Two months have passed since the start of the Automated Trading Championship 2012 and we are pleased to present the new "Championship's Minutes" with the data on the ninth week. We do not have "heroes", as most symbols can be called "loss-makers"
Two-thirds of the Championship have passed already. The group of leaders is more or less stable and plenty of statistical data has already been obtained. This allows making some forecasts on TOP-10 Expert Advisors' behavior for the period till the
As you may have already guessed from the title, the current Championship leader JPAlonso has slowed down a bit. His equity level has decreased down to $70 000. Everything is relative, of course, as we have already got used to huge profits of the
500 000 Traders Use MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 Mobile Terminals.
Over half a million of traders from all over the world currently use MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 mobile terminals in their trading activity. This figure is the most objective proof of the high quality and functionality of the mobile applications developed by MetaQuotes Software Corp.
83 000 traders use MetaTrader 5 terminals, while 418 000 traders use MetaTrader 4. This statistical data includes the terminals both for iPhone and Android devices.
We would like to bring to your attention a statistical report on the week eight of the Automated Trading Championship 2012 . The main events of this week are based on continuing trends that started last week. Thus, GBPJPY transactions are again
"Everyone who is struggling with programming and who were not able to participate in this year's competition, know that it becomes a lot easier in time", said Juan Pablo Alonso Escobar ( JPAlonso ), the hero of today's interview. Starting from the
Eight weeks have passed since the beginning of the Championship, the resistance level of $100,000 is still unreachable, and the battle for TOP-10 places is getting hot. JPAlonso from the U.S. is still the leader of the race. We will release an
New article MetaTrader 4 on Linux is published: Linux is a Unix-like computer operating system assembled under the model of free and open source software development and distribution. Many home PC users prefer it to MS Windows series. Since the
MetaTrader 4 Trading Platform Awarded Best Auto-Trading Software by Forex Magnates
MetaTrader 4 has been awarded Best Auto-Trading Software by reputable Forex Magnates web portal (https://www.mql5.com/go?link=http://forexmagnates.com/metatrader-4-wins-best-auto-trading-software-at-the-first-forex-magnates-awards-in-london/). The award ceremony took place at the inaugural Forex Magnates Summit 2012 in London on November 14. The event was attended by over 500 influential players in Forex and derivatives markets. According to Forex Magnates, the event was the first of its kind as senior members of the retail and institutional FX markets were brought together under one roof.
The winner in each category has been defined by the jury consisting of 10 independent and anonymous judges. The choice has been made from the short list of nominees. The initial list of nominations consisted of 23 categories, but then it has been narrowed down to the nine most important and significant ones from Best FX Liquidity Provider to Best FX Broker. A company having most votes within each category was selected as the winner. Thus, MetaTrader 4 has bested its competitors in Best Auto-Trading Software category.
Is it possible that various currency pairs are traded differently while their rates are moving in a similar way within a week? Read our statistical report on the seventh week of the Automated Trading Championship 2012 and you will see that it is
Let's sum up the results of the first month of the Automated Trading Championship 2012 and compare them with previous years' ones. Trading robots of 451 Participants have been accepted for the competition. About 40% of them have profit as of November
One week has passed since the release of the previous MetaTrader 4 Android update, but we have already prepared the next version of the application (https://download.mql5.com/cdn/mobile/mt4/android?utm_campaign=MQL5.community). Apart from Crosshair, the Android version of the popular MetaTrader 4 trading platform now also features Data Window. The new feature provides more convenient working conditions – users can view indicator values at the specified point of the chart.
Automated Trading Championship 2012 is being held for six weeks, and for now we have identified violations in the following trading robots: 1110415 - This EA in the trading process has lost all the money and self-terminated using the TerminalClose()
MetaQuotes Software Corp. at Second Turkish Derivatives Conference.
After successful presentation of TeamWox SaaS at Gitex Technology Week 2012, MetaQuotes Software Corp. is going on with its exhibition activities. Now, we are taking part in the Second Turkish Derivatives Conference (http://www.turkdex.org.tr/VOBPortalEng/docs/ConferenceBrochure.pdf) held in Istanbul and hosted by the Turkish Derivatives Exchange (TURKDEX). On November 13-14, industry leaders will discuss various key issues, while top developers will demonstrate their new products. Educational seminars will also be held.
The Championship is moving forward and it is time to deliver the new statistical report on the sixth week of the Automated Trading Championship 2012 . Many traders believe that stability is a critical element of trading. But how can it be achieved if
We continue to monitor participants of the Automated Trading Championship 2012 marathon that started six weeks ago. Yellow jersey is still retained by JPAlonso 's Expert Adviser from United States. This participant goes ahead with a wide margin
Updated MetaTrader 4 Android Now Features Crosshair.
The new released version of the mobile trading platform MetaTrader 4 Android (https://download.mql5.com/cdn/mobile/mt4/android?utm_campaign=MQL5.community) has fixed issues found in the previous versions and features the Crosshair mode. The updated application now allows users to easily view the date, price and indicator value at any chart point selected. This makes for more convenient program use for traders.
MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal build 445 Terminal: Added integration of MetaTrader 4 client terminal with MQL5.Signals service. Now, all users having MQL5 accounts can subscribe to trading signals. The client terminal will copy trading signals with
Trading Signals Have Been Introduced in MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal.
Trading signals have been introduced in MetaTrader 4 client terminal beginning from build 445. Update your terminal to be able to subscribe to signals from various providers. Their trading operations will be automatically copied on your account.
Is it really necessary to be a programmer to develop trading robots? Do we need to spend years monitoring price charts to be able to "feel" the market? Is it possible for a random entry strategy to survive in the market for quite a long time? All