The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) reported on its success in referring allegedly fraudulent conduct to the SEC and other law-enforcement agencies. The statement reported that in 2012, the agency obtained $68 million in fines and $34 million in restitution for aggrieved customers. The agency also stated it filed 1,541 disciplinary actions and made 347 referrals of insider trading to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and other law-enforcement agencies in 2012.