reporting
Change
Detailed disclosure of post balance sheet events.
Change
Change in deferred tax recognised linked to reduction in US tax rate.

BNP Paribas Fortis SA/NV Monitor

BNP Paribas Fortis SA/NV Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/1020
Company covered: 
BNP Paribas Fortis SA/NV
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.
Pronouncements
Extended disclosure in respect of the impacts of IFRS 9 "Financial instruments" and IFRS 15 "Revenue from contracts with customers".
Change
Changes made in respect of segmental reporting structure.
Change
Disclosure of reduction in corporate income tax rate linked to reform of tax legislation.
Change
Changes in accounting method for a number of entities from the equity method to full consolidation.

Balfour Beatty plc Monitor

Balfour Beatty plc Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/1011
Company covered: 
Balfour Beatty plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 16 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" and IFRS 15 "Revenue from contracts with customers".
Restatement
Restatement of comparative income statement following classification of businesses disposed as discontinued operations.
Change
Changes in pensions discount rate calculation methodology results in recognition of actuarial gain.
Change
Recognition of adjusting post-balance sheet event linked to liquidation of Carillion.

UBM plc Monitor

UBM plc Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/1012
Company covered: 
UBM plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 16 October 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Discussion of a new key audit matter included in audit report.
Change
Separate sections outlining director and auditor responsibilities included in auditors' report.
Restatement
Finalisation of prior year business combination amounts results in prior year adjustments.
Change
Changes recognised in respect of operating segments following disposal.
Change
Deferred tax changes recognised following changes to US tax legislation.
Change
Re-appraisal of brands acquired in the previous year resulting in an increase in the useful economic life.

Babcock International Group Monitor

Babcock International Group Annual Report 2018
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/1013
Company covered: 
Babcock International Group
Period End: 
31 March, 2018
Report issued on 16 October 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Extended disclosure in respect of the expected impacts of IFRS 9 "Financial instruments" and IFRS 15 "Revenue from contracts with customers".
Change
Changes made in segment reporting structure to enhance transparency.
Change
Discussion of key audit matters included in auditors report.
Change
Separate sections outlining director and auditor responsibilities included in audit report.

Computacenter Plc Monitor

Computacenter Plc Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/1008
Company covered: 
Computacenter Plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 09 October 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Extended disclosure in respect of the impacts of IFRS 9 "Financial instruments", IFRS 15 "Revenue from contracts with customers" and IFRS 16 "Leases".
Change
Changes made in internal segmental reporting structure.
Change
Discussion of key audit matters included within auditors report.

British Land Company PLC Monitor

British Land Company PLC Annual Report 2018
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/1001
Company covered: 
British Land Company PLC
Period End: 
31 March, 2018
Report issued on 1 October 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Inclusion of separate sections in the audit report discussing the responsibilities of directors and auditors.
Pronouncements
Disclosure of the impacts of IFRS 9 "Financial instruments".
Change
Presentation of a reconciliation of segment gross rental income to the consolidated revenue.
Change
Extended analysis of other investment classes.