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How to Subscribe to Trading Signals

| 9 October, 2012 | Views: 76340 | English Russian Chinese Spanish Portuguese

"Signals" in MetaTrader 5 trading platform allow traders to connect to any signal issued by providers. Select and subscribe to any trading signals provider to copy all his or her deals on your account.

Trading Signals in MetaTrader 5


The reliability of all signal providers is carefully checked to provide maximum security. All signals will work only in demo mode within a month. However, you already can master them by subscribing to one of the Expert Advisors participating in the Automated Trading Championship 2012. Please keep in mind that automatic copying of performed deals is possible only when your trading terminal is active (connected to the trade server).


So, how to become an investor?

  1. Open a real or a demo trading account on MetaTrader 5. "Signals" can work with both account types. Download MetaTrader 5 and open an account.

  2. Open an account on MQL5.com.

  3. Go to the client terminal Settings and specify your login and password from your MQL5.com account. 

    Specify your login and password from your MQL5.com account


  4. Select a suitable signal in the trading terminal and subscribe to it. Subscription to a signals source will be set with standard parameters: the current day will be set as a start date and duration will be set to 1 month.



    Subscribe to a Signal


  5. Go to the client terminal Settings and check two options in the "Signals" tab: Agree to the terms of use signal service and Enable realtime signal subscription.


    Trading Signals Settings



  6. All is set! From now on, all trading operations performed by the selected signals provider will be automatically copied in your MetaTrader 5 terminal.



 How to Be an Investor with the Signals

You can subscribe to a signal not only from your terminal but also via MQL5.com website. To do this, select a necessary trading signal from the list and click "Subscribe". Select subscription period (weekly or monthly) and a start date. Specify a broker's name (the list of all appropriate names will be shown when you start typing the first symbols) and your login (trading account number) to copy trading deals to.

Monitoring of Trading Signals on MQL5.com displays trading results of all proposed providers. The choice can be made based on the success of trading operations performed by different signal providers. All providers are carefully checked for reliability and allowed to offer their signals only after they successfully pass the test period.

To subscribe to a paid signals source, your account should have sufficient funds to cover the subscription fee. All payments are made in the mql5.com internal Payment System. Find more information in the "Rules of Using the "Signals" Service".

You can manage your subscriptions via "My Subscriptions" section. Go to the section, select and subscribe to the most suitable signal and try it!


SUBSCRIBE TO SIGNALS NOW


Translated from Russian by MetaQuotes Software Corp.
Original article: http://www.mql5.com/ru/articles/523

Last comments | Go to discussion (113)
Sergey Golubev
newdigital | 15 May 2014 at 13:35
Interesting question ... I am not a lawyer but as far as I understand - the signals are made/sent by Metatrader of your broker :) and your broker can be located anywhere ...

It may be related to Metatrader brokers located in Hong Kong?
Graham Andrews
andrewspower | 16 May 2014 at 08:46
newdigital:
Interesting question ... I am not a lawyer but as far as I understand - the signals are made/sent by Metatrader of your broker :) and your broker can be located anywhere ...

It may be related to Metatrader brokers located in Hong Kong?
Yes, thank you for your thoughts and comment, and removing the duplicate thread. :) Yes, that's what I thought, however we're using a broker in London, Sydney, New York and Hong Kong, but the possible issue is that I'm in Hong Kong, after reading the schedule that they have referred to, it generally relates to anything but what we code writers or signal makers are. I have asked again for clarity, but we're assuming that it possibly affects all signal providers, as this is similar to many other countries. The reality that I understand is it applies to the Brokers, who have the accounts, and handle the money, not to us. I hope that Metatrader can illuminate this aspect, with some clarity, I agree with you that the signals are made and sent by Metatrader of the broker who is licenced already.    
karolksiazczak
karolksiazczak | 18 Jun 2014 at 09:51

Hi,

That is my first post and I have basic question that i haven't found here.

What happens after 1 month of getting signals? Do I have to subscribe it again or is it doing automaticly?

Best Regards

KK

AlekseyP
alexey_pak | 24 Jun 2014 at 11:38
karolksiazczak:

Hi,

That is my first post and I have basic question that i haven't found here.

What happens after 1 month of getting signals? Do I have to subscribe it again or is it doing automaticly?

Best Regards

KK

You should subscribe again or Renew subscription manually.
theexpert
theexpert | 30 Jul 2014 at 12:34

Hello guys, there is a way to subscribe to e several providers at the same time?

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