U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission protects the public from fraud, manipulation, and abusive practices related to the sale of commodity and financial futures and options, and to fosters open, competitive, and financially sound futures and option markets. They investigate and prosecute commodities fraud, including foreign currency schemes, energy manipulation and hedge fund fraud, and works with other federal and state agencies to bring criminal and other actions.
Main addressOffice of External Affairs
Three Lafayette Center
1155 21st St., NW
Washington, DC 20581