XBRL Flash Report - October 2013 

October 2013

On Sept. 23, XBRL US held its fifth annual conference, Current Developments in XBRL Financial Reporting. The two-day conference provided a forum for XBRL preparers, auditors and service providers to hear from the experts in XBRL on the status of this initiative, which the SEC mandated beginning in 2009 and with which all public companies must comply. Below are summaries of the main conference sessions and five takeaways from those sessions that all public companies should be aware of.