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eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL) is an international standard for the exchange of financial and non-financial information in digital form. It simplifies the delivery of digital reports to various parties and enables better access of information for analyses and benchmarking purposes.

Overview of XBRL


Digital reporting: back to the future?

The future of reporting, a perspective from the XBRL team.


GRI launches G4 XBRL Reports Program

Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) launched the ‘G4 XBRL Reports Program’ to encourage G4 reporters to publish their sustainability reports in an electronic format that can be consumed easily by data aggregators, investors and other stakeholders.


Gaining from standards

This paper outlines eight ways to introduce data standards for regulatory reporting. It reflects the best practices identified from Deloitte’s experience in working with businesses and governments. 


Deloitte hosts G4 Guidelines & GRI Taxonomy launch

The local launch of the G4 Guidelines and the release of the GRI Taxonomy 2013 attracted approximately 100 sustainability professionals at Deloitte Office in Rotterdam.


G4 XBRL Conversion and Assessment

Publishing sustainability reports in the digital format (XBRL) improves communication efficiency with key stakeholders as well as alignment with the G4 Guidelines. Deloitte offers G4 XBRL Conversion and Assessment services to assist clients with their sustainability disclosures.

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CRD IV Health Checker

Following the financial crisis in the late 2000’s, regulators worldwide have stepped up supervision of the financial industry. As a consequence the European Banking Authority (EBA) is requesting extensive, very detailed information from banks under Basel III. Read how Deloitte’s solution can help.


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