Items tagged with "analysts"

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]


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

Improve Underwriting Efficiency – Learn How to Use the Surety Standards Toolkit

3:00 PM EDT Tuesday, September 19, 2017
XBRL US Webinar
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The Work-in-Process (WIP) report and other financials can be delivered in useable form directly from contractor to surety eliminating manual rekeying of data, improving timeliness and access to credit for contractors. Financial data standards can automate the process. Join this webinar to view demonstrations for creating and consuming XBRL-formatted WIP reports.


Solar Industry Stakeholders: Participate in Orange Button Taxonomy Public Review

1:00 PM EDT Wednesday, September 27, 2017
XBRL US Webinar
Register for Free Webinar

Attend this one-hour session to learn about the U.S. Department of Energy’s mission to reduce the soft costs of solar financing by streamlining data collection and analysis through standards. Find out how you can participate in developing the solar data standards that will become the industry norm. The Orange Button Taxonomy is a digital dictionary of […more]


2018 Reporting Taxonomy Public Reviews

September 1 - Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Public Review hosted by FASB
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The proposed 2018 U.S. Financial Reporting Taxonomy and Shared Reporting Taxonomy are now available. Interested parties should review and provide feedback on these proposed 2018 taxonomies by October 31, 2017.

Watch an October 3 FASB webinar replay about these taxonomies.


XBRL Investor Forum 2017: Smart Data, Better Results, New York, NY on Nov 1, 2017

XBRL US announced today that it will hold a free, half-day forum, “Smart Data, Better Results”, for investors, analysts, and regulators, as well as data and analytical tool providers. The event is hosted by Baruch College’s Zicklin School of Business in New York City, with sponsorship by CFA Institute and CFA Society New York.


Investor Forum 2017: Smart Data, Better Results

1:50 PM ET Wednesday, November 1, 2017
XBRL US Meeting || Newman Vertical Campus Conference Center hosted by Baruch College
Register for FREE event

This half-day forum provides practical information about where you can get structured data on US and non-US companies, on who’s using this data today, and a step-by-step discussion on how to get started using XBRL data within your own organization.

Advance registration is required. XBRL US Members are invited to attend our Annual General Meeting and Luncheon prior to this event.


IFRS Taxonomy Deep Dive II: SEC Notice & Taxonomy Review for XBRL Providers & Data Users

3:00 PM EDT Wednesday, August 23, 2017
XBRL US Webinar
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All data providers and XBRL tool and service providers should attend this second deep dive webinar into the IFRS Taxonomy and the SEC rule.


Calcbench Newsletter (July 2017)

In this issue:

  • Sector in focus: Gift card revenue in retail
  • Mentioning Trump Administration in risk factors
  • New reporting technology catching on

Data Quality Committee Responds to FASB Invitation to Comment

The XBRL US Data Quality Committee responded to FASB’s Invitation to Comment on Efficiency and Effectiveness of GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy.