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The move to IFRS and XBRL
IFRS is an accounting standard dealing with global financial reporting. XBRL is an electronic language describing financial data according to global standards

describing  is an electronic language describing financial data according to global standards. This article describes why IFRS will displace GAAP in the US and the link between IFRS and XBRL. The move to IFRS and XBRL Why are governments moving to International Financial Reporting System (IFRS) and extensible business reporting language (XBRL)? The advent of the Internet (circa 1980) resulted in global communication times shrinking to minutes from days or hours. The consequences of inexpensive, real-time,

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