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FFAJ & IFM Partner in Investor Ed

The Financial Futures Association of Japan (FFAJ), a self-regulatory organization, and the IFM have partnered in a financial markets  educational project, aimed at the Japanese investment community.

FFAJ ensures the protection of investors and sound growth of the financial futures industry through proper business management of financial futures firms. FFAJ  membership includes more than 140 global and regional banks, futures brokers and securities companies.

Education for Public Policy Makers

The IFM is scheduled to provide a 3-part derivatives educational program in April to the professional staff of the U.S. House Committee on Agriculture. This standing committee has jurisdiction over federal agriculture policy and oversight of some federal agencies including the Commodity Futures Trading Commission that regulates derivatives markets.