Note 16. Non-current assets – Intangible assets
Developed
technology^
C ustomer/ a nd         C ontract Trad emarks C ustomer    supplierd evelopment
G oodwill intangibles a nd brands r elationships da tabases r ights T otal
$’000 $’000 $’000 $’000 $’000 $’000 $’000
2009
Cost 621,009 41,455 37,081 210,510 42,924 4,995 957,974
Accumulated amortisation
and impairment (171,692) (19,653) (4,932) (37,069) (9,419) (3,404) (246,169)
At 30 June 2009 449,317 21,802 32,149 173,441 33,505 1,591 711,805
Year ended 30 June 2009
At 1 July 2008 557,892 25,320 29,285 159,894 31,272 4,599 808,262
Exchange differences 68,941 1,555 4,872 29,199 6,152 429 111,148
Additions 1,686 - - 813 - - 2,499
Disposals and transfers - - - - - (774) (774)
Fair value adjustments and reversal
of earn-out amounts on prior period
acquisitions (7,510) - - - - - (7,510)
Amortisation charge - (5,073) (2,008) (16,465) (3,919) (2,663) (30,128)
Impairment loss (171,692) - - - - - (171,692)
At 30 June 2009 449,317 21,802 32,149 173,441 33,505 1,591 711,805
2010
Cost 607,073 44,903 35,588 204,637 40,972 5,424 938,597
Accumulated amortisation
and impairment (163,612) (25,242) (6,487) (52,069) (12,328) (4,234) (263,972)
At 30 June 2010 443,461 19,661 29,101 152,568 28,644 1,190 674,625
Year ended 30 June 2010
At 1 July 2009 449,317 21,802 32,149 173,441 33,505 1,591 711,805
Exchange differences (10,659) (136) (1,361) (7,954) (1,652) 1,137 (20,625)
Additions 4,803 3,429 - 2,907 - - 11,139
Amortisation charge - (5,434) (1,687) (15,826) (3,209) (1,538) (27,694)
At 30 June 2010 443,461 19,661 29,101 152,568 28,644 1,190 674,625
^ Developed technology represents the fair value of acquired technology through business combinations.
Amortisation expenses of $27,694,000 (2009: $30,128,000) and an impairment charge of $Nil (2009: $171,692,000 (post-tax $148,443,000)) over intangible assets are included in
depreciation, amortisation and impairment expenses in the statement of comprehensive income.