In the Margins

SEC reports 2015 whistleblower results

November 17, 2015

By Securities and Exchange Commission

The Securities and Exchange Commission received nearly 4,000 whistleblower tips in fiscal year 2015, 8% more  than in FY'14 and 20% more than FY'13, according to the agency's annual report to Congress. The tips came in from every state and 61 foreign countries, and the SEC awarded more than $37 million. Read the full report from the SEC.