For Debt Listed Issuers

BSE vide notice no      20210915-2 dated 15th day of September, 2021 has issued a circular w.r.t. XBRL based Compliance filings for Debt Listed Issuers.         

XBRL (eXtensible Business Reporting Language) is a standardized and structured way of communicating business and financial data in an electronic form. XBRL provides a language containing various definitions (tags) which uniquely represent the contents of each piece of financial statements or other kinds of compliance and business reports. Due to the structured elements of data, it enables reporting information move between organizations rapidly, accurately and digitally.

  • Compliance Required:

SEBI has introduced Circular SEBI/HO/DDHS/DDHS1/P/CIR/2021/572 dated June 04, 2021 (Click here), wherein the listed Debt issuers are required to submit Record Date, Credit Rating, Interest Payment, Redemption Payment and Default History Information disclosures as per the prescribed format. The Exchange has introduced facility of filing of the same in XBRL mode.

  • Key Highlights:

1. In order to provide ease of Compliance, Stock Exchanges have put in place a common XBRL taxonomy for this purpose.

2. All the Listed Debt issuers are requested to submit the following in XBRL mode only:

  • Credit Rating,
  • Interest Payment,
  • Redemption Payment
  • Default History

3. Further all the listed Debt issuers are requested to file Record date details in XBRL mode in addition to the filing in PDF mode, till further notification.

4. Submission of Credit Rating, Interest Payment, Redemption Payment and Default History Information shall be submitted in XBRL mode only and any other mode of submission shall be treated as non-submission.

5. Suggested path to submit Record date details and xml file under Regulation 60:

Listing Compliance – Corporate Announcement – Security Type (Debt/CP/MF) – Scrip Code – Category / Sub-Category (Compliance) – Record Date/Book Closure as per Regulation (60)

7. The Excel Utility for filing the respective modules in the prescribed Format in the XBRL mode has been made available in XBRL section of the Listing Centre as per following:

Sr. No.Reporting ModulesXBRL file Name
1Record Date (Regulation 60(2) of SEBI LODR)Regulation 60
2Credit RatingCredit Rating for Centralized Database
3Interest Payment DisclosureInterest Payment Status for Centralized Database
4Redemption Payment DisclosureRedemption Payment Status for Centralized Database
5Default History InformationDefault History Information for Centralized Database
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