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EA Gideon

The EA Gideon is an Expert Advisor that trades ON NEWS and ON EVENTS that have a strong influence on the market, but do not occur regularly! That is the EA opens Sell Stop and Buy Stop pending orders in case of a sudden price change in any direction and closes them automatically with the profit that you wish. And we all know how often the price changes when a "successful" news appears, how far it can go up or down. Also, this robot protects your deposit by placing SL with customizable parameters.

Three strategies are built into the EA: 1) maximum, 2) normal, 3) minimum.

Each strategy can be configured individually.

Use of this EA eliminates the necessity to stay near your PC during news releases. Placing orders, opening, maintenance, closing or deleting orders — EA Gideon will do it for you.

  • This is not an autonomous expert, t is a complement to your experts.
  • The EA is optimized for the EURUSD M30. But you can configure it for any currency and timeframe.
  • It is recommended to choose ECN brokers and accounts with minimum spread.
  • VPS is required.




  • Show_Info_Panel — Information panel. (at the value false - Speeds up the testing in the strategy tester).
  • Magic — Trades identifier.
  • EA Comment — order comment.
  • Slippage — Allowed slippage before an order triggers.
  • Max_Spread — Maximum Spread allowed before pending order is triggered.
  • Order Type — Selection of the trade direction.
  • visibility_Order_Stop_correction_coefficient — The coefficient of the distance from the current price to the virtual order.
  • Delete_Order_Stop_correction_coefficient — The coefficient for deleting the pending order.
  • Use news strategy N1 — If true, the first strategy is used.
  • Use news strategy N2 — If true, the second strategy is used.
  • Use news strategy N3 — If true, the third strategy is used.

Three separate parameter blocks for each strategy:

  • Fixed_Lot — Fixed lot ( if "Use_Risk_MM" = false ).
  • Use Risk MM — If this is true, the lot size will increase when account balance grows (Risk Management).
  • Percentage Risk — Lot size increase based on the balance value (Risk Management in %).
  • Step_OrdersThe step of the distance from the virtual order to the current price.
  • Step_FactorFactor, if the price moves away from the virtual order.
  • Step_Factor_reversReverse, if the price moves towards the virtual order.
  • Take Profit — Take Profit in points.
  • Stop Loss — stop loss in points.
  • Use_Break_Even — If this is true Stop loss price will be moved to breakeven when price is above target points.
  • Breakeven Target PipsInp — If the price exceeds the value, breakeven triggers.
  • Breakeven Jump PipsInp — stop loss is moved to breakeven using this value.
  • Use_Trailing — If this is true, profit will be protected with trailing stop.
  • Trailing Stop — Trailing points when the position is in profit.
  • Trailing Step — Trailing step when the position is in profit.

Trading by time within the day:

  • Use time — If true trading will be performed by time.
  • Time_Setting — Server time or computer time.
  • GMT_mode = GMT offset of the broker server time; ( 0 - not used ).
  • Every_Day_Start — Operation start time (hh:mm).
  • Every_Day_End — Operation end time (hh:mm).

Operation end time on Friday:

  • Use time — If true trading will be performed by time.
  • Time_Setting — Server time or computer time.
  • GMT_mode = GMT offset of the broker server time; ( 0 - not used ).
  • Disable_in_Friday — Operation end time on Friday (hh:mm).
simone stucchi
2016.06.06 01:11 


Lee Bryant
2016.05.26 09:37 

Great seller and interesting EA, looks good on backtest now needs forward testing.

Version 1.93 - 2016.07.08
Added protection against high spread: if the average spread is greater than the (max spread) variable, the EA closes pending orders and does not place new orders.
Version 1.92 - 2016.06.24
Fixed the information panel.
Version 1.91 - 2016.06.06
Minor bugfix