Group statement of comprehensive income

For the year ended 31 December

Notes 2010
£m
2009
£m
Profit for the year   3,140 2,956
       
Other comprehensive income      
Differences on exchange      
– subsidiaries   502 166
– associates   105 (258)
Differences on exchange reclassified and reported in profit for the year   (3)  
Cash flow hedges      
– net fair value losses   (106) (72)
– reclassified and reported in profit for the year   55 67
– reclassified and reported in net assets   3 (1)
Available-for-sale investments      
– net fair value gains   4 3
– reclassified and reported in profit for the year     (3)
Net investment hedges      
– net fair value (losses)/gains   (31) 238
– differences on exchange on borrowings   74 12
Retirement benefit schemes      
– net actuarial gains/(losses) in respect of subsidiaries 12 193 (295)
– surplus recognition and minimum funding obligations in respect of subsidiaries 12 58 (76)
– actuarial (losses)/gains in respect of associates net of tax 11 (54) 61
Tax on items recognised directly in other comprehensive income 6d 1 (71)
Total other comprehensive income for the year, net of tax 801 (229)
Total comprehensive income for the year, net of tax 3,941 2,727
       
Attributable to:      
Owners of the parent   3,664 2,476
Non-controlling interests 277 251
3,941 2,727

The accompanying notes are an integral part of the Group financial statements.

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