On August 9th, CFTC Commissioner Bart Chilton outlined his plan for a fund to protect futures investors who lose money when a futures commission merchant collapses. Chilton Remarks. Reuters noted the objections that have been made in response to Chilton's proposal and summarized the discussion at the CFTC's roundtable on customer protection. Discussion. Bloomberg discussed State Street Corp.'s suggestion that the CFTC change its regulations to permit tri-party custody accounts. Custody.