All Data Quality Committee articles

  • Blog post

    Quality group proposes new XBRL rules to reduce errors


    XBRL U.S.’s data quality committee is developing guidance to detect and prevent inconsistencies or errors in XBRL data filed with the SEC, as it looks to improve data quality and make it more useful for analysis. Tammy Whitehouse has more.

  • Blog post

    Recent XBRL data improvement seen as first of more to come


    According to the XBRL U.S. Data Quality Committee, public companies reduced the number of errors in their filings by 64 percent in the first quarter of 2016 compared with first quarter 2015. Tammy Whitehouse spoke with Committee Chair Mike Starr, who says he anticipates bigger improvements ahead due to continued ...