The mission of the CFTC is to protect market users and the public from fraud, manipulation, and abusive practices related to the sale of commodity futures and options, and to foster open, competitive, and financially sound commodity futures and option markets.
Ensure the economic vitality of the commodity futures and option markets.
Protect market users and the public.
Ensure market integrity in order to foster open, competitive, and financially sound markets.
Facilitate Commission performance through organizational and management excellence, efficient use of resources, and effective mission support.