Deciding to implement XBRL an examination of potential benefits

Kearney, Gemma
October 2005
Accountancy Ireland;Oct2005, Vol. 37 Issue 5, p68
Trade Publication
Focuses on XSolutions, a software development project which shows that XBRL can be designed to specifically meet a company's needs. Characteristics of XBRL documents; Objectives of XSolutions; Functional requirements; Technical design; Potential benefits of XBRL.


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