23 January 2015

Trading in Pakistan Mercantile Exchange (PMEX) through MetaTrader 5

MetaQuotes Software Corp. announced integration of its MetaTrader 5 platform to Pakistan Mercantile Exchange (PMEX). The integration allows financial institutions that are members of the exchange, to offer the MetaTrader 5 cutting edge and powerful trading platform in an attempt to significantly enhance the trading technology for traders and meet all their needs.

Trading in Pakistan Mercantile Exchange (PMEX) through MetaTrader 5

MetaQuotes Software expansion into the Pakistani market is not limited to MetaTrader 5 certification by PMEX. To strengthen its positions in the region and server the needs of local clients, the company has established its new representative office in Lahore - METAPK. The new office objectives include customer technical support and the promotion of the entire product line of the MetaTrader technology.


12 December 2014

MQL4 ranked among the most popular programming languages by TIOBE

MQL4 language has been included into TIOBE Programming Community Index for December 2014. This is a monthly indicator of the popularity of programming languages prepared by the Netherlands-based company TIOBE Software BV since 2001.

MQL4 language has been included into TIOBE Programming Community Index

This is an important event for the automated trading, as entering the reputable and independent TIOBE rating proves that the MQL4 language for developing trading strategies is popular among developers from around the world.

3 November 2014

10 000 Registered Sellers in the Market and Signals Services

A new milestone has been reached in developing services for the MetaTrader platforms when the total of officially registered sellers hit the mark of 10 000. It is the number of users authorized to sell their programs and signal subscriptions. This figure could be a population of an average town, a town where all citizens reap the harvest of their labor.

10 000 Registered Sellers in the Market and Signals Services

17 October 2014

The First MetaTrader 5 in Thailand Launched

The MetaTrader 5 trading platform continues its expansion in the fast growing markets. In mid-October, one of the Thailand brokers Apple Wealth officially launched the terminal in demo mode on the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET). By December 2014, Thai traders using MetaTrader 5 will have a real opportunity to trade stocks and futures on the Stock Exchange of Thailand and the Thailand Futures Exchange (TFEX).  

The First MetaTrader 5 in Thailand Launched

17 October 2014

Virtual Hosting on the MetaTrader 4 is available

New Virtual Hosting service is now available. A virtual server for a trading account can now be rented right from the client terminal. Providing consistent connection to the trading server and uninterrupted computer operation for Expert Advisors and copy trading is now even easier.

Virtual Hosting on the MetaTrader 4 is Available

it is an analogue of a VPS though it is better and more suitable for addressing needs and challenges that a trader comes across. The server can be rented straight from your MetaTrader. It takes only a couple mouse clicks for Experts Advisors, indicators, scripts together with Signal subscriptions and settings to be transferred to the virtual server. The Virtual Hosting Cloud network was developed specially for MetaTrader and has all the advantages of a native solution.

14 October 2014

New office opened in South Africa

MetaQuotes Software Corp. introduced its first agent in South Africa - Derivative System Technologies

MetaQuotes Software Corp. introduced its first agent in South Africa - Derivative System Technologies

The new representative office is responsible for the promotion of MetaTrader platforms and TeamWox business management system in South Africa. The joint effort of MetaQuotes Software and Derivative System Technologies is aimed at strengthening their presence in this region and expanding the geography of sales. Potential customers of Derivative System Technologies are local banks and brokers. The new partner's priority plans target integration of MetaTrader 5 with the Johannesburg Stock Exchange JSE and other African exchanges.

23 September 2014

New office opened in Dubai (UAE)

MetaFintech LLC started its operation as the official agent of MetaQuotes Software Corp. in the largest international business center of the Middle East - Dubai, United Arab Emirates. 

MetaFintech LLC started its operation as the official agent of MetaQuotes Software Corp. in the largest international business center of the Middle East - Dubai, United Arab Emirates

MetaFintech is carrying out sales and technical support for all products of MetaQuotes Software including trading platforms MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5, as well as the system of business automation TeamWox. The new office is targeting the South Asian region. All brokers and banks operating there are potential clients of MetaFintech.

22 September 2014

MetaTrader Market Now Offers 8 Different Magazines — British Forex Trader Magazine Added

British Forex Trader Magazine has appeared in MetaTrader Market. Thus, any MetaTrader platform user can now download up to eight different financial publications from the Market.

MetaTrader Market Now Offers 8 Different Magazines

The archive of Forex Trader Magazine contains 6 issues from October 2013. This bi-monthly magazine is intended mainly for currency traders and spread betters. It will be of interest both for novice and experienced traders.

10 September 2014

Borsa Istanbul Derivatives Market (VIOP) Is open to MetaTrader 5 users

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.  

Borsa Istanbul Derivatives Market (VIOP) Is open to MetaTrader 5 users

MetaTrader 5 is an advanced ecosystem featuring numerous useful services - from automated copying of deals to buying ready-made trading robots in the Market. All these innovations are now available to Borsa Istanbul traders as well. To start working at the exchange, they only need to download MetaTrader 5 and select a broker who has already purchased MetaTrader 5 Gateway to Borsa Istanbul.

29 July 2014

Outline of MetaTrader Market (Infographics)

MetaTrader 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 for more interesting statistical data on the Market service results.

3 July 2014 Freelance: developers' source of income (infographic)

In June 2010, Freelance service was launched together with the Payments service allowing users to order and pay for the development of MQL applications without leaving the website. The service was then called Jobs. Freelance: Developers' Source of Income (Infographic)

On the occasion of the MQL5 Freelance Service fourth birthday, we have prepared an info-graphic demonstrating the service results for the entire time of its existence. The figures speak for themselves: more than 10 000 orders worth about $600,000 in total have been executed to date, while 3 000 customers and 300 developers have already used the service.

4 June 2014

MetaTrader 5 certified by the Brazilian Exchange

MetaTrader 5 was certified by the BM&FBovespa exchange and became available to Brazilian stock traders with its superior products and services.

MetaTrader 5 becomes available to Brazilian traders for trading on the BM&FBovespa stock exchange

Furthermore, the largest independent Broker in Brazil XP Investimentos officially launched MetaTrader 5 for more than 80,000 customers of the company. By using this high technology platform, traders can now trade not only currencies, but also stocks and futures of Brazilian companies.

29 May 2014

Update your MetaTrader 4 Android

We continue to develop the MetaTrader 4 application for Android and keep adding more features. One technical innovation implemented in the latest build is the classification of messages.

All messages received from the system are divided into 5 types according to their senders: Chat (conversations with users), Broker (broker's messages), Terminal (alerts and notifications from launched Expert Advisors), Community (various messages from, including depositing funds on the account or execution of any ordered work) and Other (anything that is not related to the previous 4 types). This feature first appeared in the MetaTrader iOS mobile platforms and is now available to Android users.

Update your MetaTrader 4 Android

Localization update: the application interface has been translated into Arabic and Indonesian. Translations into Czech, French, Polish, Chinese and Japanese have also been corrected and improved.

We continue to develop the functionality of MetaTrader 4 Android to bring it closer to the features of the iOS version, so more updates are coming soon.

Download the latest MetaTrader 4 for your Android powered device and keep trading!

14 April 2014

MetaTrader Market: a bookstore launched

The Market started offering financial trading books by famous authors. The bookstore started with about 40 different books, which can be downloaded and read straight from MetaTrader terminals. Books come with several screenshots and a description, as well with a free preview version containing the first 10% of the work.

The Market starts offering Books

A book can be purchased just like any other trading application. All purchase steps are performed straight in the platform, including creation of an account and selection of a suitable payment method.

1 April 2014

MetaTrader 4 iOS Features Analytical Tools

Various lines, channels, Elliott Waves, Gann and Fibonacci tools, as well as geometric shapes are now available in MetaTrader 4 for iPad and iPhone. The impressive arsenal of 30 technical indicators has received 24 analytical tools greatly expanding trading opportunities.

New MetaTrader 4 iOS with Analytical Tools

The new iOS 7 inspired interface looks more lightweight. The usability of the updated MetaTrader 4 iOS has been improved as well, while it has become much easier to manage some functions. Also, new features for working with charts have been added and execution of trade operations has been accelerated.

Millions of traders have already chosen MetaTrader 4 iOS for their everyday trading activity in the Forex market. You are welcome to join them!

Download MetaTrader 4 iPad and iPhone for free

4 March 2014

Magazines in the MetaTrader Market

MetaTrader Market started featuring a new category — Magazines. Traders can now stay abreast of the latest financial news and events, read relevant articles and interviews with industry leaders right in the platform, while continuing trading and running market analysis.

Financial Magazines in MetaTrader Market

The magazines are distributed via the MetaTrader Market and can be purchased in the same way as trading robots and technical indicators. All you need to buy a magazine of your choice is a account and sufficient amount of money in it. The rest is simple — with a couple of clicks the required information is brought right before your eyes.

3 February 2014

Market in MetaTrader 4

Two and a half years after being released for MetaTrader 5, the Market online app store appeared in MetaTrader 4. This release was prompted by users' keen and expected interest in the Market. Now, any of 7 million MetaTrader 4/5 users can enter the Market and purchase a necessary product directly from the platform.

The MetaTrader Market is the largest store of free and paid trading robots, indicators, financial books and magazines

More than 200 trading robots, technical indicators and other MetaTrader 4 products were published in the app store at the start. MetaTrader Market gradually evolved into a unique hub containing all necessary tools for traders of all skill levels.


27 December 2013

MetaTrader 4 Mobile Applications for Android Updated

We are actively working on improving MetaTrader mobile applications for Android. First, working with charts has been optimized for the latest MetaTrader 4 of the most popular mobile OS in the world. This means that all charts are displayed correctly now with no image blurring.

MetaTrader 4 Mobile Applications for Android Updated

Second, we have taken into account your feedback and expanded the list of supported devices. Take your Android smartphone out of the pocket, download the latest update and try it.

Besides, omissions of the previous versions have been corrected. As a result, it is now much more convenient to work in mobile MetaTrader.

Download the latest MetaTrader for Android and keep trading!  

17 December 2013

MNI FX Bullet Points news line

MNI FX Bullet Points news feed and analytics are now integrated into the MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 trading platforms.

MNI FX Bullet Points news line

MNI is a leading real-time news agency dedicated to providing global capital markets with relevant trading information. Thus, MNI FX Bullet Points service integrated into MetaTrader allows traders to use additional data when making their trading decisions. MNI FX Bullet Points service is available in both English and Arabic, and the data is provided in succinct bullet points 24 hours a day forming an authoritative minute-by-minute reporting on global currency markets.

2 October 2013

MetaTrader 4 iOS Features New Chat

At the start of the year, MetaTrader 4 iOS users received an opportunity to communicate with friends in the internal free chat. In the latest version of the mobile platform, we have thoroughly revised the chat making it even more convenient.   

Below are five innovations improving MetaTrader 4 iOS chat:

  1. Now, the entire message history is automatically uploaded into the conversation regardless of whether these messages have been sent/received via the mobile device or website.

  2. The character limit in messages has been increased up to 1 000.

  3. Registration and authorization at are available directly from the mobile terminal. There is no need to close the program and switch to, as all can be done in your mobile MetaTrader now.

    Entering right via the mobile platform    Login autocomplete when searching for a contact

  4. Login autocomplete function when searching for contacts has been introduced. Now, you can find your friends faster.

  5. All discussions have been divided into Recent and Other.  

The innovations have been implemented not only to the chat and platform's social features. MetaTrader 4 iOS now features About section allowing you to manage sound alerts, news and screen auto-lock mode.

Newly introduced About section

Besides, when switching time frames, the chart is shifted to the latest quote.

Do you want to try the new features of mobile MetaTrader 4 on your iPhone or iPad right now? Download our free application from AppStore!

Download MetaTrader 4 iOS for free