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Posted Thursday, September 9, 2021

SEC Updates Interactive Data Test Suite

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced that their Interactive Data Test Suite has been updated, and they are accepting comments related to the updates to the suite. Visit the Interactive Data Test Suite. See a summary of changes. Comments can be submitted to indicating “Interactive Data Test Suite” in the subject field.

Posted Friday, September 3, 2021

Newsletter for the Reporting Standard of Business and Government

August, 2021 SEC Commissioner Caroline Crenshaw and Independent Corporate Director, former FASB Chair, Leslie Seidman to keynote XBRL US Investor Forum: Data that Delivers. The half-day, virtual event, to be held on November 10, will feature case studies and demonstrations of how machine-readable data has changed the analytics dynamic for investors, corporate financial planners, researchers, […more]


Posted Wednesday, September 1, 2021

SEC Publishes Draft Taxonomies Including CEF and DEI

On September 1, 2021, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) published draft taxonomies for a public comment and review period that will end November 1, 2021. The 2021 Q4 release draft updates the Closed-End Fund (CEF) from the previous version that was out for public review in April 2020. It also includes updates to the […more]


Posted Monday, August 30, 2021

XBRL US Comments on SEC Regulatory Agenda

XBRL US commented on the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Regulatory Flexibility Agenda. The XBRL US letter addressed specific items on the agenda including the Commission’s proposals on: Pay versus Performance, which calls for XBRL text-block and detailed tagging for certain executive compensation-related data, Filing Fee Disclosure and Payment Methods Modernization, which would require XBRL […more]

Posted Thursday, August 26, 2021

SEC Commissioner Crenshaw and Former FASB Chairperson Seidman to Keynote XBRL US Investor Forum 2021

XBRL US announced today that the annual XBRL US Investor Forum 2021: Data that Delivers, will feature two keynote speakers, Commissioner Caroline A. Crenshaw of the United States Securities and Exchange Commission; and Independent Corporate Director and former FASB Chairperson, Leslie F. Seidman. This year’s virtual forum, which will take place on November 10, 2021, […more]


Posted Friday, August 20, 2021

SEC Publishes Draft EDGAR Filer Manual

On Friday, August 20, the Securities and Exchange Commission published the draft EDGAR Filer Manual, Volumes I and II, with a deployment date of September 20, 2021. EDGAR Release 21.3 contains a number of changes related to XBRL and XML structured data, including the planned pilot for Form 24F-2. Read the announcement.

Posted Friday, August 20, 2021

SEC Announced Open Data Access Enhancements

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) made an announcement today concerning enhancements to open data access including a new API that allows users to aggregate XBRL financial data. Read the release. Access the documentation.


Posted Monday, August 9, 2021

SEC Request for Comment on S-1 Data Collection

On August 9, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) published to the Federal Register, a request to continue the current process for data collection of the Form S-1. Per the original 2009 SEC rule mandating XBRL for public companies: Interactive data will be required as an exhibit to a Securities Act registration statement that contains […more]

Posted Tuesday, August 3, 2021

July, 2021 Newsletter

July, 2021 The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced an ambitious schedule in their Spring 2021 UnifiedAgenda of Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions. The announcement outlines both proposed and final rules for thisFall and Spring 2022. Rules coming out in October most likely to impact the XBRL community, as well as issuers,include a final rule for […more]


Posted Friday, July 30, 2021

SEC Publishes Regulatory Flexibility Agenda

The Securities and Exchange Commission published their Regulatory Flexibility Agenda to the Federal Register and is accepting comments concerning the agenda for a 30 day public review period set to end on August 30, 2021. The Agenda identifies rules that the agency expects to consider in the next 12 months that are likely to have […more]