Risk glossary


Designated contract market (DCM)

Boards of trade (or exchanges) that operate under the regulatory oversight of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). DCMs are like traditional futures exchanges in that they may allow access to their facilities by all types of traders, including retail customers.

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