The following designated contract markets (DCMs) are boards of trade or exchanges that meet the CFTC criteria and CFTC Core Principles for trading futures or options by both institutional and retail participants. Currently, 14 DCMs meet CFTC criteria and CFTC Core Principles for trading futures and options.
|ICE US (NYBOT)|
|NYMEX (incl. COMEX)|
|1 Refer to Appendix 8 for full names of organizations.(back to text)