8536 Property & Casualty Insurance

Lancashire Holdings Limited Monitor

Lancashire Holdings Limited Annual Report 2018
CR Monitor Issue: 
2019/0506
Company covered: 
Lancashire Holdings Limited
Period End: 
31 December, 2018
Report issued on 10 May 2019 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
The adoption of IFRS 15 Revenue from Contracts with Customers from 1 January 2018.
Pronouncements
The expected future impact of adopting IFRS 17 Insurance Contracts, IFRS 9 Financial Instruments and IFRS 16 Leases is disclosed.
Change
Additional disclosure on alternative performance measures used in the Report.
Change
‘Brexit’ is identified as a new principal risk.

Lancashire Holdings Limited Monitor

Lancashire Holdings Limited Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0813
Company covered: 
Lancashire Holdings Limited
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 21 August 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Discussion of key audit matters included in audit report.
Change
Separate disclosure of director and auditor responsibilities in the audit report.
Change
Disclosure of transaction with subsidiary of associated undertaking included in related party transactions note.
Change
Disclosure of change in performance conditions attached to director share-based payment plan.
Change
Extended disclosure in respect of insurance losses.

Hiscox Ltd Monitor

Hiscox Ltd Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018\0613
Company covered: 
Hiscox Ltd
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 17 July 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Disclosure enhanced in relation to impact of IFRS 9 "Financial instruments", IFRS 15 "Revenues from contracts with customers" and IFRS 17 "Insurance contracts".
Restatement
Restatement of cash flow amount from operating activities to investing activities.
Restatement
Restatement in presentation of investment results to exclude investment management fees.
Change
Extended disclosure of principal risk factors.
Change
Profit and cash flow information disclosed in respect of operations disposed.
Change
Disclosure of change in reporting currency.

Beazley plc Monitor

Beazley plc Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0616
Company covered: 
Beazley plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 20 June 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Extended disclosure in respect of the future impacts of new standards: IFRS 17 "Insurance contracts"; IFRS 16 "Leases"; IFRS 9 "Financial instruments"; and IFRS 15 "Revenues from contracts with customers".
New
Recognition of intangible assets following a business combination.
Restatement
Restatement of segmental reporting structure.
Change
High yield bond funds included in analysis of unconsolidated structured entities.
Change
Auditors' report includes separate sections discussing director and auditor responsibilities.
Change
Extended disclosure of principal risks.

Beazley plc Monitor

Beazley plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0506
Company covered: 
Beazley plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2016
Report issued on 9 May 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Application of reverse acquisition accounting principles when establishing new holding company.
Change
Presentation of the auditors’ report enhanced by the introducing of an overview and graphical representations.
Change
Format of reconciliation showing relationship between tax expense and accounting profit altered.

MS Amlin plc Monitor

MS Amlin plc Annual Report 2015
CR Monitor Issue: 
2016/0512
Company covered: 
MS Amlin plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2015
Report issued on 31 May 2016 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Reporting segments restated following change in operating structure.
New
Non-operating gain of £11.6 million recognised on closure of defined benefit pension scheme.

Beazley plc Interims Monitor

Interim Financial Report
CR Interim Monitor Issue: 
2016/0313
Period End: 
30 June 2015
Listing Status: 
FTSE Mid 250
ICB Industry Classification: 
8536 Property & Casualty Insurance
Auditor: 
KPMG
Pronouncements
Movements in Level 3 fair value investments reconciled.
Change
Financial investments at fair value sub-divided into fixed and floating rate.
Change
Some investments classified as unconsolidated structured entities.
Change
Additional disclosure on Level 3 investments made.

Beazley plc Period End 31 December 2010

Beazley plc Annual Report 2010
US$33.7 million income statement gain, along with an identical loss through other comprehensive income, arise from changing presentation and functional currency at different dates
Jersey registered insurance company Beazley changes from sterling to US dollar its presentation currency at the start of the year but changes its functional currency 3 months later leading to a US$33.7 million exchange gain in the income statement and “reversal” of this gain through other comprehensive income.