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Untimely self-report, late revelations cost SBM Offshore in FCPA resolution

By Adam Dobrik

30 November 2017

Untimely self-report, late revelations cost SBM Offshore in FCPA resolution iStock.com/leofrancini

But the Dutch oil-platform services company secured a significant departure from a base penalty of US$2.8 billion, after US prosecutors took into account its ability to pay.