This caption principally includes land and buildings, data processing hardware and software, and other tangible assets such as building installations, furniture and fittings and miscellaneous. The total amount of investment in tangible assets in 2012 amounted to €55.8 million, an increase of 26.0% vs. 2011.
This caption principally includes (i) the net cost of acquisition or development and (ii) the excess purchase price allocated to patents, trademarks and licenses, technology and content and contractual relationships. Following the acquisition of Amadeus IT Group, S.A. (the former listed company) by Amadeus IT Holding, S.A. (the current listed company, formerly known as WAM Acquisition, S.A.) in 2005, the excess purchase price derived from the business combination between them was partially allocated (purchase price allocation ("PPA") exercise) to intangible assets. The intangible assets identified for the purposes of our PPA exercise in 2005 are amortised on a straight-line basis over the useful life of each asset and the amortisation charge is recorded in our P&L. The amortisation charge attributable to PPA amounted to €71.0 million in the full year 2012.
Capital expenditure in intangible assets in 2012 amounted to €293.1 million, a 9.2% increase vs. 2011.
Goodwill mainly relates to the unallocated amount of €2,065.4 million of the excess purchase price derived from the business combination between Amadeus IT Holding, S.A. (the current listed company, formerly known as WAM Acquisition, S.A.) and Amadeus IT Group, S.A. (the former listed company), following the acquisition of Amadeus IT Group, S.A. by Amadeus IT Holding, S.A. in 2005.