The Securities and Exchange Commission Wednesday adopted rules that could reward individuals who blow the whistle on illegal activity in securities markets, with bounties on successful prosecutions.
To be considered for an award, the SEC’s whistleblower program requires the individual to provide "original information" that leads to the successful enforcement by the SEC of a federal court or administrative action where penalties exceed $1 million.
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