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Key takeaways from the 2017 SEC Whistleblower Report

Overview

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has published its 2017 Annual Report to Congress on the Whistleblower Program (Whistleblower Report), announcing over 4,480 tips and approximately $50 million in payments for fiscal year 2017 (FY2017), and 700 matters under review or investigation as of September 30, 2017.

This briefing examines its findings in detail.