WIP/Surety Working Group

The WIP Working Group is responsible for standardizing data in Work-in-Process reports and promoting the use of these standards for data collection in the surety underwriting process.


WIP add-in for Excel

Features: data reporting • instance creation •

The Altova Work in Process (WIP) XBRL add-in for Excel makes it easy for contractors to submit WIP reports to sureties in a valid XBRL format – simply by entering the information into a spreadsheet in Excel. With a build-in toolbar ribbon and Document Actions pane, the add-in provides all the guidance you’ll need to […more]

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Additional details: http://www.altova.com/wip.html


Data Quality Committee Announces 3rd Set of Approved Rules Covering Over 3,300 US GAAP Concepts

The freely-available rules and guidance developed by an industry coallaborative help public companies detect inconsistencies or errors in their XBRL-formatted financial data. Several tools are certified for implementation of the approved rules.


XBRL US Data Quality Committee Announces Publication of 2nd Set of Approved Rules and Guidance

Issuers encouraged to use the rules to identify and resolve data quality errors in financials XBRL US announced that it had published the second set of approved rules and guidance developed by the Data Quality Committee (DQC), which are now freely available for issuers to use to identify and correct errors in their filings. The […more]


XBRL US Data Quality Committee Announces Third Public Review Affecting 3000+ US GAAP Elements

XBRL US announced the start of its third public exposure period for guidance and rules developed by the Data Quality Committee (DQC), which is funded through the Center for Data Quality. The Committee is responsible for developing guidance and validation rules that can prevent or detect inconsistencies or errors in XBRL data filed with the SEC and focuses on data quality issues that adversely affect data analysis.


Altova releases 2017 MissionKit

Big Data, Database, and XBRL Tools Get a Huge Boost   It’s time for the latest release of Altova’s MissionKit and server software products, and this one delivers a huge boost in functionality for working with big data, databases, XBRL, and much more.   With support for Apache Avro in multiple products, additional databases and […more]


SEC Filers Decreased Errors by 64 Percent by Using Data Quality Committee Validation Rules

The XBRL US Data Quality Committee reports that by using its first set of validation rules, filers reduced the number of errors in their filings for the data covered by those rules by 64%, Q1 2016 versus Q1 2015.


Altova Introduces Work in Process (WIP) XBRL Add-In for Excel

The Altova Work in Process (WIP) XBRL add-in for Excel makes it easy for contractors to submit WIP reports to sureties in a valid XBRL format – simply by entering the information into a spreadsheet in Excel. Learn more.


Altova Publishes New Company Financials App for Android, iOS and Windows

Altova just published the free Company Financials App for iOS, Android, Windows Phone, and Windows 8.1/10 that lets you explore and analyze US public company high-level financial reports automatically extracted from XBRL filings in the SEC’s EDGAR database. You can search by company name or stock ticker symbol and view the financial reports of the […more]


Data Quality Certification

The applications linked below have been reviewed and found to: incorporate the current set of approved XBRL US Data Quality Committee rules and successfully run the rules on XBRL filings to produce expected results. Why use a certified application in your process? By using a certified application, public companies are assured that their filings are […more]