Attention! Funded trading clients could violate regulatory requirements
We have received initial feedback on our articles about funded trading accounts from our alert whistleblowers. One interesting opinion on the legal and regulatory situation for funded traders, i.e. the clients of funded trading providers like Topstep et al, points out that they would have to register with the competent regulator. The apparently legally competent whistleblower, therefore, recommends that all such traders in the U.S. to seek legal advice and conduct due diligence. He also believes that the U.S. CFTC, for example, will take action against Topstep et al.