SEC Wants XBRL Filers

Hannon, Neal
November 2004
Strategic Finance;Nov2004, Vol. 86 Issue 5, p1
The article announces that the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) will publish a list of those companies that voluntarily participate in the XBRL filing program. The SEC is excited about the possibilities that the sharing of information through XBRL provides, demonstrating thought leadership and exhibiting a commitment to transparency on the part of those participating companies. The article also mentions some issues that will complicate 2005 filing.


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