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ICE U.S. Exchange Course Updated

Our eLearning training, Rules & Regulatory Guidance for ICE U.S. has been updated to include important information regarding ICE position limits.  This course, like all of our exchange training, is developed jointly by FIA and the exchange to help market users understand and comply with rules and avoid enforcement actions.

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Training for Market Participants

Get Smart on market conduct, exchange fundamentals, ethics, anti-money laundering and the associated regulatory requirements. FIA-IFM offers a full suite of online training specific to the derivatives industry ro include CFTC-NFA mandated compliance training, market conduct training and exchange trading rules and proper practices.  

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Upcoming Events

Clearing 101: Exchanges, Clearinghouses and CCPs

Virtual Workshop. 90-minute sessions on 2 days.
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Energy Derivatives Trading Bootcamp

Virtual Workshop. 120-minute sessions on 5 days.
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Fundamentals of Futures & Options (& applicable to NFA Series 3 Exam)

Virtual Live. 2-hour sessions on 5 days.
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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.


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.