8700 Financial Services

Schroders plc Monitor

Schroders plc Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0610
Company covered: 
Schroders plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2017
Report issued on 12 June 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Enhanced disclosure in relation to new standards not yet effective namely, IFRS 15 "Revenues from contracts with customers", IFRS 9 "Financial instruments", and IFRS 16 "Leases".
Change
Extended disclosure in audit report in respect of directors and auditors responsibilities.
Change
Changes in key performance indicators.
Change
Extended analysis included in financial assets note.
Change
Property plant and equipment analysed by type.

IG Group Holdings plc Monitor

IG Group Holdings plc Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0501
Company covered: 
IG Group Holdings plc
Period End: 
31 May, 2017
Report issued on 1 May 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Restatement
Change in segment reporting structure including restatement of prior years.
Change
Presentation of a revenue breakdown by type of instrument.
Change
Cash flows related to purchase and maturity of investments disclosed on a net basis.
New
Presentation of a reconciliation table showing movement in the current corporation tax liability.
Restatement
Restatement of financial instrument offsetting disclosures.
Change
Change in the format of principal risk disclosures.

Brewin Dolphin Holdings PLC Monitor

Brewin Dolphin Holdings PLC Annual Report Year
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0302
Company covered: 
Brewin Dolphin Holdings PLC
Period End: 
30 September, 2017
Report issued on 06 March 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Non-quantified disclosure of future impacts of new standards IFRS 16, IFRS 15 and IFRS 9.
Change
Enhanced disclosure of risks in respect of defined benefit pension scheme.
Change
Non-disclosure of revenue and profit contribution of acquired entity prior to acquisition.
Change
Tabular disclosure of principal risks extended to include discussion of two new risk areas.

Hargreaves Lansdown plc Monitor

Hargreaves Lansdown plc Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2018/0201
Company covered: 
Hargreaves Lansdown plc
Period End: 
30 June, 2017
Report issued on 6 February 2018 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Change in financial statements format to enhance understanding.
Change
Change in segment reporting in order to present a clear and appropriate view of the business.
Change
Inclusion of table disclosing carrying amount of financial instruments and their classification.
Change
Introduction of disclosure in respect of proposed changes to directors' remuneration policy.

3i Group plc Monitor

3i Group plc Annual Report 2017
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/1013
Company covered: 
3i Group plc
Period End: 
31 March, 2017
Report issued on 31 October 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Statement of comprehensive income represented to disclose results of discontinued operations separately.
Restatement
Reclassification of other financial assets and liabilities from fair value through profit or loss to financial instruments at amortised cost without explanation.
Change
Disclosure of proposed changes in finance director’s shareholding requirement.
New
New infrastructure initiative identified as new principal risk factor.

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.

Provident Financial plc Monitor

Provident Financial plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0804
Company covered: 
Provident Financial plc
Period End: 
31 December, 2016
Report issued on 08 August 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Pronouncements
Non-quantified impact disclosures in respect of IFRS 9 make reference to change in impairment method.
Change
Principal risk disclosures extended by inclusion of discussion of new risk factors.
Restatement
Restatement of amount of other receivables and prepayments & accrued income.

The Paragon Group Companies PLC Monitor

The Paragon Group Companies PLC Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0704
Company covered: 
The Paragon Group Companies PLC
Period End: 
30 September, 2016
Report issued on 11 July 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Statement of changes in equity shows separately reconciliation of movements for each component of equity including comprehensive income and transaction with owner elements.
Change
A sensitivity analysis is added to the disclosure of critical accounting estimates.
New
Qualitative factors underlying goodwill recognised during the year explained.
Change
Presentation of auditors' report enhanced by inclusion of graphical presentation in respect of materiality.
Change
Auditors identify new areas of risk of material misstatement in respect of "Interest payable on asset backed loan notes" and "recoverability of goodwill".
Pronouncements
New principal risk factors added to tabular disclosure including capital risk linked to Basel Committee proposals.

Hargreaves Lansdown plc Monitor

Hargreaves Lansdown plc Annual Report 2016
CR Monitor Issue: 
2017/0605
Company covered: 
Hargreaves Lansdown plc
Period End: 
30 June, 2016
Report issued on 13 June 2017 covered the following practice issues:
Change
Disclosure of subtotal for "net revenue" in the income statement.
Restatement
Restatement of cash flow statement to reclassify cash flow from purchase of non-controlling interest to financing activities from investing activities.
Change
Capitalisation of development costs extended.
Change
Risk disclosures enhanced by inclusion of details of risk management and internal control framework.
Change
New principal risks identified in respect of "strategic change" and "future regulatory change".

Intangible assets - Close Brothers Group plc

Period End: 
31 July, 2016
Period End Date: 
2016-07-31
Listing Status: 
FTSE Mid 250
ICB Industry Classification: 
8777 Investment Services
Auditor: 
Deloitte