Change Expert Advisor Parameters From the User Panel "On the Fly"
This article provides a small example demonstrating the implementation of an Expert Advisor whose parameters can be controlled from the user panel. When changing the parameters "on the fly", the Expert Advisor writes the values obtained from the info panel to a file to further read them from the file and display accordingly on the panel. This article may be relevant to those who trade manually or in semi-automatic mode.
Examples, Expert Advisors, Experts 2013.02.12 Anatoli Kazharski
Order Strategies. Multi-Purpose Expert Advisor
This article centers around strategies that actively use pending orders, a metalanguage that can be created to formally describe such strategies and the use of a multi-purpose Expert Advisor whose operation is based on those descriptions
Trading, Trading Systems, Expert Advisors, Experts 2013.01.22 Dmitry Fedoseev
Neural Networks: From Theory to Practice
Nowadays, every trader must have heard of neural networks and knows how cool it is to use them. The majority believes that those who can deal with neural networks are some kind of superhuman. In this article, I will try to explain to you the neural network architecture, describe its applications and show examples of practical use.
Examples, Expert Advisors, Experts 2013.01.18 Dmitriy Parfenovich
Machine Learning: How Support Vector Machines can be used in Trading
Support Vector Machines have long been used in fields such as bioinformatics and applied mathematics to assess complex data sets and extract useful patterns that can be used to classify data. This article looks at what a support vector machine is, how they work and why they can be so useful in extracting complex patterns. We then investigate how they can be applied to the market and potentially used to advise on trades. Using the Support Vector Machine Learning Tool, the article provides worked examples that allow readers to experiment with their own trading.
Trading, Trading Systems, Indicators, Expert Advisors 2012.12.17 Josh Readhead
How to Test a Trading Robot Before Buying
Buying a trading robot on MQL5 Market has a distinct benefit over all other similar options - an automated system offered can be thoroughly tested directly in the MetaTrader 5 terminal. Before buying, an Expert Advisor can and should be carefully run in all unfavorable modes in the built-in Strategy Tester to get a complete grasp of the system.
Tester, Trading Systems, Expert Advisors 2012.11.09 MetaQuotes
How to Write a Good Description for a Market Product
MQL5 Market has many products for sale but some of their descriptions leave much to be desired. Many texts are obviously in need of improvement, as common traders are not able to comprehend them. This article will help you to put your product in a favorable light. Use our recommendations to write an eye-catching description that will easily show your customers what exactly you are selling.
Examples, Expert Advisors 2012.10.16 MetaQuotes
Statistical Carry Trade Strategy
An algorithm of statistical protection of open positive swap positions from unwanted price movements. This article features a variant of the carry trade protection strategy that allows to compensate for potential risk of the price movement in the direction opposite to that of the open position.
Trading, Trading Systems, Expert Advisors, Statistics and analysis 2012.10.15 Ruslan Lunev
A Quick Start Or a Short Guide for Beginners
Hello dear reader! In this article, I will try to explain and show you how you can easily and quickly get the hang of the principles of creating Expert Advisors, working with indicators, etc. It is beginner-oriented and will not feature any difficult or abstruse examples.
Examples, Expert Advisors, Experts 2012.09.25 Dmitriy Parfenovich
Automata-Based Programming as a New Approach to Creating Automated Trading Systems
This article takes us to a whole new direction in developing EAs, indicators and scripts in MQL4 and MQL5. In the future, this programming paradigm will gradually become the base standard for all traders in implementation of EAs. Using the automata-based programming paradigm, the MQL5 and MetaTrader 5 developers will be anywhere near being able to create a new language - MQL6 - and a new platform - MetaTrader 6.
Trading, Trading Systems, Integration, Expert Advisors 2012.09.19 GOURO HAMADY DIALL
Exploring Trading Strategy Classes of the Standard Library - Customizing Strategies
In this article we are going to show how to explore the Standard Library of Trading Strategy Classes and how to add Custom Strategies and Filters/Signals using the Patterns-and-Models logic of the MQL5 Wizard. In the end you will be able easily add your own strategies using MetaTrader 5 standard indicators, and MQL5 Wizard will create a clean and powerful code and fully functional Expert Advisor.
Trading Systems, Integration, Indicators, Expert Advisors 2012.09.18 Harvester Trading