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ITV plc Monitor

ITV plc Annual Report 2018
CR Monitor Issue: 
2019/0621
Company covered: 
ITV plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2018
Report issued on 28 June 2019 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Adoption of IFRS 15 Revenue from Contracts with Customers (IFRS 15) and IFRS 9 Financial Instruments (IFRS 9) and from 1 January 2018.
Pronouncements
Extended disclosure in respect of the expected impact of IFRS 16 Leases (IFRS 16).
Change
Disclosure of assets classified as held for sale during the year.

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.

Moneysupermarket.com Group plc Monitor

Moneysupermarket.com Group plc Annual Report 2018
CR Monitor Issue: 
2019/0603
Company covered: 
Moneysupermarket.com Group plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2018
Report issued on 01 June 2019 covered the following practice issues:
Restatement
The segmental information has been restated to reflect changes in the presentation of reportable segments.
Pronouncements
IFRS 9 Financial Instruments and IFRS 15 Revenue from Contracts with Customers have been adopted from 1 January 2018.
Pronouncements
Extended disclosure for the expected future impacts of IFRS 16 Leases.
Change
Auditor’s report includes a new key audit matter and an additional statement on the going concern assumption.
Change
A detailed discussion is presented for a business acquired during the year.
Change
Discussion on reallocation of goodwill to the cash-generating units and on additional goodwill recognised after acquisition.

Vivendi SA Monitor

Vivendi SA Annual Report 2018
CR Monitor Issue: 
2019/0504
Company covered: 
Vivendi SA
Period End: 
31 December, 2018
Report issued on 07 May 2019 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Adopted IFRS 9 Financial Instruments and IFRS 15 Revenue from contracts with customers from 1st 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
Disclosure made in respect of expected disposal of equity interest.
Change
Disclosure made in respect of post balance sheet event.
Change
Disclosure made in respect of sale on interest in associates.

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.

Auto Trader Group plc Interims Monitor

Interim Financial Report
CR Interim Monitor Issue: 
2018/1205
Period End: 
30 September 2018
Listing Status: 
FTSE Mid 250
ICB Industry Classification: 
5555 Media Agencies
Auditor: 
Ernst & Young
Pronouncements
Adoption of IFRS 9 "Financial Instruments".
Pronouncements
Adoption of IFRS 15 "Revenues from contracts with customers".
Pronouncements
Early adoption of IFRS 16 "Leases" resulting in restatement of comparative figures.
Change
Introduction of a new Single Incentive Plan Award.

Entertainment One Monitor

Entertainment One Annual Report 2018
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/1117
Company covered: 
Entertainment One
Period End: 
31 March, 2018
Report issued on 27 November 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 new accounting standards including IFRS 9 "Financial instruments", IFRS 15 "Revenues from contracts with customers" and IFRS 16 "Leases".
Restatement
Recognition of prior year restatements to correct accounting errors.

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.

WPP plc Monitor

WPP plc Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/1003
Company covered: 
WPP plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 01 October 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Presentation changes made in the income statement.
Pronouncements
Disclosure extended in respect of the expected impacts of IFRS 9 "Financial instruments" and IFRS 15 "Revenue from contracts with customers".
Change
Extended disclosure in respect of areas of estimation uncertainty and accounting judgement.
Change
Information introduced in relation to US tax changes.
Change
Change in allocation of goodwill for impairment test purposes.
New
Separate Auditors and Directors' responsibility sections included in audit report.