World Investor Week 2021
NFA held World Investor Week webinar for investors on October 6
On Wednesday, October 6, NFA and the CFTC held a free webinar entitled, Virtual Currency Frauds: Spotting and Avoiding Common Scams.
During the webinar, representatives from NFA and the CFTC discussed, among other things:
- Avoiding “get rich quick” and “can't lose” schemes;
- Researching investment opportunities independently;
- Understanding the risks that exist in all investments, including initial coin offerings and crypto-assets;
- Conducting due diligence when considering investments; and
- Recognizing the red flag warning signs of online investment fraud.