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Symrise AG Monitor

Symrise AG Annual Report 2018
CR Monitor Issue: 
2019/0511
Company covered: 
Symrise AG
Period End: 
31 December, 2018
Report issued on 17 May 2019 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
IFRS 9 Financial Instruments and IFRS 15 Revenue from Contracts with Customers are adopted from 1 January 2018.
Pronouncements
The expected impact of adopting IFRS 16 Leases is disclosed.
Change
The auditors’ report discusses a new key audit matter identified in the current period.
Change
The impact of hyperinflationary conditions existing in two subsidiaries is disclosed.
Change
In the pension disclosures a reconciliation is presented to show the effect of the asset ceiling on plan assets.

MTU Aero Engines AG Monitor

MTU Aero Engines AG Annual Report 2018
CR Monitor Issue: 
2019/0503
Company covered: 
MTU Aero Engines AG
Period End: 
31 December, 2018
Report issued on 03 May 2019 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Adoption of IFRS 9 Financial instruments , IFRS 15 Revenue from contracts with customers and DSRC 4 Interpretation (IFRS) from 1 January 2018.
Pronouncements
Disclosure in respect of the expected impact of IFRS 16 Leases.
Pronouncements
Description of IFRIC 23 Uncertainty over income tax treatments
Change
Additional disclosure in relation to segment reporting.

Vonovia SE Monitor

Vonovia SE Annual Report 2018
CR Monitor Issue: 
2019/0424
Company covered: 
Vonovia SE
Period End: 
31 December, 2018
Report issued on 29 April 2019 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Adoption of IFRS 9 “Financial instruments” and IFRS 15 “Revenue from contracts with customers” from 1 January 2018.
Pronouncements
Extended disclosure in respect of the expected impact of IFRS 16 “Leases”.
Change
Disclosure in relation to a newly identified reportable segment
Change
Extended disclosures in respect of foreign currencies.
Change
Extended disclosures in respect of intangible assets.
Change
Disclosure of post balance sheet events.

Deutsche Post AG Interims Monitor

Interim Financial Report
CR Interim Monitor Issue: 
2019/0417
Period End: 
30 June 2018
Listing Status: 
Europe 350
ICB Industry Classification: 
2771 Delivery Services
Auditor: 
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Pronouncements
Adoption of IFRS 9 Financial Instruments from 1 January 2018, resulted in early recognition of loss allowance.
Pronouncements
Impact on revenue recognition after adoption of IFRS 15 Revenue from Contracts with Customers.
Pronouncements
Recognition of right-of-use assets and lease liabilities on adoption of IFRS 16 Leases.
Change
Discussion on acquisitions made in the current period.

Siemens AG Monitor

Siemens AG Annual Report 2018
CR Monitor Issue: 
2019/0410
Company covered: 
Siemens AG
Period End: 
30 September, 2018
Report issued on 9 April 2019 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Extended disclosure as to the expected future impacts of adopting IFRS 9 Financial instruments and IFRS 16 "Leases".
Pronouncements
Early adoption of IFRS 15 Revenue from contracts with customers.
Change
October 2018 business acquisition disclosed as a post balance sheet event.
Change
Changes in deferred tax disclosure, including identification of the impact of the US Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which cut the US income tax rate from 35% to 21%.
Change
Extension of risk disclosures including the identification of ‘Restructuring’ as a new material strategic risk factor.
Change
Presentation of a reconciliation showing movements in liabilities arising from financing activities.

OSRAM Licht AG Monitor

OSRAM Licht Annual Report 2019
CR Monitor Issue: 
2019/03016
Company covered: 
OSRAM Licht AG
Period End: 
30 September, 2018
Report issued on 26 March 2019 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Business acquired during the year consolidated by virtue of contractual rights.
Pronouncements
Additional disclosure in respect of the impact of new accounting standards including IFRS 9 "Financial instruments", IFRS 15 "Revenue from contracts with customers”, IFRS 16 “Leases” and IFRIC 23 ‘Uncertainty over income tax treatments’.
Change
Disclosure in respect of events after the reporting period.
Change
Disclosure of a proposed change in the segmental reporting structure.
Change
Detailed discussion of two new key audit matters added to the auditor’s report.
Change
Deferred tax changes recognised following changes to US tax legislation.

Infineon Technologies AG Monitor

Infineon Technologies AG Annual Report 2018
CR Monitor Issue: 
2019/0320
Company covered: 
Infineon Technologies AG
Period End: 
30 September, 2018
Report issued on 26 March 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Separate disclosure in respect of joint ventures with presentation of summarized financial information.
Change
Disclosure related to changes in entity wide disclosures.
Change
Post balance sheet disclosure of the acquisition made.
Pronouncements
Extended disclosure as to the future impacts of new accounting standards IFRS 9 "Financial instruments", IFRS 15 "Revenues from contracts with customers" and IFRS 16 "Leases".
Change
Presentation of a reconciliation of movements in liabilities arising from financing activities following the adoption of an amendment to IAS 7 "Statement of cash flows".
Change
Discussion of a new key audit matter.

RWE AG Interims Monitor

Interim Financial Report
CR Interim Monitor Issue: 
2019/0304
Period End: 
30 June 2018
Listing Status: 
Europe 350
ICB Industry Classification: 
7535 Conventional Electricity
Auditor: 
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Pronouncements
Impact disclosed in respect of adoption of IFRS 9 "Financial instruments".
Pronouncements
Adoption made in respect of IFRS 15 "Revenue from contracts with customers".
Pronouncements
Extended disclosure of the future expected impacts of IFRS 16 "Leases".
Restatement
Detailed disclosure in respect of business disposal.

Volkswagen AG Interims Monitor

Interim Financial Report
CR Interim Monitor Issue: 
2019/0127
Period End: 
30 June 2018
Listing Status: 
Europe 350
ICB Industry Classification: 
3353 Automobiles
Auditor: 
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Pronouncements
Impact disclosed in respect of adoption of IFRS 9.
Pronouncements
Adoption made in respect of IFRS 15.

BASF Interims Monitor

Interim Financial Report
CR Interim Monitor Issue: 
2019/0118
Period End: 
30 June 2018
Listing Status: 
Europe 350
ICB Industry Classification: 
1353 Commodity Chemicals
Auditor: 
KPMG
Pronouncements
Adoption of IFRS 9 "Financial instruments".
Pronouncements
Adoption of IFRS 15 "Revenue from contracts with customers".