Items tagged with "Investment"

SEC amends Fund Names Rule, including Inline XBRL tagging

What’s in a name? The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is adopting amendments, including introducing Inline XBRL tagging, to the Fund Names Rule (rule 35d-1). The aim is to reduce the risk of investment companies misleading investors with misnomers not aligned with the actual investments held.

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Support for XBRL in UK sustainability investment disclosures and labels

Innovate Finance recently shared a useful comment response to the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) consultation paper Sustainability Disclosure Requirements and investment labels.

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ESG investment and company names: SEC issues new digital reporting requirements

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has this week published two new rules that include XBRL reporting components, both now open for public comment.

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Guidance from Europe on SPACs disclosures and investor protection

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has issued a public statement on disclosure and investor protection issues relating to special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs).

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SEC Commissioners offer remarks on ESG

Several members of the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) made statements at a recent meeting of the Asset Management Advisory Committee, offering views on environmental, social and governance (ESG) concerns and other issues.

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Does XBRL offer investors predictive benefits? Research says yes

To us at XBRL International it’s clear that XBRL data enables better decision making and offers value to investors and users of all kinds. Supporting that assertion is a point-of-view post at XBRL US, in which Steven Huddart of the Smeal College of Business at Penn State University asks “Are XBRL data better at predicting […]

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SEC’s Allison Herren Lee on voting and disclosure

The issue of investment stewardship is an increasingly visible one, thanks to the expansion of passive investment and expanded investor focus on ESG. It’s a topic we’re sure to explore further in the future, particularly with a view to the way that transparency can contribute to the functioning of markets in this field.

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Busted! Have you fallen for any of these ESG myths?

Our resident mythbuster, Mohini Singh – ACA, Director of Financial Reporting Policy at CFA Institute and Treasurer of the XBRL International Board of Directors – is back. This time she’s turned her attention to environmental, social and governance (ESG) ideas, in a new guest post in the Taggings section of the XBRL international website.

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Five ESG Myths Busted!

This is a guest post by Mohini Singh, ACA, Director of Financial Reporting Policy at CFA Institute. The demand for sustainability information continues to grow as businesses are increasingly focused on environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues. Investors need it in order to assess how companies are managing these questions and the impact they have […]

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