Pension Funds as Whistleblowers - Internal Compliance and Portfolio Companies Need Scrutiny

Pensions & Investments
November 28, 2011

Jordan A. Thomas wrote an article published in Pensions & Investments, explaining how the new whistleblower regulations impact pension funds and the critical role they must play to ensure an ethical corporate culture.

In this article, Jordan A. Thomas examines the new whistleblower provisions and how they will impact pension funds. Pension funds, who are usually strong proponents of good corporate governance, now have an opportunity and responsibility to keep a keen eye on the compliance programs of their vendor, the companies they are investing in, as well as their own in the wake of the Dodd-Frank Act's Whistleblower Program.