WASHINGTON — The Securities and Exchange Commission received 64 whistleblower tips about possible securities law violations in connection with municipal securities and pensions during fiscal 2012, which ended Sept. 30.

Fifteen of those tips were made during the last quarter of 2011 and the rest were made this year, the commission said in an annual report on its whistleblower program.

Subscribe Now

Independent and authoritative analysis and perspective for the bond buying industry.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.