Statistics

During FY 2013, the CFTC Whistleblower Office received 138 whistleblower tip but did not pay out any awards. On May 20, 2014, the CFTC Whistleblower Program issued its first award. The unnamed whistleblower will receive $240,000 for providing information about numerous violations of the Commodity Exchange Act. This award will be reflected in the CFTC Whistleblower Office 2014 Annual Report scheduled to be released in October 2014.

Whistleblower Tips and Awards Paid*

 Fiscal Year

2011

2012

2013

Tips

N/A

58

138

Number of Awards

0

0

0

Total amount of awards paid

$0

$0

$0

*The CFTC Whistleblower Program issued its first award on May 20, 2014