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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]


Posted Thursday, July 29, 2021

SEC Chair Gensler Remarks on Climate and Global Financial Markets

The Securities and Exchange Commission published Chair Gary Gensler’s remarks given during the Principles for Responsible Investment “Climate and Global Financial Markets” webinar. His remarks provide some insight into what we might expect from the climate disclosure rule proposal that the SEC has indicated they will be publishing in October. Highlights from the speech that […more]


Posted Wednesday, July 28, 2021

SEC Publishes Updated EDGAR Filer Manual

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has adopted the updated EDGAR Filer Manual, with an official publication date of July 28, 2021. Read the Final rule.  

Posted Thursday, July 15, 2021

XBRL US DQC Public Exposure of 16th Rule Set for US GAAP Filers

XBRL US Data Quality Committee Public Exposure of 16th Rule Set for US GAAP Filers Shelly Wavrin of Toppan Merrill Named as Incoming Chair of the Committee The XBRL US Data Quality Committee (DQC) has published its 16th Rule Set for a 45-day public review and comment period, which closes on August 31, 2021. This […more]