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In September, the SEC Professionals Group and SOX & Internal Controls Professionals Group hosted U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Jay Clayton for a fireside chat and Q&A session.

Chair Clayton spent nearly an hour on stage with Professionals Groups Founder Joe Howell, taking questions submitted by members who were gathered in Texas, many of whom were also attending Workiva Amplify.

For the first time, we are excited to bring a taste of our annual user conference to our customers in London at Amplify Europe. Register now and see what is possible when you connect reporting and compliance first hand.

See why understanding the ESEF taxonomy update process, and its inherent uncertainty, may save you from a lot of unnecessary work.

4 Lessons from the 2019 State of the SOX/Internal Controls Market Survey

The 2019 State of the SOX/Internal Controls Market Survey is out—if you haven't checked it out, read this article for the top four takeaways. Plus, get your copy of the full report inside.

IFRS 16 is a complex standard to implement. And, it is made even more difficult to apply when taking ghost assets into consideration. Read this blog to see how you can avoid being haunted by this new standard.

The Intersection of GRC and Policy Management

GRC pundit Michael Rasmussen explains the importance of policy management and how teams can improve policy and procedure management in their organisations.

The Open Source Inline XBRL Viewer from Workiva: Q&A

With the debut of an open source, free Inline XBRL viewer, Workiva is advancing the goal of providing better financial data for investors and stakeholders. See what it all means.

Prepare for ESEF

The ESEF mandate goes into effect from 1 Jan 2020, and the first submissions will be made in 2021. That may sound like there is still a lot of time, but there are important things you should be doing now to get ready.

ESEF Mandate Roadshow

Updates on the latest developments around the European Single Electronic Format (ESEF). Insights from XBRL® and Inline XBRL® (iXBRL®) experts. Demos on how to streamline the ESEF reporting requirements. Answers to the most pressing issues organisations are facing in regard to the mandate from the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA).

SBR Dutch Standard Business Reporting: What Is Changing? | Workiva

Connected reporting and compliance continues apace on the agenda of the EU. In this blog, we focus on the Dutch government Standard Business Reporting (SBR) initiative.

While SBR is not new in the Netherlands, there are important changes coming up that will affect large businesses. Below, we explore the impact of these changes and share steps that should be taken now to help your organisation prepare.