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18. Financial asset investments

US$ million Loans and
receivables
Available
for sale
investments(1)
Total
At 1 January 2008 938 3,842 4,780
Additions 827 827
Interest receivable 44 44
Net advances 153 153
Disposals (626) (626)
Disposal of businesses (1) (1)
Reversal of impairments 25 20 45
Movements in fair value (11) (888) (899)
Currency movements (213) (822) (1,035)
At 31 December 2008 935 2,353 3,288
Less: non-current portion 935 2,180 3,115
Current portion 173 173
(1)
Balance at 31 December 2008 principally includes investment in AngloGold Ashanti Limited.
US$ million Loans and
receivables
Available
for sale
investments
Total
At 1 January 2007 404 1,569 1,973
Additions 42 42
Interest receivable 59 59
Net advances 53 53
Disposals (540) (540)
Disposal and demerger of businesses(12) (79) (91)
Transfer from investments in associates 606 606
Retained investment in Mondi 318 318
Movements in fair value 2,326 2,326
Other movements 1 1
Reclassifications 410 (395) 15
Currency movements 23 (5) 18
At 31 December 2007 938 3,842 4,780
Less: non-current portion 938 3,842 4,780
Current portion

No items were classified as ‘At fair value through profit or loss’ or ‘Held to maturity’ during either year presented.

No provision for impairment is recorded against financial assets classified as ‘Loans and receivables’ (2007: $25 million).

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