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Posted Monday, October 23, 2017

Newsletter for the Business Reporting Standard

September/October, 2017 Regulatory & Legislative News SEC Proposes XBRL Requirement for Corporate Financial Statement Cover Pages SEC Updates Interactive Data Test Suite with IFRS Test Cases SEC Updates Interactive Data Test Suite to Accommodate Files Prior to EDGAR Submission XBRL US News XBRL US and SunSpec Alliance Hold Orange Button Public Review SFAA and NASBP […more]


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Posted Friday, October 6, 2017

CFA Institute Publishes Blog: Realizing the Potential of Structured Data

Despite its presence and use for several years now, XBRL has not achieved its full potential for either investors or companies in the United States. One reason is that companies continue to see structured data as a compliance and cost burden, and they have shared these views with regulators. Securities regulators worldwide are examining costs […more]


Posted Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Approved Guidance & Validation Rules

The Data Quality Committee – a collaborative of public companies, service providers and others working to improve standardized financial reporting – approved rules related to versions 4 and 5 and guidance for the Statement of Cash Flows in October, 2017. These freely-available resources help public companies detect inconsistencies or errors in their XBRL-formatted financial data.


XBRL Taxonomy

Posted Monday, October 2, 2017

2017 IFRS Taxonomy

The International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) Taxonomy is the global standard issued by the IFRS Foundation to mark up electronic IFRS financial statements. By providing the IFRS Taxonomy, the International Accounting Standards Board can ensure that the taxonomy used is an accurate representation of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS Standards). Browse IFRS Taxonomy resources || Viewer (full […more]


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Posted Thursday, September 7, 2017

Calcbench Newsletter (September 2017)

In this issue:

  • Health of the health insurers
  • Business services sector: key metrics
  • Public Company Accounting Oversight Board’s list of priorities for inspecting audit firms this year
  • FASB’s new standard for hedge accounting

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