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News

New! Online Testing For Futures Industry Exams

NFA Futures Industry Proficiency Exams are now being provided remotely online, in addition to local Prometric testing centers. Remote exams will be proctored through the webcam-equipped computers and proctors will use the webcam and other online tools to ensure fair testing.

See details in the section on Remote Online Testing 

New, Virtual Courses

The IFM is rolling our a series of live, virtual courses that are cost-effective to deliver and more affordable for learners.

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Upcoming Events


Fundamentals of Futures & Options Course (applicable to Series 3 Exam)

Location
Online Live
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Fundamentals of Futures & Options Course (applicable to Series 3 Exam)

Location
Online Live
Start Date


Fundamentals of Futures & Options Course (applicable to Series 3 Exam)

Location
Online Live
Start Date

Resources

FIA

FIA is the global trade organization for the futures, options and centrally cleared derivatives markets, with offices in Washington, London, Brussels and Singapore.

Futures Fundamentals

Free education: With clear, easy-to-understand content, the Futures Fundamentals’ website explains the role futures play in our everyday lives and the importance of derivatives markets.

CFTC

As a government agency, the CFTC promotes the integrity, resilience, and vibrancy of the U.S. derivatives markets through sound regulation.

NFA Basic

NFA’s BASIC provides background information about firms and individuals in the derivatives industry, as well as regulatory and non-regulatory actions.