|9.||Other financial assets|
At 31 July 2019, a total impairment allowance of R519 million (2018: R202 million) has been raised against debt instruments carried at amortised cost.
An impairment allowance of R414 million (2018: R124 million) has been raised for amounts receivable from the sale of the GCT Group. The allowance was raised based on the general approach and considers their current probability of default and collateral provided as security for the loan. The directors are actively engaged in the recovery of the receivables.
The balance of the impairment allowance is related to the other debt instruments and has been shown as a net amount. The allowances raised are based on the general approach, considering the probability of default and collateral (if any).
Refer to note 44 for the disclosure on the expected credit losses.
Reconciliation of movements of debt instruments measured at amortised cost