Loan Application Taxonomy, Demonstration Release

During the COVID-19 crisis, rapid processing of loan applications and the ability to track the disbursement of relief funds is critical. This is a Loan Application Taxonomy to represent information required by government-approved lenders. In addition, a CSV (Excel) template is available which can be used to generate XBRL reports using this demonstration taxonomy release. […more]


XBRL US Supports BEA Proposal Requiring LEI for Entities That Have One on BE-180

XBRL US expressed support for a BEA rule proposal that would amend the data collected and the design of the mandatory BE-180 Benchmark Survey of Financial Services Transactions between U.S. Financial Services Providers and Foreign Persons. In particular, XBRL US supports the proposed plan to include a question to survey respondents to provide their 20-digit […more]


RegTech Data 2020

Monday, April 20 - Friday, April 24, 2020
Teleconference, Web Conference hosted by Data Coalition
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This virtual event will focus on the future of RegTech applications in society, specifically strategies for realizing efficiencies for financial services and government agencies. During the virtual RegTech Data Week, participants will discuss the benefits and uses of common entity identifiers, development of new pilot projects to advance the use of structured data in regulatory […more]


Innovating with Open Government Data

4:30 PM EDT Monday, March 16, 2020
Data Coalition Webinar hosted by Data Coalition
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Join Data Coalition panelists, including leading public data innovators, as they explain how they are using open data to promote government transparency and accountability, while solving solve important issues facing the public. Originally planned as a panel discussion at South by Southwest (SXSW), the Data Coalition will host this virtual program to keep the crucial […more]


BEA Proposes Amendments to International Services Surveys Including Use of LEI

On February 25, 2020, the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) proposed a number of amendments to the mandatory BE-180 Benchmark Survey of Financial Services Transactions between U.S. Financial Services Providers and Foreign Persons. This survey will apply to the 2019 fiscal reporting year. This mandatory benchmark survey, conducted under the authority of the International Investment […more]


Newsletter for the Reporting Standard of Business and Government

May, 2020 CAFR Taxonomy public review is closed. Multiple comments received. XBRL US concluded the public review for V0.3 of the CAFR Taxonomy which represents seven statements, two footnotes and several schedules for the Single Audit Report. Comments were received from the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB), as well as individual states, including Tennessee and […more]


April, 2020 Newsletter

April, 2020 Economic difficulties brought on by the COVID-19 crisis highlight the value of timely, accurate, consistent data to aid in the administering of loan programs like the small business loans in the CARES stimulus package, and in other relief programs we’re likely to see down the road. Congress has approved billions in funds for […more]


March 2020 Newsletter

March, 2020 March has been a difficult month, as we all adapt to a new environment, way of living and doing business. Filers and XBRL providers may face challenges and the SEC has instituted several temporary relief measures to help filers during the COVID-19 crisis. Many of our members are small businesses which face unique […more]


February, 2020 Newsletter

February, 2020 XBRL continues to gain traction in regulatory and government reporting. On the SEC filing front, the FASB has incorporated XBRL US DQC rules into the 2020 US GAAP Taxonomy which is a big win for data quality. Separately, XBRL US submitted a comment letter on the SEC’s proposal that XBRL be required for […more]


January 2020 Newsletter

January, 2020 2020 will be a critical year for the modernization of government and regulatory reporting. On December 30, 2019, the President signed the Grants Reporting Efficiency And Transparency (GREAT) Act (https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/house-bill/150) into law, which requires the use of data standards in grants reporting. The GREAT Act dovetails with the President’s Management Agenda, Results-Oriented Accountability […more]