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SECChanges to the CFTC Whistleblower Program Could Encourage More People to Come Forward

 Don’t kick yourself for not realizing The Commodity Futures Trading Commission even had its own whistleblower program.  As a new write-up in Forbes points out, the CFTC program has been a bit slow to take off, compared to the SEC whistleblower program, but that could all be changing soon. The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Protection Act, created the SEC whistleblower reward program and the CFTC whistleblower reward program in 2010.  After the financial crisis of 2007-2008 the CFTC has been transitioning to bring more transparency and stricter regulation to the multi-trillion dollar swaps market.  Now the final rules for its whistleblower program have been issued.

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