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Changing lot sizes when using a signal provider.

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caseymish
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caseymish 2013.01.24 04:33 
So I am using a signal provider and I want to change my lot size so when it opens orders for me it will open the right size and not the size it chooses. How do I change the lot size? I cannot find anywhere where to specify the size.
Miguelito Yap
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Miguelito Yap 2013.01.24 06:05  

It is basically determined by using a ratio against the providers lot size.

your balance     your leverage
------------  x  -------------  x  Use % of balance
provider bal     provider lev

Read the Copy trade volume allocation here.  http://www.metatrader5.com/en/terminal/help/extra_features/signals/signal_subscriber 

phi nuts
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phi nuts 2013.01.24 14:55  
caseymish:
So I am using a signal provider and I want to change my lot size so when it opens orders for me it will open the right size and not the size it chooses. How do I change the lot size? I cannot find anywhere where to specify the size.
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khai hoan nguyen
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khai hoan nguyen 2013.02.08 04:17  
Thanks fxyekim . You make me understand how to calculate lotsize from above fomula
Gabor Torma
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Gabor Torma 2013.02.08 07:59  
fxyekim:

It is basically determined by using a ratio against the providers lot size.

Read the Copy trade volume allocation here.  http://www.metatrader5.com/en/terminal/help/extra_features/signals/signal_subscriber 

Thanx! It was very useful.

Gábor

khai hoan nguyen
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khai hoan nguyen 2013.02.09 08:22  
I know in mt5 when attach EA in to account , it automatic calculate lots size through chose how many percent balance when trade
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