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Center for Futures Education, Inc. has been providing futures training courses and self-study materials for more than 30 years. Our customers find that we have high-quality, well-written material that is easy to understand and teaches you what you need to know for your exam, or for basic trading techniques. We offer courses to prepare you for the NFA Series 3 exam and Series 34 exam, as well as the Series 30 exam and Series 31 exam. We also offer flexible-length Futures Ethics Training that lets you document your initial or periodic training for purposes of NFA audits. Training in Anti-Money Laundering regulations is also offered.

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FREE: telephone/e-mail/Skype tutoring service for our students. Many of our courses are offered in a print version, as well as an online version. Combo packs can be purchased for greater value.

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February 2020 issue of NFA's Investor Newsletter now available

Upcoming Investor Events, Investor Education, and Recent Enforcement Actions are included in the latest quarterly issue intended to keep investors current with industry information. For recent issues, click here.

NFA's Swaps Proficiency Requirements now available online

The effective date for Swaps Proficiency Requirements is January 31, 2020. Anyone wanting to engage in swaps activity will be required to meet NFA's Swaps Proficiency Requirements to be approved as a swap AP at an FCM, IB, CPO or CTA Member or an AP at an SD. Online enrollment must take place by January 31, 2021, and continued approval as a swap AP will be dependent on meeting the Swaps Proficiency Requirements. For more information about who must meet these requirements, see Notice to Members I-19-09.

Swaps Proficiency Requirements Administrators: Designate and Educate

Beginning January 31, 2020, NFA Members with associates required to meet Swaps Proficiency Requirements (SPRs) must designate a minimum of one SPR Administrator (also an ORS Security Manager) for enrollment and tracking purposes. SPR Admin forms are available on NFA's website. NFA will conduct two identical, free, required webinars to prepare SPR Admins: Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019 at 8:30 a.m. CT/ 9:30 a.m. ET, and Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2019 at 9:30 a.m. CT/10:30 ET.