Items tagged with "UK"

Use of IFRS Taxonomy for Securities Regulation Varied

Read about an update on how the IFRS Taxonomy is being used for securities regulation and where digital reporting the UK might be headed.

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UK authorities to collect financial data from Charities in XBRL

The UK’s Financial Reporting Council, in conjunction with the Charities Commission, has released an XBRL taxonomy to tag charity accounts for electronic filing and for other analytical purposes. Both the business registrar, Companies House, and HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) are updating their systems this month to accept company filings from registered charities that have been […]

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Canada gets a push on SBR

XBRL Canada shared an update on their recent seminar held in conjunction with The Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada). The day-long event in Ottawa educated stakeholders in that country on the benefits of Standard Business Reporting, with presentations from local and international speakers. The seminar was attended by some 50 people, mostly from the […]

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Democratizing Data by Making it Both Machine and Human Readable

The adoption of XBRL in over 60 countries has powered the evolution from human readable only filings in the form of paper or pdf (which is just paper on a screen) to machine readable structured data. But humans want to read the same information that computers have access to – in familiar, document form. Enter Inline XBRL (iXBRL). By allowing XBRL data […]

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Doing Business 2016 World Rankings Released

Of the top ten countries rated by the World Bank as the most friendly to business, all leverage XBRL to some extent in their regulatory reporting.

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SEC Commissioner Stein talks iXBRL in the UK

SEC Commissioner Kara M. Stein spoke recently of the importance of structured data and the SEC’s anticipated implementation of Inline XBRL.

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Recipe for XBRL Success in the UK

The Companies House and HMRC XBRL programmes are extremely successful, having been done in a way that is both very cost effective for filers and beneficial to those interested in utilising structured corporate data for analysis. Read two white papers by XBRL UK examining this success.

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XBRL in the Nordic Region

27th January, 2015

XBRL Sweden is hosting a single day event open to discuss the benefits on standard business reporting and how to further develop the use of XBRL for business reporting in the Nordic countries.

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Overview – Bank of England and Solvency II

The Bank of England’s Prudential Regulatory Authority recently held a seminar of insurance industry members on Solvency II, providing information on what firms need to do to prepare for transposition on 31 March 2015 and implementation on 1 January 2016.  Topics included a full policy and implementation overview, modelling, technical information and more. Download the presentations.

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