This series of seven blogs is dedicated to handling scope changes using “SAP® BusinessObjectsTM Planning and Consolidation 10.0, Version for SAP Netweaver Starter Kit for IFRS”. The objective is to illustrate in the BPC Starter kit for IFRS some of the most frequent scope changes.
Part #4: Partial disposal of an investment in a subsidiary while control is retained – this blog
Part #5: Step acquisition
Part #6: Loss of control while retaining an interest
Part #7: Internal merger between two subsidiaries
Each blog introduces a practical guide that deals with the following questions:
– What are the regulation requirements that applies to the business case
– How to handle the business case in the starter kit for IFRS
– What are the impacts on the financial statements
The business cases presented in these blogs are included in the set of data provided with BPC NW 10.0 Starter kit for IFRS. You can consult them in the database. Please, refer to the operating guide delivered along with the starter kit for further detail on the consolidation process.
These blogs have been written by members of the SAP EPM (Enterprise Performance Management) Starter Kits & Innovations team that develops starter kits on top of SAP financial consolidation products, Financial Consolidation (FC) and Business Planning and Consolidation (BPC). The starter kits are preconfigured contents created to deliver business logic, to speed-up the application deployment and to provide guidance to help maximize advantages of the product. The contents provided in the starter kits consist of reports, controls and rules for performing, validating and publishing a legal consolidation in accordance with IFRS. SAP starter kits for IFRS are provided to BPC/FC customers at no additional charge; they can be downloaded from SAP service market place at http://help.sap.com/.
Now to the fourth blog!
Presentation of the business case
Parent company P4 (USD) purchased a 100% interest in subsidiary PS4 for USD125 000
PS4 Fair value of net assets is USD100 000
Goodwill calculated = USD25 000
PS4 Profit for the year = USD20 000
P4 sells 30% interests to NCI for USD40 000 at the beginning of 2014.
P4 individual accounts in 2014:
PS4 individual accounts at 2014 opening:
Please click here to access the practical guide
Acknowledgements to Laetitia Lamoureux, Caroline Verrier and Jean-François Bouillon from the EPM SK&I team for their high contribution to the “Consolidation Practical guide”.
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International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)