Working Groups

XBRL Europe has set the following various dedicated Working Groups to meet its objectives

  • EU Business Registers Working Group (xEBR WG) - Aims to increase coordination and interoperability for XBRL efforts and taxonomies for European business registers and company information providers – Development of the xEBR taxonomy - Chair: Thomas Verdin - XBRL Europe
  • Supervisory Reporting Working Group - Contributes to the EBA initiative to harmonize the COREP and FINREP frameworks, works with EIOPA on Solvency II taxonomy - Co-Chairs: Derek De Brandt - XBRL Belgium - Eric Jarry XBRL France
  • IFRS, Securities and Markets Working Group - Promotes XBRL for European securities and markets. One subject is harmonising IFRS Taxonomy Extensions considering national law requirements - Chair: Pierre Hamon - XBRL France
  • Usability Working Group - Involves users (and potential users) of XBRL filings to align quality of delivery - Chair: Hans Buysse - EFFAS
  • MSP for ICT XBRL Europe Task Force - coordinates efforts between XBRL European Jurisdictions and members for having XBRL standard being recognised by the European Commission MSP for ICT. - Co-chairs Ignacio Boixo XBRL Spain - Björn Rydberg XBRL Sweden
  • Euromarcom Working Group - Prepares various events in Europe - Chair: Poul Kjaër XBRL Denmark
  • EU Adoption Committee - Forum of high level exchange of information about the use of XBRL in Europe - Chair: Jenifer Guest - XBRL UK, Co-Chair: Gilles Maguet - XBRL Europe