SEC Whistleblower Program Achieves $1 Billion Milestone
The SEC’s very successful whistleblower program has, as of September 15, 2021, paid out over $1 Billion in awards. As you can read in this Press Release, the first award was paid in 2012 and the pace of awards has increased regularly.
You can learn more about the SEC’s Office of the Whistleblower here.
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Hear more from the SEC on their whistleblower program by watching 2020 SOX Summit on demand. Last year's Summit featured Enron whistleblower Sherron Watkins and David Peavler, Director of the SEC Fort Worth Regional Office.