Extensible Enumerations is a powerful feature of XBRL that enables the creation of concepts that take a value from a pre-defined list. XBRL International’s Best Practices Board has published updated guidance on Extensible Enumerations that covers the new features included in the recent update to the Extensible Enumerations specification. This guidance explains how to define concepts that can […]
This week the XBRL Board of Directors has approved the progression to recommendation status of an important new specification: the Extensible Enumerations Specification (EE). Version 2 of the Extensible Enumerations specification provides improved support for reporting values that are taken from a prescribed list, such as a list of countries. The use of Extensible Enumerations […]
This week the XBRL Board of Directors has approved the progression to recommendation status of an important new specification: the Transformation Rules Registry (TRR4).
The XBRL Standards Board has voted to promote a number of additional data types to the Recommended status from their previous Candidate Recommendation state, following extensive testing from within the community, including by multiple vendors. These include data types that support Extensible Enumerations 2.0 and the OIM specifications, restricted monetary types, and physical measurements, amongst others. A complete […]
XBRL International is delighted to welcome David Shaw as the new Chair of the XBRL Standards Board (XSB). As Chair, David will lead the XSB as they oversee the XBRL Standards making process, set the direction of technical Working Groups, and develop and maintain individual XBRL specifications. David Shaw is XBRL Supervising Project Manager at the […]
XBRL International is seeking candidates to fill open positions on the Best Practices Board (BPB). The purpose of the BPB is to actively manage the production, dissemination and continual improvement of publications. Equally, it is responsible for content that describes methods, processes and best practices for successful development, implementation, integration, maintenance and usage of XBRL […]
XBRL International is seeking candidates to fill open positions on the Nominations Committee (NomCom). NomCom develops and oversees the procedures for the eligibility, nominations, appointments, elections, sign-up and recruitment of all Committee and Board of Director positions within XII. The Committee is seeking new members with significant senior experience in corporate, government or regulatory fields […]
XBRL International has released requirements designed to improve the process of combining multiple XBRL or iXBRL reports into a package without losing the references between them.
We are delighted to announce that Hans Buysse will be taking up the role of Chairperson of the XBRL International Board of Directors. Robert Tarola will swap seats with Hans and shift into the Vice Chair role. Hans brings a wealth of experience to the role with extensive knowledge of financial analysis, M&A and structured […]
This week the XBRL International Board of Directors has voted to formally rescind the Financial Reporting Taxonomies Architecture (FRTA) recommendation. The FRTA was a no-longer relevant 2005 recommendation on taxonomy design, predating more relevant experience and the 2006 Dimensions specification. It was a guidance document which had been left behind by a decade of real-world […]