The XBRL Standards Board and the Formula Working Group are pleased to announce the approval of the Variables 1.0 specification to Recommendation. Based upon feedback from the community, the previous version was edited to provide clarity to the specification. There is no intended change in meaning to the previous version of the specification and the […]
The XBRL Standards Board and the Units Registry Task Force are pleased to announce the publication of the Units Registry – Structure 1.0 specification to Recommendation. This specification describes the structure of the XBRL International Units Registry. The Units Registry is an online listing of units that have been identified as potentially having wide utility. […]
XBRL International is pleased to announce the new members of its Board of Directors, elected by the ballot that followed the XII Member Assembly at its general meeting on November 18, 2013. Those elected will serve two year terms expiring at the end of 2015. The XBRL International Board of Directors is comprised of representatives […]
XBRL International today announced that XBRL Turkey, a joint venture of key public and private organizations that will spearhead the implementation of XBRL for digital business reporting in the country, has been granted Jurisdiction status. The establishment of a Jurisdiction in Turkey represents the first step in an ambitious effort to utilize XBRL in Turkey […]
The Board of XBRL International, Inc. has appointed John Turner as interim CEO. Mr. Turner will lead the organization as it continues to enhance its Specifications for defining, publishing, exchanging and consuming financial performance information. His position is effective immediately.
XBRL International is pleased to announce that the XBRL Standards Board, at the request of the Base Spec Working Group, has approved the Public Working Draft (PWD) of Extensible Enumerations 1.0. The Extensible Enumerations specification allows domain member networks, previously used for dimensions, to constrain the allowed values for primary reporting concepts, enabling taxonomy authors […]
At its 25 September meeting the XII Board of Directors was pleased to make a number of appointments related to the XII Best Practices Board and the XII Certification Board.
*UPDATED* The XBRL Standards Board (XSB) has approved, at the request of the Rendering Working Group, the Proposed Recommendation for version 1.1 of the Specification for Inline XBRL. The Specification documents can be found on the XII website at: http://specifications.xbrl.org/under-development.html
XBRL International is pleased to announce that the XBRL Standards Board, at the request of the Rendering Working Group, has approved as an updated Public Working Draft (PWD) the Table Linkbase 1.0.
The XBRL International Best Practice Board has released a taxonomy_quality_control document highlighting three key contributing factors which influence the Quality in an XBRL Taxonomy, including: Project Governance Structure Iterative Processes for Taxonomy Development, Test and Review; and Skilled Resources in areas such as domain and XBRL technology experts. Architectural issues at the design stage, internal and external […]