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Amortisation, depreciation and impairment

in CHF 000   2021   2020
Depreciation and amortisation   49 737   47 298
Amortisation resulting from business combinations   64 657   69 181
Impairment     85 000
Total   114 394   201 479
of which depreciation of property, plant and equipment   23 668   24 284
of which depreciation of right-of-use assets from lease   16 229   14 877
of which amortisation of intangible assets   74 496   77 317
of which impairment on goodwill     85 000

Overall depreciation and amortisation (total covering depreciation and amortisation resulting from business combinations) reduced compared with the previous year by CHF 2.1 million to CHF 114.4 million. While depreciation and amortisation increased by CHF 2.4 million, depreciation and amortisation resulting from business combinations declined by CHF 4.5 million, mainly due to changes to the group of consolidated companies (effect of CHF 2.9 million).

Based on a goodwill impairment test, no requirement for any impairment on goodwill was identified. In the previous year, an impairment on goodwill of CHF 85.0 million was recorded for the cash-generating unit Tamedia. See Note 22 “Goodwill and intangible assets with an indefinite useful life”.