- XBRL in 2015: A Technical View

XBRL in 2015: A Technical View

What an exciting year 2015 has been for XBRL! Regulators became more receptive…


- 6 Reasons Why You Should Invest in XBRL

6 Reasons Why You Should Invest in XBRL

Electronic data is increasingly being shaped by the 4 Vs – Volume, Velocity,…


- New to FATCA? Here is What You Need to Know

New to FATCA? Here is What You Need to Know

  The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) is a US federal law…


- Transforming Compliance to Enterprise Risk Management

Transforming Compliance to Enterprise Risk Management

Early this year, the world’s largest fund company, BlackRock Inc., was…


- The Valeant saga: A Case for Prevention over Cure?

The Valeant saga: A Case for Prevention over Cure?

Views are flying (and positions forming, no pun intended) fast and furious…


- SECs Disclosure Effectiveness Initiative: Call for Comments

SECs Disclosure Effectiveness Initiative: Call for Comments

  Under its Disclosure Effectiveness initiative, the SEC’s Division of…


- Inline XBRL : More To It Than Meets The Eye

Inline XBRL : More To It Than Meets The Eye

US public companies and mutual funds have been filing their quarterly and…


- iXBRL: A Major Link in Business Reporting Evolution

iXBRL: A Major Link in Business Reporting Evolution

XBRL was conceptualized to standardize business and financial reporting. The…


- When to Use a Negative Signage in XBRL : A Bird’s Eye-View on Calculation Link

When to Use a Negative Signage in XBRL : A Bird's Eye-View on Calculation Link

On June 28 2015, XBRL US announced the formation of XBRL US Center for Data…


- What Happens When Values In XBRL Are Captured With Wrong Signage

What Happens When Values In XBRL Are Captured With Wrong Signage

Of late, there have been a number of articles on the quality of XBRL…