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Posted by TopstepTrader on July 09, 2020

Futures vs Stocks & Options- The Coach's Playbook

According to the Topstep coaches, leverage, liquidity, and volatility are the three pillars that raise trading futures above stocks or options. Professional investors and day traders alike, turn...

Posted by TopstepTrader on July 01, 2020

Fourth of July Holiday Trading Hours

If you’re a little confused about when markets are closing for the Fourth of July Holiday, don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. We know the CME’s Holiday Schedule can be a little tough to read, so...

Posted by TopstepTrader on June 30, 2020

New Month, New Quarter, New Half - The Coach's Playbook

Famous last words - The second half of 2020 couldn’t possibly be any crazier than the first half. Don’t count on it, right? Well, with virus fears ramping up, several states rolling back their...

Posted by TopstepTrader on June 24, 2020

What It Takes To Be A Not So Good Trader - The Coach’s Playbook

Because we spend so much time concentrating our efforts on becoming good traders, it can sometimes become rather easy to overlook the more obvious reasons for why we’re not finding success in the...

Posted by TopstepTrader on June 17, 2020

What It Takes To Be A Good Trader - The Coach’s Playbook

You don’t just wake up one morning to the realization that you’ve got the markets figured out. It doesn’t work like that. Sure, it feels great when you have a nice win streak going, but this...

Posted by TopstepTrader on June 10, 2020

Understanding Rollover and Calendar Spreads - The Coach’s Playbook

Before we get started, we'd like to give a quick shout out to the 2,000 Topstep traders that made it through Step 2 of the Trading Combine to earn Funded Accounts in 2020! We’re not even halfway...

Posted by TopstepTrader on June 03, 2020

Summer Trading and Crude Oil is Back - The Coach’s Playbook

The summer trading months are upon us, and Crude Oil trading is again open for business!

Here’s a little backstory for those of you who just started following Topstep; back in late April when the...

Posted by TopstepTrader on May 20, 2020

Trading Around Price Limits - The Coach's Playbook

John Wiley & Sons has a fairly comprehensive digital library of trading publications, including the histories and breakdowns of a lot of rules and regulations. In a research article on commodity...

Posted by TopstepTrader on May 13, 2020

Common Day Trading Mistakes - The Coach’s Playbook

We all make mistakes. It’s OK, it happens. Solid blunders are a part of life and they help us learn and grow. And it’s true, most problems have a solution. If it’s not staring you right in the...

Posted by TopstepTrader on May 06, 2020

Topstep Paid Out $240K In April! - The Coach’s Playbook

Topstep traders are doing an incredible job navigating these markets. We even had a trader pull more $14K out of the FX markets last week! Volatility is starting to drop, and the ability to adapt...