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The Automated Trading Championship 2011 is over, and the winners have been announced. The authors of the top three Expert Advisors of 2011 have shared the prize money and received gifts, as well as the winner of MIG Bank's special prize has been defined. The best developers of Expert Advisors have...
How do I go about adjusting agreed upon changes to a job payment amount? Is there an option to do that at payment step?
Hallo everybody traders, first excusë my english, but it is a little. Please I need help with programing EA for MT4. It is simple breakout system. Every new day only 2 orders. One buy and one sell. Buy stop order = 20 pips(or else) from open price every new day, TP and SL 20 pips (or else) from buy...
Paying is possible to eliminate DLL called in Expert Advisor .EX4? thanks and Regards.
The Championship fervour has finally subsided and we can take a breath and start rethinking its results again. And we have another winner Alexander Arashkevich (AAA777) from Belarus, who has won a special prize from the major sponsor of the Automated Trading Championship 2011 - a 3 day trip to one...
  Are there any forex  (12   1 2)
Are there any forex trading sites from which we can earn money through our demo accounts. I mean to say through competitions. Some forex websites are rewarding their top profitable traders in every month to both demo and real accounts. Do you know such sites?
Last month, I use variable: Report=filename on mt5.ini for automatic optimization (by using MT5 copy from MT5 website) the filename.xml generated was exactly the same copy with the XML cache locate on tester\cache folder, both has more than 40 column. Today, using the same methods (by using MT5 copy
Does anyone have a copy of the MT4 setup file build 402 or 407 from InterbankFX?
As announced earlier, in addition to the three cash prizes for the Winners of the Automated Trading Championship, MIG BANK offers an additional prize for the EA, which will have the highest rank in terms of profitability and safety. The best EA developer will get a 3 day trip to one of the Formula...
Last Friday the European continent was (essentially) completely downgraded. Standard & Poor’s slammed the region with NINE downgrades – some one notch and others two notches. S&P cut the ratings of Italy, Spain, Cyprus, and Portugal by two notches while the ratings of France, Austria, Malta,...
  Pivots
In this article we will discuss about a widespread, well-known key element of technical analysis. Why do you think technical analysis especially some elements work so well for financial markets? Why do you think Fibonacci levels are usually strictly followed? Because thousands and billions of...
  FileOpen Problem  (3)
Hello,I am just getting started with MT5 and I'm trying the simple script:void OnStart() { int handle = FileOpen("Z:\\test.dat", FILE_WRITE); Alert(GetLastError()); FileClose(handle);}Nothing special, just trying to create a file on my Z: drive. The Alter is there because the file is never...
Just wondering if someone already worked in the code to send an order with stops to an ecn. can you please share it? I do not seem to make it work on my end the idea is to send the order without any stops, verify that the deal is executed and then modify it adding the stops.
Hi I am just trying MQL and was wodering if anyone could advise on what the the technical indicator function iMA returns. The definition states it retuns an int. If so does this int a 0 or 1 or does it depend on anything. I want to create an MA cross function so need to compare when one return is...
What is Diamond and Flag Forex Pattern and how these help to analysis forex market?
The system is based on technical analysis of Gold vs EUR, Gold vs Dollar, as well as DX, EUR, indexes + volatility (in some cases). System parameters: *Trading pair: EURUSD; *Max. open positions: 1; *Max. lots: 0.01 (1K); *Possible DD for one position (STOP LOSS): 20-30 pips; *99% intraday; *Manual...
Sshhh – It’s Time To Discuss The Forex Cheat Sheet Occasionally you’ll get a ‘heads up’ in the form of a fascinating document sent to you by contacts in the industry. Some really are eye-openers, others are ‘slap on the forehead’ “why didn’t I see that?” obvious… Positioned somewhere in the middle...
Lately I have been getting asked many similar questions regarding trading success. I don’t really like to repeat myself if there is no need, so I decided to write a short article to explain is a solid base for success in trading Forex and Futures. In order to achieve trading success, there are 3...
My signal (s) are aimed at reasonable roi and exceptable draw down. What is a reasonable roi you might ask. Well, lets look at what you get from the banks - 6% per annum? Maybe 8% if you invest a small fortune. Is you money guaranteed though? Yes, I suppose, if you put it with a trusted bank....
It wouldn't mention which EA were running during last 3 months or last year in the report or deal history in demo account. So how can I know which EA ran in March 2011 in my demo account? Thanks.
All, Not sure about this one. I learned in school that it doestn' matter what order additions and subtractions are done, the result is always the same. But look at the screenshot. Notice that the result for mrequest.sl is different to sl9. The only difference between the expresseions is the...
Six months ago we announced successful certification of the MetaTrader 5 platform by the RTS stock exchange. However, we continued to develop our platform to expand to other exchanges. And now we are pleased to announce that the MetaTrader 5 trading platform has been certified for the Singapore...
How to get balance/equity graph in demo account? How to clear the history and reset the balance in demo account? Thanks.
After many years of research on traders I came to the conclusion that one of the strongest tools of technical analysis are the Elliott Waves. Probably the most famous and active for over 30 years in this field is Robert Prechter. I want to discuss and comment on his forecast for 2012. Without going...
The fifth annual Automated Trading Championship 2011 is over. Today, after 12 weeks of the fascinating competition of trading robots, participants' Expert Advisors have been stopped, and we can finally announce the winners. During the Championship, various Expert Advisors got featured on top of the...
On the eleventh week of the Automated Trading Championship, Andrea Zani (sbraer) got featured very close to the top five of the competition. It is on the sixth place with about 47,000 USD now. Andrea's Expert Advisor AZXY has made only one losing deal, which was at the very beginning of the...
Of all the Expert Advisors participating in the current Championship, 104 EAs are multicurrency, i.e. they trade two or more currency pairs. We decided to see how they differ from single currency Expert Advisors in terms of trading performance: the ratio of profitable and losing EAs, convenient and...
On the seventh week of the Championship, Li Fang's Expert Advisor (lf8749) set a new record - it earned over $100,000 in 10 trades. This successful series helped the Expert Advisor to stay at the very top of the Automated Trading Championship 2011 rating for two weeks. In this interview we tried to...
We are pleased to announce that we've started the development of the MetaTrader 4 mobile trading platform for Apple iOS powered smartphones and tablet PCs. Upon the completion of the development, traders will receive new mobile trading platforms for Apple iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. The new mobile...