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Posted Monday, June 6, 2022

Newsletter for the Reporting Standard of Business and Government

May, 2022 With Memorial Day behind us, the start of Summer is right around the corner (officially June 21). Time for barbecues, picnics, heading to the beach… And this year, more rule proposals and final implementations with structured data requirements from the SEC! Two new SEC proposals focused on investment management filers were published in […more]


Posted Friday, June 3, 2022

SEC Final Rule Mandates XBRL for Employee Stock Purchase & Savings Plans

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced the final rule “Updating EDGAR Filing Requirements and Form 144 Filings” which mandates the electronic filing of certain documents; the rule also requires the use of Inline XBRL for filing financial statements and accompanying notes to the financial statements required in the annual reports of employee stock purchase, […more]

Posted Friday, June 3, 2022

SEC Requests Input on Data Collection of Form N-MFP

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) published to the Federal Register a notice of information collection for the Form N-MFP, the Monthly Report for Money Market Funds. Today this form, which details disclosure items related to portfolio holdings, is required to be reported in XML format. We believe that Form N-MFP which contains weekly facts […more]

Posted Wednesday, May 25, 2022

SEC Proposed Enhanced ESG Disclosures by Investment Companies in Inline XBRL

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) published a rule proposal on Enhanced Disclosures by Certain Investment Advisers and Investment Companies About ESG Investment Practices. As proposed, this rule would require registered investment advisers, certain advisers that are exempt from registration, registered investment companies, and business development companies, to provide additional information regarding their environmental, social, and […more]

Posted Wednesday, May 25, 2022

SEC Proposes Rule on Investment Company Names

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) published a rule proposal on Investment Company Names, which aims to address investment company names that are likely to mislead investors about an investment company’s investments and risks. The proposed amendments to this rule are designed to increase investor protection by improving and clarifying the requirement for certain funds to […more]