Risk disclosures

Regus plc Monitor

Regus plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0907
Company covered: 
Regus plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2016
Report issued on 19 September 2017 covered the following practice issues:
New
Change in the ultimate parent company following scheme of arrangement.
Change
Identification of "increased competition", "exposure to UK political developments" and "data protection and privacy" as new principal risks.
Change
Disclosure of alternative measure of basic and diluted earnings per share excluding non-recurring items.
Restatement
Restatement of segment geographic revenue analysis without explanation.

Burberry Group plc Monitor

Burberry Group plc Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0908
Company covered: 
Burberry Group plc
Period End: 
31 March, 2017
Report issued on 19 September 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Transactions with non-controlling shareholders lead to acquisition of increased share of economic rights in subsidiaries.
Change
Recognition of treasury shares following share buy back.
Change
Principal risk disclosures expanded to include discussion of Brexit.
New
Disclosure of a post balance sheet agreement to dispose of a business to a third party.
Pronouncements
Un-quantified disclosure as to the future impacts of IFRS 9 "Financial instruments".

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.

Schroders plc Monitor

Schroders plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0905
Company covered: 
Schroders plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2016
Report issued on 08 September 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Disclosure of key risks split into 4 risk categories including new strategic risk category.
New
Brexit and the impact of Global terrorism identified as two key threats to overall risk profile.
Change
Presentation of deferred tax enhanced to show amounts separately for individual temporary differences.
Change
Detailed explanation of what goodwill acquired in business combination represents.
Divergence
Aggregate disclosure of revenue and profit contribution of multiple businesses acquired rather than separate disclosure.
Change
Auditors identify acquisition accounting as an area of audit focus.

SOCO International plc Monitor

SOCO International plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0903
Company covered: 
SOCO International plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2016
Report issued on 05 September 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Impairments accounting policy extended to include disclosure of impairment indicators in respect of exploration and evaluation assets.
Change
Audit report enhanced by inclusion of summary of audit approach and tabular disclosure in respect of materiality.
Change
Geographic breakdown added in respect of exploration and evaluation intangible assets.
Change
Human resource, climate change, and cyber risk identified as new areas of principal risk.
New
Introduction of diagram showing risk management structure within risk management report section of the strategic report.

Croda International Plc Monitor

Croda International plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0815
Company covered: 
Croda International Plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2016
Report issued on 29 August 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
IFRIC interpretation leads to change in presentation in respect of cash pooling arrangements.
Pronouncements
Summarised non-quantified disclosure of future impacts of IFRS 9 "Financial instruments".
Restatement
Restatement of segment information as a result of product reclassification.
Restatement
Restatement of segment disclosure of total assets without explanation.
Change
Enhancement of risk disclosures through introduction of risk heat map.

Travis Perkins plc Monitor

Travis Perkins plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0808
Company covered: 
Travis Perkins plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2016
Report issued on 15 August 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Disclosure of a new note on "revenue reconciliation and like-for-like sales".
Change
Identification of "UK decision to leave the European Union", "Legislation" and "Corporation tax" as new areas of principal risk.
Change
Disclosure of software “assets under construction” as a separate class of intangible asset.
Change
Introduction of graphical presentations to the audit report illustrating materiality and audit scope.
Restatement
Restatement of segment disclosure of capital expenditure without explanation.

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

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.

Britvic plc Monitor

Britvic plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0803
Company covered: 
Britvic plc
Period End: 
02 October, 2016
Report issued on 1 August 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Change in fair value of deferred consideration between acquisition date and the year end.
Change
Past service credit and curtailment gain recognised in relation to defined benefit pension scheme.
Change
Principal risk disclosures enhanced by linkage to strategic priorities
Change
Detailed description of audit tender process.
Pronouncements
Change in the non-audit service fees policy on account of new pronouncement.
Change
Assets under construction disclosed separately within property plant and equipment note.