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What is XBRL?

XBRL stands for eXtensible Business Reporting Language. It is not a software package. It’s a way of ‘tagging’ data within a computation or a set of accounts so that as a figure (e.g. Profit Before Tax) moves between different software packages, each package recognises what it represents.

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