Mission, Vision, and Values

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CFTC Mission Statement

The mission of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission is to promote the integrity, resilience, and vibrancy of the U.S. derivatives markets through sound regulation. 

CFTC Vision Statement

To be the global standard for sound derivatives regulation. 

CFTC Core Values

Commitment - Bringing our best to work every day and holding ourselves to the highest professional standards.

Forward-thinking - Challenging ourselves to stay ahead of the curve. 

Teamwork - Valuing diverse skill sets and backgrounds to achieve our mission. 

Clarity - Providing transparency to market participants about our rules and processes.