Analysis for Fun and Profit

On Tuesday, Chairman Cox announced an early release of some open source software that allows you to analyse information that has been filed with the SEC in XBRL format. It’s a web based demonstration environment, available here. So, this is an interesting start....

Welcome, Mark Bolgiano

A very welcome face at the conference was Mark Bolgiano, the new XBRL-US Executive Director. In the unlikely event that we didn’t scare him away with the proverbial information fire hose, he will be starting on 11 December. Seems like a very capable guy coming...

SpiderMonkey… unveiled

So, lots of people have been wondering about what we have been up to over the last few months. It’s true. We’ve been pre-occupied. But now we are beginning to take the wraps off. SpiderMonkey! It’s here! Based on Eclipse, SpiderMonkey offers a...

Thank-you Kurt

This week marks the last few days of Kurt Ramin’s role as chairman of XBRL International. An awful lot has happened over the last couple of years. Thank-you Kurt for all of the effort that you have put in, especially in relation to the development of the IFRS...