XBRL US Investor Forum on How Standards Disrupt the Status Quo

An upcoming event takes a deep dive into how data standardization is modernizing the capital markets and delivering on the fintech promise. Blockchain. Alternative data. Automation through standards. Regulatory and legislative changes. All of these factors are changing the way […]

XBRL Taxonomies

CFA Investor Forum Discusses Who’s Using XBRL and Why

At CFA’s Investor Forum 2017, a panel of industry experts discussed case studies that illustrate XBRL’s use in accounting and financial reporting and the rationale behind its adoption. This panel discussed different ways in which XBRL is employed in the […]

XBRL framework

Manner in which XBRL filing can be helpful to Companies and Investors

Regulatory authorities around the world have adopted rules requiring companies to provide their financial reporting in a structured data, machine-readable format i.e. eXtensible business reporting language (XBRL). The vision of XBRL filing is that the format would enable investors and […]

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 […]