February 7, 2012 at Noon Eastern Time
TORONTO, Jan. 30, 2012 /CNW/ - XBRL Canada is holding a webinar on
Tuesday, February 7, 2012 at Noon Eastern Time to discuss key
milestones involving XBRL in Canada, including highlights from the most
recent XBRL International Conference in Montreal.
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These issues are of particular importance to Canadians in the coming
year, and include:
Proposals by XBRL Canada and the CICA for a widespread adoption of XBRL
by the Canadian Government (referred to as Standard Business Reporting.
XBRL Canada and the CICA have put forward a roadmap for adoption of SBR
in key steps as outlined in the image above
Status of the IFRS Taxonomy with the SEC. Canadian inter-listed
companies, now using IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards)
are required to file in XBRL with the SEC. But the SEC has not yet
approved the IFRS Taxonomy. What are the companies to do?
Some key Canadian companies/organizations have adopted XBRL or are
considering it. What have they done and how?
There is a wave of XBRL adoption around the world. What are the
implications of this remarkable trend for Canada?
XBRL Canada is supported and administered by the Canadian Institute of Chartered
Image with caption: "Roadmap for widespread adoption of XBRL to implement Standard Business Reporting within Canada. (CNW Group/XBRL Canada)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20120131_C8054_PHOTO_EN_9457.jpg
SOURCE XBRL Canada
For further information:
XBRL Canada, Gerald Trites, Project Director, (416) 602-3931, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org