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2016.09.27

MetaQuotes Software Corp. will showcase its latest developments at the Moscow Financial Expo 2016. The event is to be held on November 2-3 at Radisson Slavyanskaya Hotel, Moscow bringing together more than 50 companies and 3000 visitors.

Moscow Financial Expo 2016

Our Expo workshop will surely spark interest among many industry professionals since they are already excited by the news about MetaTrader 5 and look forward for further platform development. This comes as no surprise since brokers have been transferring their clients to the multi-asset platform for online trading throughout the present year. After the recent advent of the hedging system, MetaTrader 5 gradually strengthens its presence all over the world shifting the balance of power in the industry. At the Moscow Expo, we will reveal our future plans, as well as provide details about the upcoming platform features and their benefits for traders. The admission to the Moscow Financial Expo 2016 is free. Sign up for the event at the main page of the official Expo website.

If you want to set up a meeting with our team members during the event, contact Artiom Jarkoy at artiom@metaquotes.net.

Moscow Financial Expo 2016
November 2-3
Moscow Europe sq. 2
Radisson Slavyanskaya Hotel

2016.09.26

The new version of the MetaTrader 5 Android mobile platform features the optimized use of price charts:

  1. The application supports the multi-window mode allowing traders to monitor price changes on multiple symbols simultaneously.
  2. Added the ability to change an indicator subwindow height.
  3. Now, the mobile platform features a symbol fast selection button and a separate menu of chart settings.

MetaTrader 5 Android build 1372

These are not all the innovations available in the latest application version. We have also added the ability to edit indicator levels and translated the interface into Bulgarian.

Update your application right now — the latest MetaTrader 5 for your Android device is already available on Google Play!



2016.09.14

MetaQuotes Software will present its latest developments at the annual fintech Finance Magnates London Summit 2016 event to be held on November 14-15 at the heart of the City of London — The Brewery.

At the London Summit 2016, MetaQuotes will demonstrate the new MetaTrader 5 features and the entire ecosystem centered around the multi-asset platform. This year, MetaTrader 5 enjoys a rise in popularity after the advent of the hedging feature, new integration gateways to CQG and Interactive Brokers platforms and the web version launch. Besides, in anticipation of the London Summit, the company has prepared a few high-profile innovations that are to significantly improve the trading platform possibilities, raise trading to a completely new level and change the landscape of the entire industry.

MetaQuotes Software will participate in London Summit 2016

London Summit 2016 is Europe's largest B2B conference in the financial industry dedicated to trading, investments and capital markets. This year's event will bring together over a thousand leading experts and CEOs of companies operating in Forex and binary options markets, as well as in the fintech industry.

London Summit 2016
November 14-15
The Brewery, London

2016.09.12

MetaQuotes Software Corp. is happy to announce the integration gateway to LMAX Exchange, the multilateral trading facility (MTF) for trading FX, precious metals and indices. The MetaTrader 5 Gateway to LMAX Exchange will enable brokers, funds and professional traders to access streaming limit order liquidity, transparent price discovery and exchange quality execution. The 'no last look' feature applied by LMAX Exchange means that orders are neither rejected nor re-quoted before execution.

MetaTrader 5 Gateway to LMAX Exchange

With increasing demand among brokers and institutional traders for neutral, conflict free and transparent execution, the new gateway to LMAX Exchange ensures that MetaTrader 5 delivers its clients ‘best of breed’ market infrastructure, liquidity, execution and real time streaming market data. Currently, LMAX Exchange offers more than 70 currency pairs and the most popular indices and commodities CFDs.

Scott Moffat, LMAX Exchange

Scott Moffat, LMAX Exchange

Scott Moffat, COO of LMAX Exchange, commented: ‘I am very proud of the ongoing working relationship with MetaQuotes and the value it brings to our retail broker clients by delivering leading edge technology and global market access. The MetaTrader 5 gateway to LMAX Exchange is a testament of our joint innovation and commitment to delivering best execution’.
2016.09.01

The MetaTrader 5 trading platform has been integrated with one of the major Forex and CFD liquidity providers — FXCM Pro. Now, brokers, institutional investors and professional traders can fully benefit from fast and reliable trade execution on Forex and CFD markets.

This native connectivity gateway developed by MetaQuotes Software Corp. provides reliable data exchange between MetaTrader 5 and the liquidity provider's software. The gateway enables brokers to connect to FXCM Pro in order to receive market data and execute trade operations on the provider's side. The benefits of the direct connectivity to global liquidity providers are obvious: brokers can hedge Forex orders through access to the interbank markets while providing better pricing to their traders.

MetaTrader 5 Gateway to FXCM Pro

Brandon Mulvihill, MD and Global Head of FXCM Pro stated, “FXCM Pro is excited to be among the first liquidity providers to complete a custom integration to MetaTrader 5. Once again, MetaQuotes is at the forefront of delivering tools based on client demand, which center around speed and transparency of execution. Our joint integration removes the need for an external gateway, thus cutting latency times and allowing customers access to an FX/CFD liquidity pool that generates on average over $14 billion of volumes and over 550,000 trades, daily.”

Brandon Mulvihill, FXCM Pro

Brandon Mulvihill, FXCM Pro

"We are committed to providing our clients with connectivity to the best global liquidity providers in the forex and stock markets," said Renat Fatkhullin, CEO of MetaQuotes Software Corp. "We continue to expand the possibilities of the mutli-asset MetaTrader 5 platform for institutional investors, and we will release more gateways soon."

2016.08.30

The number of brokers offering MetaTrader 5 to their clients is growing on weekly basis. Two months ago, we reported that adding the hedging function to the platform has boosted its popularity significantly. A number of major brokers, including Alpari and RoboForex, have switched to MetaTrader 5. They were recently followed by ForexTime (FXTM), Swissquote, FIBO, FBS and PROFIT Group. Many other financial institutions are actively testing the platform and preparing to join them.

Among the reasons for switching to MetaTrader 5, brokers emphasize the platform's advanced technology and versatility. FIBO Group representatives point out that "MetaTrader 5 platform is the most modern multi-market trading platform, providing all the necessary features, which makes online trading on the financial markets easy".

Jameel Ahmad, ForexTime

Jameel Ahmad, ForexTime

"In line with FXTM’s commitment to provide traders the most innovative solutions in the industry, we are immensely proud to be one of the first brokers to offer the latest and most highly-anticipated version of the MetaTrader 5 trading platform" — says ForexTime Vice President of Corporate Development Jameel Ahmad. "With the option of hedging, clients can take their trading to a whole new level. The latest version of the platform will empower traders to take more advantage of the changing market conditions and provide further precision over their trades – enabling them to implement, and maximize, on bidirectional trading strategies".

Ryan Nettles, Swissquote

Ryan Nettles, Swissquote

"As one of the earliest MetaTrader 5 adopters, MetaTrader 5 offers Swissquote greater business scalability compared to MetaTrader 4" — adds Head of Forex Trading and Market Strategy at Swissquote Ryan Nettles. "Our clients are now able to use this new hedging feature in MetaTrader 5 as well as benefit from the platform’s additional features including market depth and more advanced algo development functionalities".

The trend for active switching to MetaTrader 5 will prevail in the near future. The platform is gradually becoming an industry standard for leading brokers and traders while its functionality is constantly expanding. Within the last two months, MetaTrader 5 has seen the official release of its web version, two integration gateways to CQG and Interactive Brokers platforms, as well as updates of mobile applications for iOS and Android, while the platform's depth of market function has been upgraded with the Time & Sales feature for exchange markets analysis. Besides, responding to the growing number of novice MetaTrader 5 traders, MetaQuotes Software has released a number of tutorial videos as a guide through the features of the 5th generation platform.

2016.08.28

The latest MetaTrader 4 for iPhone/iPad features a completely new design of messages. MQL5.community messages and push notifications from the desktop platform are displayed as chats similar to those used in popular messaging apps.

MetaTrader 4 for iOS build 975

In addition, it is now possible to switch to any of the 22 available languages straight from the platform. Specify your preferred language in the settings without changing your device language.

Update your application to try the new feature. The latest version of MetaTrader 4 is now available on the App Store!



2016.08.22

The MetaTrader 5 multi-asset platform continues expanding its trading features: the gateway to CQG platform goes live following the recent release of the gateway to Interactive Brokers. The application developed by Forexware provides direct access to CME, CBOT, NYMEX, ICE, EUREX and dozens of other global exchanges. The range of instruments traded on the exchanges is as wide as possible varying from futures and options to indices and counter spreads. The market depth is available for all these instruments.

Forexware delivers MetaTrader 5 Gateway to CQG

For over 15 years, CQG, Inc. has provided quotes to global banks, investment companies, brokers and other major market participants. The company's own infrastructure allows it to receive quotes directly from exchanges without intermediaries. Thus, the MetaTrader 5 Gateway to CQG will surely take its place among the tools of exchange traders that require transparent quotes and lightning-fast order execution.

The first purchase orders for the CQG gateway have started arriving already. We will update you on the unfolding situation as the introduction of the gateway to CQG by brokers gains traction.

MetaTrader 5 Gateway to CQG

“We are very happy to be partnering with MetaQuotes and CQG on this new MetaTrader 5 gateway. “ states Fred Scala, Forexware Vice President Global Head of Sales. “With this integration our clients will be able to access OTC FX, Futures and Equities in one platform with full depth of book. We’re confident that MetaTrader 5 will become the new industry standard for all brokers going forward.”

“We are excited to connect MetaTrader 5 customers to new markets worldwide.” States Mike Glista, CQG Vice President Continuum.  “Through our Continuum Connect API these customers can access real-time and historical market data for futures, equities, and foreign exchange instruments while also connecting to our fast and reliable trade routing infrastructure.”

“We thank Forexware for the cooperation and express a strong belief that the released gateway will take its rightful place on the market”, – states Renat Fatkhullin, CEO of MetaQuotes Software. “This year, the MetaTrader 5 trading platform has received hedging support and a cross-platform web version, actively reinforced its presence in the Asian markets and added a variety of integration gateways. All this has naturally caused a stir among Exchange and Forex brokers. We are not going to rest on our laurels. Instead, we intend to speed up both the platform development and its expansion into new markets”.

2016.08.09

The updated MetaTrader 5 for iPhone/iPad features a completely new design of messages. Now, MQL5.community messages and push-notifications from the desktop platform are displayed as chats similar to those used in popular messaging apps.

MetaTrader 5 for iOS build 1371 

In addition, it is now possible to switch to any of the 23 available languages straight from the platform. Specify your preferred language in the "About" section without changing your device language settings.

Update your MetaTrader 5 for iOS app — the new build is already available on the App Store!

2016.08.05

The new version of the MetaTrader 5 for Android features a free built-in chat, which traders can use to chat with other MQL5.community members straight from the platform. Now it is possible to send an instant message directly to a selected recipient's mobile device.

Built-in Chat in MetaTrader 5 Android

Now traders can chat with any MQL5.community member at any time and at any place via mql5.com web site or a mobile device. Also, the built-in chat has recently been added to the desktop version of the MetaTrader 5 platform.

Another convenient feature of the new MetaTrader 5 Android is the quick transfer of SSL certificates from the desktop platform to a mobile device. If you need to transfer a certificate, open the MetaTrader 5 desktop platform, and select the transfer option from the account context menu in the Navigator window.

Convenient transfer of security certificates

Specify the master password of the account in the new window and set the new password consisting of 8 digits to protect the certificate. Next, launch the mobile application and connect to your account. You will be immediately prompted to import the certificate and to enter the numeric password that you have specified in the desktop MetaTrader 5 platform. That's all.

In addition, we have translated the MetaTrader 5 mobile application interface into two more languages (Dutch and Farsi), so now users can choose from 24 languages available!

Update your MetaTrader 5 Android App and enjoy all the new features - the new build is already available on Google Play!

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