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Reviewed Results | Year ended 31 December 2021

Financials Reconciliation of Headline Earnings


  United States Dollars
  Year ended
Figures in millions unless otherwise stated Dec 2021  (Reviewed) Dec 2020 
Net profit attributable to owners of the parent 789.3  723.0 
(Profit)/loss on disposal of assets (8.5)   0.2 
Taxation effect on (profit)/loss on disposal of assets   2.6  (0.1)
Impairment/(reversal of impairment) of FSE   30.8  (62.3)
Impairment of investments and assets and other1   85.7    78.1 
Taxation on impairment of investments and assets1 (9.9) (8.9)
Non-controlling interest effect on impairment of investments and assets    —  (0.7)
Headline earnings attributable to owners of the parent 890.0  729.3 
Headline earnings per share – cents 100     83 
Based on headline earnings as given above divided by 887,306,342 (December 2020 – 878,661,474) being the weighted average number of ordinary shares in issue.    
1 Includes write-off of exploration and evaluation assets in Australia of US$21.3m for the year ended 31 December 2021 (US$16.9m for the year ended 30 December 2020).