SEC awards more than $16m to two whistleblowers over 'complex wrongdoing' 

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SEC awards more than $16m to two whistleblowers over 'complex wrongdoing' 

The US Securities and Exchange Commission has awarded more than $16m to two whistleblowers who provided information and assistance in a successful SEC enforcement action.   The first whistleblower prompted the opening of the investigation and provided information on difficult-to-detect violations. This whistleblower also identified key witnesses and provided critical information, which helped staff in their investigation. As a result, this whistleblower will receive an award of approximate...

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