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How to control Lotsize when Following Signals

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William Schaarrand
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William Schaarrand 2014.02.05 19:51 

How do we know what lotsize will be opened on our account balance size when we get our first signal?  

 

Can I adjust the Lotsize using the Use Equity % of Account?

 

Please help. thank you 

Alain Verleyen
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Alain Verleyen 2014.02.05 20:11  
pipinvestment:

How do we know what lotsize will be opened on our account balance size when we get our first signal?  

 

Can I adjust the Lotsize using the Use Equity % of Account?

 

Please help. thank you 

Do you know how many times this question has been asked on this forum ?
Sergey Golubev
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Sergey Golubev 2014.02.05 20:15  

There are 2 ways to do :

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Can you change the ratio in which a signal is subscribed to?

angevoyageur, 2014.02.04 13:31

You have only 2 ways to act on the calculated ratio :

  • Increase "% of deposit used" in Signals settings.
  • Add more capital to your account.
if I am wrong so sorry ...
William Schaarrand
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William Schaarrand 2014.02.06 05:42  

All that we have is a Ratio % for Lotsize control.


The only way to get a larger lotsize than the Master account is as follows:

 if Subscriber's account balance reserved for signals copying is greater than Provider's account balance (Subscriber_Balance * Load > Provider_Balance).


My new question is the Load factor. What is it? Are there more examples of how to know the lotsize in forecast based on metaquote calculations.

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