Prop Trading Restrictions

the following actions are Not permitted as a EnFoid Prop Trader

  • Gap Trading, getting fills in Gaps
  • Holding positions during closed markets (eg. Weekends)
    ALL Markets that have a "Night-break", and weekends
    Trading halts during midday or Rollover is fine
  • Scalping Major News (see below)
    Conservative News trading is fine, but no order is allowed to be filled 5 minutes before and 5 minutes after major news.
    see the list below for News that fall in this category

Upcoming Restricted Economic Events

EnFoid Prop Trader's, are not allowed to enter positions (Market, Limit or Stop) 5 Minutes before till 5 Minutes after each event!

Ignoring this rule can lead to slippage compensation in Profit Calculations! or worse!
Event Name Effected market Date previous Forecast
CPI m/m
CAD21. 8. 14:30 Restricted Event 0.1%-0.2%
Crude Oil Inventories
Crude Oil21. 8. 16:30 Restricted Event -1.4M1.6M
FOMC Meeting Minutes
USD21. 8. 20:00 Restricted Event
Natural Gas Storage
NATGAS22. 8. 16:30 Restricted Event 57B49B

Restricted Symbols

The following symbols are generally & always prohibited

  • USDTHB US Dollar / Thai baht
  • EURTHB Euro / Thai baht
  • USDHKD US Dollar / Hongkong Dollar
  • EURHKD Euro / Hongkong Dollar