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Futures Fundamentals

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Futures Fundamentals is a unique, one-stop educational resource designed to simplify and explain complex market topics. Through interactive features and rich content, the website explains the role of futures markets in everyday life and provides information on the derivatives industry as a whole. Futures Fundamentals is the driving force in an industry-wide effort to provide risk management education to learners at all levels.

Futures Fundamentals is a educational effort made possible by a number of contributing organizations across the futures industry including the Institute for Financial Markets (IFM), CME Foundation, Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), CME Group, FIA and National Futures Association, as well as others.


National Futures Association

NFA is the industrywide, self-regulatory organization for the U.S. derivatives industry, providing innovative and effective regulatory programs. Watch this video to learn about NFA and its role in the derivatives markets. Learn more about by visiting the NFA website.