A partnership of three major commercial banks in the Netherlands announced this week that they will mandate the use of the Standard Business Reporting (SBR) program for all credit reporting as of 1 January 2017.
The European Union has named XBRL as an ICT Standard, paving the way for regulators to specify the standard specifically in procurement documents
At a short ceremony at the Reserve Bank of India on 22 January 2016, XBRL International presented India’s central bank with an award recognising the regulator’s ongoing innovation in leveraging the standard in pursuit of improved transparency and accountability. RBI has been using XBRL for several years for prudential data collections, covering some 97 risk […]
We like to keep you abreast of developments at the major accounting standards bodies. To that end, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB), which sets accounting standards in the US and is responsible for the US GAAP Taxonomy, has released its outlook for 2016, including results of a stakeholder survey on its future agenda. One […]
The IASB has released minutes from the latest IFRS Taxonomy Consultative Group conference call. Topics included upcoming and current ITCG reviews, the IFRS Taxonomy deprecation schema, and the management of entity-specific disclosures. Note that it is likely that publication of the annual IFRS Taxonomy 2016 will be delayed until April of this year due to this […]
The XSB has released the first Public Working Draft (PWD) of the OIM, along with a PWD of xBRL-JSON, a standard JSON representation of an XBRL report, providing new flexibility to regulators, data providers and other structured data publishers.
The Accounting Research and Development Foundation (ARDF) of Chinese Taipei is the newest member of the XBRL consortium
A new Working Group note provides information on how and when duplicates can occur and guidance on how to tackle them in different kinds of projects.
The XSB is issuing a call for implementations and is holding a six week comment period though 20 January 2016.
The Taxonomy Packages specification is open for comment until 20 January2016.