Electronic Financial Reporting and Disclosure

Chairman Christopher Cox talked about a proposed electronic system of disclosure to improve the information available to investors and… read more

Chairman Christopher Cox talked about a proposed electronic system of disclosure to improve the information available to investors and reduce the disclosure and reporting costs for companies. This new system, which the chairman called “interactive data,” used capabilities of a new computer language (known as XBRL) to make corporate data, including the text disclosures in Management’s Discussion and Analysis in the 10-K report, far more accessible to investors and analysts and less expensive for reporting companies to produce. close

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Electronic Financial Reporting and Disclosure

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Program ID:
192757-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 30, 2006
Last Aired:
Jun 4, 2006

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  • May 30, 2006 | 12:33pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 30, 2006 | 5:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 30, 2006 | 9:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 31, 2006 | 2:38am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 04, 2006 | 4:17am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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