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Webinar: TopstepTrader on Discipline/Psychology (Michael Patak and John Hoagland)

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I want to thank Michael Patak and John Hoagland for their time and presentation today, and for sticking around so long and answering all of the questions!

I'll post the recording tomorrow in the usual spot.

The email address is: support /at/ topsteptrader.com if you have follow-up questions that we didn't get a chance to get to during the webinar.

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Dear Mike,

First of all, thank you for providing this webinar!

Unfortunately, it's very likely that I can not participate in this, but I'm looking forward to viewing the recording.

Anyway, if there is a chance, could you please ask two questions about the programs of TST?

My questions are:

1. One of their scouting requirements is that traders "trade all required days of the Combine". Does that mean, that if one is a swing trader and gets only, for instance, signals on 6 of the 10 combine days and meets the profit target with that, does he have to trade on the remaining 4 days as well in order to meet the aforementioned requirement? If so, would it be okay to quickly jump in and out just to get fills for these days (which obviously would not be part of the swing trading plan)?

2. During the combines it is required that positions are closed before the electronic close. These can be reopened if trading is resumed. Is this rule also a requirement for funded traders? I guess not, but I thought it would be good to clarify.

I've listened to the first webinar of TST on futures.io (formerly BMT) but did not hear anything related to the above questions.

Thank you in advance!

Regards,
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Hello Karoshiman!

I wrote an answer to your PM but I don't have the possibility to send PMs yet, as I am totally new here. If you could PM me your email, I'll send it there!

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Hello Karoshiman!

I wrote an answer to your PM but I don't have the possibility to send PMs yet, as I am totally new here. If you could PM me your email, I'll send it there!

Thank's!

Cap.

Hmmm... what's wrong with answering this on the forum, so the rest will know the answers too?

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Hmmm... what's wrong with answering this on the forum, so the rest will know the answers too?

Hello Gregid,

I was answering to additional questions sent to me in a private message. If karoshiman is willing to post them here I'd be happy to answer them for everybody!
Or maybe we could start a new thread called let's say "Questions and Answers about TopStepTrader".

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Hello Gregid,

I was answering to additional questions sent to me in a private message. If karoshiman is willing to post them here I'd be happy to answer them for everybody!
Or maybe we could start a new thread called let's say "Questions and Answers about TopStepTrader".

Cap.

That thread exists already, see post 12.

Please confirm you do not work for TopStepTrader and are not associated with them in any way.

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That thread exists already, see post 12.

Please confirm you do not work for TopStepTrader and are not associated with them in any way.

Mike

Hello Big Mike,

I didn't know about the existance of that thread, it just seemed appropriate in the context. Thank you for pointing that out!

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The webinar recording has been posted:

Webinar: TopstepTrader on Risk and Trading Psychology




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Enjoyed the live webinar and watched the previous one. If I were just starting out & knew I was destined to trade, even knowing what I know now (and probably because of it) they convinced me I'd likely do far worse than to start with them.

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