Consolidated Statement of Comprehensive Income


€ thousand20182017Change% Change
Net income for the period284,699192,20392,49648.1%
Profit/Loss from conversion of financial statements expressed in foreign currency279(5,311)5,590(105.3%)
Reserve for exchange differences(11,103)14,800(25,903)(175.0%)
Tax reserve for exchange differences2,665(3,552)6,217(175.0%)
Gains/losses from exchange rate difference (8,438)11,248(19,686)(175.0%)
Effective portion of profits/(losses) on hedging instruments ("cash flow hedges")22,657(8,245)30,902(374.8%)
Tax effect of other gains/(losses) on hedging instruments (“cash flow hedges")(5,686)1,982(7,668)(386.9%)
Profit/Loss From the Effective Portion on Hedging Instruments net of tax effect16,970(6,263)23,233(371.0%)
Actuarial gains/(losses) on employee benefits recognised in equity5,1012984,8031,612.9%
Tax effect on the other actuarial profit/(loss) on staff benefit plans(1,487)421(1,908)(453.3%)
Actuarial Profit/(Loss) on defined benefit pension plans net of tax effect3,6137192,894402.7%
Total components of other comprehensive income, net of tax effect12,42439312,0313,062.1%
Total comprehensive income/loss297,123192,596104,52754.3%
Total comprehensive income (loss) attributable to:    
Minority interests14,22811,9232,30519.3%

Amounts in € thousand