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XBRL US Center for Data Quality AICPA, Altova, Broadridge, Certent, DataTracks, Donnelley Financial Services (DFIN), P3XBRL, RDG Filings, Toppan Merrill, Workiva

We’ve been reviewing individual corporate filings for issues related to data quality since 2015. Have you checked YOUR XBRL filing?


XBRL US Data Quality Committee Public Review for 10th Ruleset

SEC filers, investors, XBRL providers encouraged to comment, and to use approved Ruleset 9  The XBRL US Data Quality Committee (DQC) has published its 10th Ruleset for a 45-day public review and comment period, which closes on September 16, 2019. DQC rules are developed to aid issuers in preparing consistent, error-free financials, by providing automated […more]


XBRL US Data Quality Committee Launches Public Review for 9th Ruleset

SEC filers, investors, XBRL providers encouraged to review and comment The XBRL US Data Quality Committee (DQC) has published its 9th Ruleset for a 45-day public review and comment period, which closes on June 15, 2019. In addition to expanding on many existing rules, the latest ruleset contains a new category of checks that evaluates […more]


XBRL US Data Quality Committee Approves 7th Ruleset

8th Ruleset published for public review and comment period The XBRL US Data Quality Committee (DQC) has finalized, approved, and published its 7th Ruleset which includes 13 types of validation checks for filings prepared using the US GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy as well as two guidance documents. The DQC also published an 8th Ruleset for […more]


White Paper: XBRL US Center for Data Quality, an industry initiative for the common good

XBRL US white paper “XBRL US Center for Data Quality, an industry initiative for the common good”, details timeline, milestone and accomplishments to date including significant reduction in errors, greater engagement with regulators and expanding usage of XBRL data.


XBRL US Data Quality Committee Solicits Input on 7th Ruleset and Guidance for SEC Filers

The Data Quality Committee is soliciting input on the 7th Data Quality Ruleset during a public review and comment period that will end on September 10, 2018.


XBRL US Data Quality Committee Approves Sixth Ruleset for IFRS and US GAAP Filings

The Data Quality Committee has approved and finalized IFRS validation rules, along with US GAAP rules in its 6th ruleset. Foreign private issuers and US GAAP filers should use the rules by the June 29, 2018 effective date.


IFRS Validation Rules Published in 6th RuleSet from XBRL US Data Quality Committee

For the first time, the Data Quality Committee has published IFRS validation rules, along with US GAAP rules in its 6th ruleset. Foreign private issuers are encouraged to participate in the public review of these new rules.


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XBRL US Center for Data Quality AICPA, Altova, Broadridge, Certent, DataTracks, Donnelley Financial Services (DFIN), P3 Data Systems, RDG Filings, Toppan Merrill, Workiva

We’ve been reviewing individual corporate filings for issues related to data quality since 2015. Have you seen your company’s XBRL filing results?


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Does your tool or service provider run Data Quality Committee rules on your XBRL filings using version 8 (effective for filings after May 8, 2019)?

If not, why not? Finding and fixing issues identified prior to filing ensures a company’s data conforms to over 50 industry-developed, publicly-reviewed quality checks, and gives the markets a clear picture of your company financials.

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