For major economic releases, TopstepTrader refers to this economic calendar (follow this link then select "Event Definitions" to find definitions of an event listed below). All traders in Funded Trader Preparation™ and Funded Account™ must be flat 1 minute before until 1 minute after a major economic release.
Those in the Trading Combine® do not need to be flat during any releases.
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|Unemployment Rate||ES, NKD, NQ, 6A, 6B, 6C, 6E, 6J, 6S, E7, GE, YM, UB, ZT, ZF, ZN, ZB, GC|
|ADP Non-Farm Employment change|
|Non-Farm Employment change|
|FOMC Meeting Minutes||ALL PRODUCTS|
|US GDP||ES, NKD, NQ, 6A, 6B, 6C, 6E, 6J, 6S, E7, GE, YM, UB, ZT, ZF, ZN, ZB, GC|
|EIA Petroleum Status Report (Crude Oil Inventories)||CL, QM|
|EIA Natural Gas Report (Natural Gas Inventories)||NG, QG|
|Crop Production||ZC, ZS, ZW, ZM, ZL|