We are pleased to announce the integration of MetaTrader 5 trading platform with Borsa Istanbul. With the release of the updated MetaTrader 5 Gateway to Borsa Istanbul, brokers and traders receive the complete functionality for performing trading operations in VIOP section (futures and options) directly in the MetaTrader 5 terminal.
New article How we developed the MetaTrader Signals service and Social Trading has been published: We continue to enhance the Signals service, improve the mechanisms, add new functions and fix flaws. The MetaTrader Signals Service of 2012 and the
For providers' convenience we have decided to cancel the mandatory test period for paid signals. This means that you can start selling your trading signals right now.
Previously, providers had to endure one month of public monitoring. Within that period, their signals had to perform at least 5 trades with the drawdown not exceeding 70% of the initial value. Now, all the barriers have been removed and paid signal is available for subscription at once with no test period and other provisions.
New article Tips for an Effective Product Presentation on the Market has been published at mql5.com: Selling programs to traders effectively does not only require writing an efficient and useful product and then publishing it on the Market. It is
New article Freelance Jobs on MQL5.com - Developer's Favorite Place has been published: Developers of trading robots no longer need to market their services to traders that require Expert Advisors - as now they will find you. Already, thousands of
New article Building a Social Technology Startup, Part II: Programming an MQL5 REST Client has been published: In the previous part of this article, we presented the architecture of a so-called Social Decision Support System. On the one hand, this
MetaTrader Market (https://www.mql5.com/en/market) was officially released in February 2012. The store of trading applications has come a long way since then. Initially the Market was introduced in MetaTrader 5. Then, the Market section was also launched for MetaTrader 4. The range of products has been expanded as well, from offering trading applications to provide also financial magazines and books.
The evolution of the Market increased the sales turnover: by July 2014, about 6 300 products worth a total of more than $522,000 have been sold in the Market, while 520 sellers and 24 500 buyers have already passed through the application store. This increase in sales has given rise to the emergence of the significant number of successful developers making $10,000 or more per month. Check the Market infographic below for more interesting statistical data on the Market service results.
The largest Brazilian brokerXP Investimentos is holding its first trading championship - Campeonato de Traders 1ª Edição. The event is arranged with the help of MetaQuotes Software Corp. XP Investimentos has recently started offering MetaTrader 5 trading platform to 80 000 of their clients.
The competition is open to everyone. Participants are required to sign up, open a trading account with XP Investimentosand deposit 5 000 Brazilian reais to it. According to the contest rules, participants will trade BM&FBovespa mini-indexes within 4 weeks. The traders with the highest profit from initial deposit win the contest.
Let us reveal a little secret: MQL5.com website visitors spend most of their time on Johnpaul77 signal's page (https://www.mql5.com/en/signals/30745). It is a leader of our rating having about 900 subscribed traders with the total funds of $5.7 million on real accounts. We have interviewed the signal's providers. As it turned out, there are four of them!
How are duties distributed among the team members? What technical tools do they use? Why do they call themselves John Paul? And finally, how have common gamers from Indonesia become providers of the top signal on MQL5.com? Find out all that in the interview https://www.mql5.com/en/articles/1045
New interview Johnpaul77 Signal Providers: "Our Strategy Remains Profitable for More Than Three Years Now. So Why Would We Change It?" has been published: Let us reveal a little secret: MQL5.com website visitors spend most of their time on Johnpaul77
New article How to implement traders' orders and make a profit in the MQL5 Freelance service has been published: MQL5 Freelance is an online service where developers get paid for creating trading applications ordered by traders. Now, traders
MetaTrader 4 platform update is to be released on Friday, July 4, 2014. It contains the following changes: Terminal: Preparatory works for Cloud Hosting implementation. Many traders want to arrange a reliable round-the-clock operation of the client
New article Do Traders Need Services from Developers? has been published: Algorithmic trading becomes more popular and needed, which naturally led to a demand for exotic algorithms and unusual tasks. To some extent, such complex applications are
The new version of MetaTrader 5 for iPhone and iPad features new possibilities.
MetaTrader 5 trading platform now features two-factor authentication, one-time passwords for which are created in the iPhone-version of the terminal. This mechanism is simple: a one-time password (OTP) is requested every time a user authenticates in the desktop or tablet terminal. The OTP is generated in MetaTrader 5 iPhone based on the secure hash algorithm HMAC SHA256.
The latest version of the mobile terminal now supports the VoiceOver function. VoiceOver is a screen reader, which provides spoken descriptions of the user's actions in the terminal. The feature is designed to increase accessibility for low-vision traders.
New article Building a Social Technology Startup, Part I: Tweet Your MetaTrader 5 Signals has been published at mql5.com: This article aims to illustrate, through a practical example, how you can communicate an MetaTrader 5 terminal with an external
New Beta Version of MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal Build 660: Virtual Hosting, Web Requests, Working with Signals from MQL Applications and DOM New beta version of MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal build 660 has been released on MetaQuotes-Demo server. It
Two new magazines in Italian - TRADERS' Italy (https://www.mql5.com/en/market/product/4694) and INVESTORS' (https://www.mql5.com/en/market/product/4697) - have been added today in the MetaTrader Market. Also, ForexPress magazine from China became available two weeks ago. Thus, seven new financial publications are already available in the Market. The number of publications will continue to increase, as we have already concluded contracts with the new publishers.
The archive of TRADERS' Italian Magazine contains 17 issues starting from January 2013, while INVESTORS' Magazine offers the last three issues starting from January 2014. INVESTORS' magazine can be freely downloaded through the trading platform, since the publisher does not charge a subscription fee.
The MetaTrader 5 trading platform has expanded its global presence and is now available on the Brazilian market. The largest independent Broker in Brazil XP Investimentos (https://www.mql5.com/go?link=http://www.xpi.com.br/) has officially launched MetaTrader 5. This means that more than 80,000 customers of the company can now trade in the financial markets using the world famous platform.
Importantly, traders can trade not only currency instruments, but also stocks and futures of Brazilian companies. To connect to the São Paulo Stock Exchange BM&FBovespa, XP Investimentos specialists have developed a special gateway to provide correct execution of trades and delivery of market quotes. Finally, customers of XP Investimentos can fully appreciate the benefits of stock trading with the MetaTrader 5 platform.
The article Why Is It Important to Update MetaTrader 4 to the Latest Build by August 1? has been published: From August 1, 2014, MetaTrader 4 desktop terminals older than build 600 will no longer be supported. However, many traders still work with