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Informa Plc Monitor

Informa Plc Annual Report 2018
CR Monitor Issue: 
2019/0622
Company covered: 
Informa Plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2018
Report issued on 26 June 2019 covered the following practice issues:
Restatement
The segmental information has been restated on the adoption of IFRS 15 Revenue from Contracts with Customers and the presentation of reportable segments has been changed.
Pronouncements
Adoption of IFRS 9 Financial Instruments and IFRS 15 Revenue from Contracts with Customers with effect from 1 January 2018.
Pronouncements
Disclosures included in respect of the future impact of IFRS 16 Leases effective for accounting periods starting on or after 1 January 2019.
Change
Critical accounting judgements and key sources of estimation uncertainty disclosures are extended to include additional information.
Change
Disclosure on new key audit matters included within the auditors’ report with an additional section relating to irregularities and fraud.
Change
Assets and liabilities held for sale are disclosed separately within the statement of financial position.

RELX plc Monitor

RELX plc Annual Report 2018
CR Monitor Issue: 
2019/0605
Company covered: 
RELX plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2018
Report issued on 01 June 2019 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Early adoption of IFRS 16 Leases with effect from 1 January 2018.
Pronouncements
Adoption of IFRS 9 Financial instruments with effect from 1 January 2018.
Pronouncements
Adoption of IFRS 15 Revenue from contracts with customers with effect from 1 January 2018.
Change
A corporate and share simplification is undertaken removing a dual parent company structure.
Change
Disclosure in respect of key audit matters is extended with two new key audit matters identified by the auditors.

Euromoney Institutional Investor plc Monitor

Euromoney Institutional Investor plc Annual Report 2018
CR Monitor Issue: 
2019/0314
Company covered: 
Euromoney Institutional Investor plc
Period End: 
30 September, 2018
Report issued on 19 March 2019 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Additional disclosure in respect of the impact of new accounting standards including IFRS 9 “Financial instruments”, IFRS 15 “Revenue from contracts with customers” and IFRS 16 “leases”.
Change
Detailed discussion on the new key audit matter added in the auditor’s report.
Restatement
Change in methodology for allocation of corporate cost along with restatement of comparative figures.
Change
Deferred tax changes recognised following changes to US tax legislation.
Pronouncements
Presentation of a reconciliation of movements in liabilities arising from financing activities following adoption of an amendment to IAS 7 "Statement of cash flows".
Change
Extended disclosure in respect of contingent liabilities.

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.

Informa PLC Monitor

Informa PLC Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0711
Company covered: 
Informa PLC
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 17 July 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Restatement
Restatement of provisional business acquisition amounts following finalisation of fair values.
Change
Disclosure of new key audit matter in the audit report.
Change
Separate disclosure of directors and auditors responsibilities in the audit report.
Change
Extended risk disclosures including identification of new principal risk factor.
Pronouncements
Quantified information disclosed in relation to the future impact of IFRS 15 "Revenues from contracts with customers".

Pearson plc Monitor

Pearson plc Annual Report Year
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0603
Company covered: 
Pearson plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 05 June 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Presentation of a reconciliation of movements in liabilities arising from financing activities following adoption of amendment to IAS 7.
Pronouncements
Extended disclosure in respect of the impacts of new accounting standards including IFRS 9, 15 and 16.
Change
Disclosure of additional key audit matters in the auditors' report.
Change
Detailed breakdown of assets and liabilities held for sale.

Wolters Kluwer NV Monitor

Wolters Kluwer NV Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0512
Company covered: 
Wolters Kluwer NV
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 15 May 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Introduction of a reconciliation of movements in liabilities arising from financing activities.
Pronouncements
Enhanced disclosure in respect of new accounting standards including quantification in respect of IFRS 15.
Change
Change in segment geographical entity wide disclosures.
Change
Assets held for sale presented separately on the face of the balance sheet.
Change
Amounts deducted from revenue rather than reflected as costs of sales.

UBM plc Monitor

UBM plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0902
Company covered: 
UBM plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2016
Report issued on 5 September 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Disclosure of non-quantified impact of amendments to IFRS 2 and new leasing standard IFRS 16.
Change
Disclosure added of reasonably possible changes in assumption that would lead to recoverable amount of goodwill equalling the carrying amount.
Restatement
Restatement of provision in respect of trade receivables without explanation.
New
Subsequent events note added includes disclosure of post balance sheet acquisitions and disposals.
Change
Breakdown of defined benefit pension scheme assets by class in absolute rather than percentage terms.

Pearson plc Annual Report

Pearson plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0814
Company covered: 
Pearson plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2016
Report issued on 29 August 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Change in disclosed basis of valuation for Level 3 fair value measurements following disposal.
Pronouncements
Extended non-quantified disclosure of the future impacts of IFRS 15 “Revenue from contract with customers”.
Change
Identification of "major restructuring programme" and "major finance transformation programme" as new areas of audit focus.
Change
Presentation of tabular disclosure showing a maturity analysis of minimum sub-lease payments expected to be received.
Restatement
Segment reporting restated following changes in management responsibilities.

Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC Monitor

Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0806
Company covered: 
Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC
Period End: 
30 September, 2016
Report issued on 08 August 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Restatement
Segment reporting restated following implementation of new business strategy.
Change
Mutli-employer pension scheme accounted for as a defined benefit scheme for the first time.
Change
Auditors report extended by inclusion of disclosure of new areas of audit focus.
Change
Method of valuation disclosed in relation to business held for sale.
Change
Extended analysis of deferred income