Commodity Futures Trading Commission - CFTC

A U.S. federal agency established by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission Act of 1974. It ensures the open and efficient operation of the futures markets. There are five futures markets commissioners who are appointed by the president (subject to Senate approval).

The CFTC guards investors from manipulation, abusive trade practices, and fraud.


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