EDGAR Release

Release 23.4

(December 18, 2023)

Release 23.4: On December 18, 2023, EDGAR Release 23.4 introduced the following changes:

EDGAR will be updated to enable filers to comply with certain cybersecurity disclosure requirements. Item 1.05 will be added to the following forms to allow registrants to disclose information about a cybersecurity incident that is material to the registrant: Forms 8-K, 8-K12B, 8-K12G3, 8-K15D5, 8-K/A, 8-K12B/A, 8-K12G3/A, and 8-K15D/A. See Release 33-11216, Cybersecurity Risk Management, Strategy, Governance, and Incident Disclosure, adopted July 26, 2023.
EDGAR will be updated to support a new taxonomy - FND - with 2023 and 2022 versions. This will allow filers to comply with the "Investment Company Names" rule amendments (see Release 33-11238A, adopted September 20, 2023). As part of this release, EDGAR will also be updated to accept Inline XBRL submissions on Forms N-8B-2 and S-6. Refer to Volume II of the EDGAR Filer Manual for additional details.
EDGAR will be updated to allow filers to voluntarily submit submission types Schedule 13D and Schedule 13D/A online in a structured XML format until December 18, 2024, on which date compliance with the structured data requirement for Schedules 13D and 13G will be required. Submission types Schedule 13D and Schedule 13D/A may be accessed by selecting the Schedule 13D link from the left navigation pane on the EDGAR Online Forms Management Website, under "Make a Filing."
Submission types Schedule 13D and Schedule 13D/A may be filed using the new online version available on the EDGAR Online Forms Management Website or constructed by filers according to the new "EDGAR Form Schedule 13D XML Technical Specification" document available on https://www.sec.gov/edgar/filer-information/current-edgar-technical-specifications.

NOTE: Filers will be able to continue submitting Schedule 13D and Schedule 13D/A in HTML or ASCII (text) format on the EDGAR Filings (EDGAR Link Online) website or as a Filer Constructed submission prior to December 18, 2024, when compliance with the structured data requirement for Schedules 13D and 13G will be required.
EDGAR will be updated to allow filers to voluntarily submit submission types Schedule 13G and Schedule 13G/A online in a structured XML format until December 18, 2024, on which date compliance with the structured data requirement for Schedules 13D and 13G will be required. Submission types Schedule 13G and Schedule 13G/A may be accessed by selecting the Schedule 13G link from the left navigation pane on the EDGAR Online Forms Management Website, under "Make a Filing."
Submission types Schedule 13G and Schedule 13G/A may be filed using the new online version available on the EDGAR Online Forms Management Website or constructed by filers according to the new "EDGAR Form Schedule 13G XML Technical Specification" document available on https://www.sec.gov/edgar/filer-information/current-edgar-technical-specifications.

NOTE: Filers will be able to continue submitting Schedule 13G and Schedule 13G/A in HTML or ASCII (text) format on the EDGAR Filings (EDGAR Link Online) website or as Filer Constructed submission prior to December 18, 2024 when compliance with the structured data requirement for Schedules 13D and 13G will be required.
EDGAR will be updated to remove N-LIQUID and N-LIQUID/A from the EDGARLink Online Form Submission Types list. Filers will be unable to submit N-LIQUID and N-LIQUID/A as these versions of the form are no longer in effect. Filers should instead submit Form N-RN.
EDGAR will be updated to remove links to the invalid ASCII/HTML versions of Form 24F-2NT and 24F-2NT/A from the EDGARLink Online Form Submission Types list. Beginning February 1, 2022, filers have been required to submit submission types 24F-2NT and 24F-2NT/A in a structured XML format. Submission types 24F-2NT and 24F-2NT/A may be accessed by selecting the 24F-2 link on the EDGAR Filing Website, under "Online Forms."
EDGAR will be updated to remove F-4EF and F-4 POS from the EDGARLink Online Form Submission Types list. Filers will be unable to submit F-4EF and F-4 POS submissions. NOTE: F-4EF/A has been previously rescinded.

 

Please refer to the Release Notes for more information regarding the changes made to EDGAR.