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Portfolio - Investment Insights
Cost of Compliance Continues to Climb
by: Tom Steinert-Threlkeld
Tuesday, November 27, 2012

The amount of spending on regulatory compliance and investment compliance, while stepping up significantly, does not constitute staggering amounts, however. Only the very largest firms, those with 5,000 or more employees, expect to spend more than $11 million a year. Fully one-fourth of firms expect to spend under $1 million. The average spend, however: $9.6 million.

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