SEC Announces $30 Million-Plus Whistleblower Award

SEC Announces $30 Million-Plus Whistleblower Award

The SEC announced an expected award of more than $30 million to a foreign whistleblower who provided “key original information” that led to a successful enforcement action by the agency.  The award will be the largest made by the SEC’s whistleblower program and the fourth award to a whistleblower living abroad.