BRIEF-BHP Billiton says fined $25 mln by SEC

miércoles 20 de mayo de 2015 09:05 GYT

May 20 (Reuters) - BHP Billiton Plc

* U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) to take no action

* No findings of bribery or corrupt intent from investigations

* SEC order makes no findings of corrupt intent or bribery by BHP Billiton

* BHP Billiton announces end of U.S. investigations

* SEC findings relate to BHP Billiton's internal controls and books and records governing its hospitality program at 2008 Beijing Olympic Games

* Matter is being resolved with SEC pursuant to an administrative order which imposes a $25 million civil penalty

* Under SEC order, BHP Billiton will self-report on its compliance program for twelve months Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: