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FinDynamics

Corporate Data Providers Opposed to H.R. 4164

We expressed our opposition to the proposed legislation in the recent article by PR Newswire “Corporate Data Providers Opposed to H.R. 4164, Legislation Reducing Transparency for Small Companies” We believe that reporting basic financial statements in electronic format represented by XBRL plays a key role in…

Small Company Disclosure Simplification Act

The new proposed legislation “Small Company Disclosure Simplification Act” threatens to significantly diminish the benefits of financial reporting transparency and standardization brought about by XBRL. Although it seems to address the concerns of small filers who have to carry the extra burden of preparing additional…

Visualize financials in Excel with XBRLAnalyst

XBRLAnalyst simplifies analysis and reporting by plotting financial data and exporting charts in Excel with one click. Want to know why IBM total revenue decreased in the last year? Plot all revenue components together and note the drop in Sales segment (see below) Want to see…

Fortune 500: XBRLAnalyst cross-checks financials

XBRLAnalyst cross-checks financials (Revenue, Net Income, etc. ) reported by Fortune magazine for Fortune 500 companies. Download the Excel file from findynamics.com and see yourself Highlighted cells indicate differences from reported values Point at any number and see its description as reported Click “View Statements” and review each value on…

Financial Dimensions: from XBRL to Excel

New release of XBRLAnalyst makes Dimension easily accessible in Excel.   All domain members are now clearly highlighted in Financial Statements in blue color. You get All details, even more than SEC Viewer shows! Easily find and view a breakdown of any composite financial metric (Revenue streams or…

XBRLAnalyst gets turbo loader for XBRL in Excel!

  The new release of XBRLAnalyst boosts the speed of loading XBRL data in Excel by fully leveraging multi-threading and high performance cloud servers. All the reports are generated a lot faster. Spreadsheets with numerous XBRLFact formulas are calculated in asynchronous multi-threaded mode with multiple…

XBRLAnalyst takes Excel deeper into XBRL!

XBRLAnalyst takes Excel deeper into XBRL! Excel cells with a single XBRL value, formula or even user-defined metric are fully linked to XBRL financial statements. You wonder what it means? Cell annotation shows what XBRL tags were used to return the value in the cell, whether it…

New Year! New XBRLAnalyst!

New XBRLAnalyst! Now, Financial Statements are seamlessly linked to Excel. Searching and auditing financial data of public companies in Excel cannot be easier. New features: Cells are linked to Financial Statements. Simply select the cell and press View Statements. Cell annotation is enhanced with colors and details: Label from financial statement, XBRL tag,…

New update of XBRLAnalyst, Dec 11, 2013

Updated version of XBRLAnalyst 2 and 3 is now available. Users with XBRLAnalyst installed, can updated the program from Excel. New add-ons: 1) Comps and Historical reports as well as XBRLFact function provide more information about each data point in the Excel cell comment. It…

XBRLAnalyst released, Dec 1, 2013

We are happy to announce that XBRLAnalyst was released last week. We would like to thank all the beta-testing users who provided us with valuable feedback and new suggestions about how to better leverage XBRL in Excel. We continue active development of XBRLAnalyst and look…