The results presented in this Report are prepared in accordance with IFRS and relate to CNH Industrial Group including the impacts of the merger between Fiat Industrial S.p.A. and CNH Global N.V., which was completed on September 29, 2013.
The merger had no impact on the consolidated activities of the former Fiat Industrial Group and therefore the results presented herein are consistent and comparable with those previously published by Fiat Industrial.
However, starting from the merger closing date, net profit and net equity that previously would have been attributed to the ex-CNH Global minority shareholders, are now included in the profit and net equity attributable to owners of the parent. Additional information on the merger and related accounting impacts is provided in the notes to the Consolidated Financial Statements.
Principal changes in the scope of consolidation in 2013
There have been no significant changes in the scope of consolidation during 2013.