In € million

 

2016

 

2015

Carrying amount at January 1

 

92

 

121

Additions

 

0

 

1

Disposals

 

(8)

 

(13)

Increase through business combination

 

(5)

 

7

Capital increase / decrease

 

4

 

33

Changes of consolidation method

 

(4)

 

(9)

Changes in consolidation scope

 

(4)

 

(14)

Impairments

 

(7)

 

(32)

Reversal of impairments

 

 

 

4

Transfer to assets held for sale

 

(11)

 

 

Other

 

(3)

 

(6)

Carrying amount at December 31

 

55

 

92

In accordance with the concept of materiality, certain companies which are not of significant size have not been included in the consolidation scope. For more information, refer to Principles of consolidation.