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MetaQuotes Software Corp. announces the opening of a new representative office — MetaQuotes Japan in Tokyo. This is the twelfth representative office of the company in the world.

Now, MetaQuotes Software is represented by five offices in the Asia-Pacific region located in Australia, China, Singapore, Thailand and Japan. The company believes that this new office will reinforce its positions on the local market. The company's potential clients are Japanese banks and brokers.

MetaQuotes Japan will perform sales and technical support for all products of MetaQuotes Software including MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 trading platforms, as well as TeamWox enterprise management system. Considering the growing interest to MetaQuotes Software products in the region, establishing the new representative office is an important step for becoming even closer to clients. The efforts of MetaQuotes Japan will be aimed at strengthening the company's representation in this region and expanding the geography of sales. 

"I am happy to join MetaQuotes Software team," - says Tadao Mitsumoto, Head of MetaQuotes Japan. "Our main task at the moment is to promote the MetaTrader Technology among local brokers and traders. It is much easier to achieve this now since the distance and language barriers are finally lifted".

"Expanding our representative offices is an important element of the MetaQuotes Software global strategy," - adds Gaies Chreis, COO of the company. "We are pleased that Tadao Mitsumoto will represent our interests in Japan. This will invigorate our activity in the region and allow us to reach new clients".


The MetaTrader 5 trading platform has further expanded its presence in Brazil. The country's second-largest broker Rico Corretora has launched MetaTrader 5 for Stocks, Futures and Options trading with BM&FBovespa. Now the main Brazilian brokers are offering the world's most powerful trading platform.

Brazilian Broker Rico Corretora Launches MetaTrader 5

"We are happy to offer this powerful cutting-edge platform to our clients who trade on BMF&Bovespa," says Everson Ramos, IT Director of Rico Corretora. "Traders get access to the rich functionality of MetaTrader 5, including everything from trading and analytical functions which have become a de facto industry standard, to the Market of ready-to-use trading robots, copy trading and built-in virtual hosting. Certainly our cooperation with MetaQuotes opens new horizons to our clients and further increases our competitive advantage."

MetaQuotes Software has repeatedly expressed interest in the South American market. To strengthen its position in the region, the company opened MetaQuotes Brazil office in São Paulo in 2012, proceeded to certify its platform at the Brazilian BM&FBovespa Exchange and developed a dedicated MetaTrader 5 BM&FBOVESPA Gateway to implement connectivity to the exchange.

"Latin America is an attractive market with great need for more advanced technology as such as MetaTrader 5 platform," says Gaies Chreis, COO of MetaQuotes Software Corp."We've done a great deal of work to expand MetaTrader 5 in the Brazilian market. The number of traders using our platform is actively growing. Furthermore, to promote our products and services we hold various trading contests. We are proud of the fact that now Rico Corretora, along with other leading Brazilian brokers, offer MetaTrader 5 to their clients, thus covering the overwhelming share of the market!"


One of the leading brokers in the Arab world Menaсorp has officially launched MetaTrader 5 on the Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX). Now, Menaсorp customers can trade the financial instruments available at the exchange enjoying all the advantages of the universal platform.

The company's growth has been tremendous, currently ranking as the number 1 broker on UAE exchanges. The decision of launching MetaTrader 5 by Menacorp signifies the strengthening of the broker's position in the region offering advanced trading technology.

"We are very delighted to be a member on DGCX as we believe that it has a great future and we look forward to being a very important and active member. DGCX will help us diversify our product offering to our clients. To achieve this we hired the right and best people to assist us in achieving this goal. Also we made sure to use one of the best software for trading futures which is MetaTrader 5 by MetaQuotes Software," comments Ayman Al Satari, Deputy Managing Director Brokerage at Menacorp.

"We are delighted to note that combined forces of DGCX and MetaQuotes are shaping up well. We extend our congratulations to Menacorp to become first DGCX member to use MetaTrader 5 platform and offer our products to their customer base. The product portfolio and vibrancy of DGCX market, leadership position of Menacorp in the region and immense popularity of MetaTrader 5 platform is a powerful alliance that will help all parties beautifully. This partnership comes at a time when DGCX has recorded the highest Open Interest ever in its 10 year history and with dynamic platforms like MetaTrader 5, we expect increased participation and fresh enrollments across the MENA region," says Gaurang Desai, Interim CEO of DGCX at the occasion.

"We also congratulate Menacorp on the successful implementation of MetaTrader 5 to DGCX," adds Renat Fatkhullin, CEO of MetaQuotes Software. "This step has significantly expanded the opportunities of the broker's clients. Arab traders now have the unique "all-in-one" platform that meets the needs of the most demanding users".

Menacorp has provided its clients with an entire ecosystem, in which trading and analysis go hand in hand with a plethora of services necessary for all modern traders. The platform provides access to the MetaTrader application store which offers thousands of ready-made robots, the copy trading service, the freelance service for ordering trading applications and even virtual hosting. It is nearly impossible to find a more functional platform on the market!


We have opened a new office in Thailand making it the tenth MetaQuotes Software representative office worldwide.

Recently, we have been working hard on promoting the MetaTrader trading platforms in Thailand. The first MetaTrader 5 platform has been launched in the country at the end of the last year. Not long ago, the platform has become available on SET (Stocks Exchange of Thailand) and MAI (Market of Alternative Investment). MetaQuotes Thailand will bring us closer to users of our products and strengthen the company's position in the Asia-Pacific region.

"The new office objectives include not only selling the MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 trading platforms, but also the customer technical support" - says Albert Chua, Head of MetaQuotes Thailand. "Amid the growing interest of Thai traders in the company products, these tasks become our priority".


MetaQuotes Thailand
Silom Complex, 191 Silom Road, 
17th Floor Unit 2-4, Silom, Bangrak
Bangkok 10500 Thailand
Tel :+66 2683 3434  



Our company will present its latest technological solutions and developments at the major international iFX EXPO 2015 event to be held on May 26-28 at the Grand Resort Hotel (Limassol, Cyprus).

MetaQuotes Software to Show Its Latest Developments and New Services at iFX EXPO 2015

We will demonstrate the optimized components of MetaTrader 4/5 trading platforms and fully updated MetaTrader 4/5 mobile platforms for iOS and Android. Besides, the attendants will know about the improvements in the popular trader services:

  • The enhanced social trading service allowing traders to automatically copy trades of signal providers.
  • The unique Market of trading applications that already offers about 5 000 products meeting the demands of both beginners and professionals. Now, trading applications can also be rented.
  • The virtual hosting built into the platforms allows trading robots and signals to work non-stop with minimum delays in executing trades.

MetaQuotes Software Corp. announces that it is now possible to trade on Pakistan Mercantile Exchange (PMEX) via the MetaTrader 5 platform. 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.

PMEX is the first and only commodity futures exchange in Pakistan regulated by the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP). More than 300 PMEX members offer trading in gold, silver and oil futures, as well as other assets. With the release of the MetaTrader 5 Gateway to PMEX, all PMEX members can provide their clients with a modern platform that features a plethora of built-in services, ranging from social trading to the market of trading robot, that can satisfy every trading need. 

MetaTrader 5 Integration to PMEX and New MetaQuotes Office in Lahore

"Integration of MetaTrader 5 with PMEX is a complete technological solution that fully covers the needs of the exchange members, - says Renat Fatkhullin, CEO of MetaQuotes Software. - It does not only allow brokers to trade on Pakistan Mercantile Exchange via MetaTrader 5 but also provides the entire cycle of operational client accounting. The MetaTrader 5 brokers that will use our new Gateway will have no need for additional plugins and back-office applications. MetaTrader 5 Gateway to PMEX contains all the required functionality".

Ejaz Ali Shah, Managing Director, PMEX states, “This is yet another milestone in PMEX’s brief history. We are happy to announce the successful integration of MetaTrader 5 with PMEX trading platform. Market participants now have a choice of an additional trading platform over and above PMEX’s in house trading front end – NEXT, which will provide additional flexibility to the clients in terms of trading capabilities.”

MetaQuotes Software expansion into the Pakistani market is not limited to the 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.

"The company believes in the development of the Pakistani financial industry, and is headed to quickly become a leading provider of the best online trading solutions," - says Hamad Shah, Head of METAPK. - "Already, several major member brokers of the Pakistani exchange have expressed their interest to offer MetaTrader 5."


Dear friends!

We wish you a happy new year! May it bring you professional success, creative power, steady development and prosperity. Let the upcoming year be good, exciting and full of positive moments!

The year of 2014 has been extremely fruitful for MetaQuotes Software. We have managed to reach the new technological frontiers and implement our plans. One of the main events of the year is the launch of MetaTrader 5 platform on FX Market part of Moscow Exchange (MOEX). Now, traders from Russia are able to trade the ruble pairs using the most powerful platform with loads of built-in services.

The mobile versions of the trading platforms have also been considerably improved. The completely new restyled version of MetaTrader 5 for Android with the depth of market, tick chart and news appeared in Google Play one month ago. MetaTrader 4 Android is to be enhanced soon. Development of the iOS versions is also underway.

This year, we have also launched the virtual hosting service allowing traders to rent a virtual server directly in MetaTrader. This is the most efficient solution for arranging uninterrupted work of trading robots and Signal subscriptions.

Following MetaTrader 5 platform, MetaTrader 4 now features the app store of its own, which has already become the main resource for buying trading robots on the Internet. Apart from Expert Advisors and indicators, the Market now contains financial journals and books as well. 

Trading signals have been thoroughly revised as well. We have improved their look in the platforms, optimized and enhanced their description, expanded trading statistics and eased the rules by allowing partial copying and manual trading. This has led to even greater demand for copy trading built right into the platform.

More and more traders discover the benefits of Jobs service for MetaTrader 4/5. This summer, we published the interesting infographics revealing that more than 10 000 orders worth about $600,000 in total had been executed, while 3 000 customers and 300 developers had already used the service by that time!

Six months ago, we also launched the service of financial blogs - a convenient place for exchanging views, fresh information and new ideas on trading. Now, the most important financial news selected by the moderators from the multiple blog entries are sent directly to the platforms and viewed by millions of MetaTrader users.

Thus, it is not surprising that the number of registered members has tripled over the year. In the beginning of January, we had 150 000 users. Now, their number exceeds 440 000!

New representative offices have been opened in the United Arab Emirates and Republic of South Africa. MetaQuotes Software is growing and reinforcing its presence on the world map.

We become closer to our customers, no matter where they are. The amount of our products and services is rising, and their usability is constantly improving.

Thank you for your support, feedback and the right choice! Happy New Year!

Recently MetaQuotes Software introduced MetaFintech as its new representative office in the UAE. The company now announces its further expansion: Derivative System Technologies will act as its agent in South Africa.

The new representative office will be responsible for the promotion of the MetaTrader trading platforms and the TeamWox business management system. The joint effort of MetaQuotes Software and Derivative System Technologies is aimed at increasing the MetaTrader customer base 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 include the integration of the MetaTrader 5 platform with the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) and other African exchanges.

Derivative System Technologies Becomes MetaQuotes Software's Representative in South Africa

"We are happy to sign an agreement with MetaQuotes Software, which is the largest developer of software for financial markets", states André van der Walt, the head of Derivative System Technologies. "Since the establishment in 1999, our company has been successfully developing software for various brokerage firms and members of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange JSE. Derivative System Technologies team consists of experienced professionals, providing both software development services and technical support. In addition, we are well attuned to local peculiarities and know how to work with local customers. In combination with MetaQuotes' wide possibilities, this is the key to taking the leading position in the region."


We are pleased to announce about the geographic expansion of the company by the establishing of a new representative office. MetaFintech LLC has become the company's official agent in the largest international business center of the Middle East - Dubai,  United Arab Emirates.

MetaFintech will be carrying out sales and technical support for all products of MetaQuotes Software - trading platforms MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 as well as the system of business automation “TeamWox". The company will be targeting the South Asian region. All brokers and banks, operating there, will be potential clients.

MetaQuotes Software Launches a New Representative Office in UAE

“More and more brokerage companies are been established in UAE - states Gaies Chreis, COO of MetaQuotes Software Corp. – Therefore, the decision to extend the company's reach and the scope of cooperation with presence in this region was absolutely necessary. We must be within reach for our clients. The company is rapidly growing and its presence in Dubai will facilitate the expansion of our activity in the countries of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation. “

"We are truly proud to cater to the requirements of brokers in UAE, the Switzerland of the Middle East, - states the head of MetaFintech Manoj Choudhary. - Platforms have gone beyond the scope of "just being trading terminals" of the financial markets. Nowadays brokers demand a powerful ecosystem, which consist of a variety of services to enhance traders' capabilities. Such system should be able to facilitate a whole range of activities from automated copy trading to the ability to use trading robots from a specialized application store. Therefore, providing quality and professional services are among the priorities for MetaQuotes as our clients should be entitled of local service and expert help in any part of the world."

In the nearest future MetaQuotes Software has plans to announce the opening of another representative office in the Republic of South Africa.

The largest Brazilian broker XP 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.

You can register as a participant of Campeonato de Traders from the 14th of July until the 5th of August. The championship is to be held from the 11th of August to the 5th of September.

The winners will be awarded the following prizes:

  • First place - a trip to Las Vegas,  $3 000 worth of credits on the account from MetaQuotes, 1 year of free brokerage service for trading mini-indexes, 8 hours of online coaching on MetaTrader 5 from Rogerio Figurelli, 7 000 Brazilian reais as a money certificate for XP Educação training courses, and 1 year of free online courses from Leandro & Stormer

  • Second place - a trip to Rio de Janeiro,  $2 000 worth of credits on the account from MetaQuotes, 6 months of free brokerage service for trading mini-indexes, 6 hours of online coaching on MetaTrader 5 from Rogerio Figurelli, 5 000 Brazilian reais as a money certificate for XP Educação training courses, and 6 months of free online courses from Leandro & Stormer

  • Third place - a trip to Rio de Janeiro, $1 000 worth of credits on the account from MetaQuotes, 3 months of free brokerage service for trading mini-indexes, 4 hours of online coaching on MetaTrader 5 from Rogerio Figurelli, 3 000 Brazilian reais as a money certificate for XP Educação training courses, and 3 months of free online courses from Leandro & Stormer.

You can find the competition rules here.

Download MetaTrader 5, sign up for the Championship and compete for a trip to Las Vegas!

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