Interview with Francisco García García (ATC 2012)
Today we interview Francisco García García (chuliweb) from Spain. A week ago his Expert Advisor reached the 8th place, but the unfortunate logic error in programming threw it from the first page of the Championship leaders. As confirmed by statistics, such an error is not uncommon for many participants.
Interviews, ATC 2012 2012.10.16 Automated-Trading
Communicating With MetaTrader 5 Using Named Pipes Without Using DLLs
Many developers face the same problem - how to get to the trading terminal sandbox without using unsafe DLLs. One of the easiest and safest method is to use standard Named Pipes that work as normal file operations. They allow you to organize interprocessor client-server communication between programs. Take a look at practical examples in C++ and MQL5 that include server, client, data exchange between them and performance benchmark.
Examples, Integration 2012.10.15 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
How to Subscribe to Trading Signals
"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, Trading Systems 2012.10.09 MetaQuotes
Interview with Andrey Barinov (ATC 2012)
It was on Friday of the Championship's first week that the trading robot of Andrey Barinov (Wahoo) occupied the fifth place in TOP-10. Andrey is a newcomer in the Championship but he has already managed to execute more than 100 orders in Jobs and develop a dozen of products for Market. We have arranged an interview with him and learned that the development of a "simple multicurrency Expert Advisor" is not an easy but a fairly easy task.
Interviews, ATC 2012 2012.10.09 Automated-Trading
Trading Signals in MetaTrader 5: A Better Alternative to PAMM Accounts!
We are pleased to announce that MetaTrader 5 now features Trading Signals, thus giving a powerful tool to investors and managers. While you are following the trades of a successful trader, the terminal will be automatically reproducing them in your account!
Trading, Trading Systems 2012.10.09 MetaQuotes
Interview with Rogério Figurelli (ATC 2012)
Today we are going to talk with Rogério Figurelli (figurelli), a regular participant from Brazil that has not missed any Automated Trading Championship since 2007. This year, he also began to sell his Championship's Expert Advisor in the Market along with his other products. Rogério believes that MetaTrader 5 platform certification on the largest Brazilian exchange BM&FBOVESPA will reveal new professional developers and traders, who do not yet know the full potential of robot investors.
Interviews, ATC 2012 2012.10.05 Automated-Trading
Interview with Achmad Hidayat (ATC 2012)
Throughout the entire duration of the Automated Trading Championship 2012, we will be providing live coverage of the events - hot reports and interviews every week. This report spotlights Achmad Hidayat (achidayat), the participant from Indonesia. On the first day of the Championship his Expert Advisor secured its position in the third ten, which is a good start. Achmad has sparked our interest with his active participation in the MQL5 Market. He has already published over 20 products thus far.
Interviews, ATC 2012 2012.10.03 Automated-Trading
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