For all those beginning to use block tagging under the European Single Electronic Format (ESEF) mandate this year, ToppanMerrill have released a webinar, guiding viewers through the requirements. Block tagging is currently the final phased-in requirement for ESEF submissions and applies to all European and UK public issuers with consolidated IFRS Financial Statements.
This year European issuers filing with the European Single Electronic Format (ESEF) will be required, for the first time, to use block tagging to mark up the notes in their financial statements. This has implications, and presents certain challenges, for software providers, filers, and auditors alike.
Last week the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) adopted the final rule on Insider Trading Arrangements and Related Disclosures. The rule introduces new disclosure requirements regarding insider trading policies and procedures, as well as making amendments to disclosure requirements for director and executive compensation.
The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has issued updated guidance for filers preparing to navigate new block tagging requirements while reporting under the European Single Electronic Format (ESEF) mandate.