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1 October 2007

Automated Trading Championship 2007 Has Begun!

1st of October, the day when the Automated Trading Championship 2007 starts. Registration and checks of Participants are finished. 603 Participants are admitted to the Championship.

Like a year before, the Championship website has significantly changed with its beginning. All news of the Championship are immediately published there. The first page of the website always contains the TOP 15 developers’ positions on charts. Details of other Participants can be found in the corresponding section.

«Expert Advisors’ writers have done enormous work within the last 9 months. Nothing depends on them now, they can just witness the successes of their brainchildren. I want to thank all Participants for the work they have done and wish everybody much success at the Automated Trading Championship 2007», said Gaies Chreis, COO of MetaQuotes Software Corp.

MetaQuotes Software Corp. deeply appreciates the Championship Sponsors:ODL Securities Limited, Alpari (UK) Limited, FXDD и TRADERS’ Magazine.

1 July 2007

The Automated Trading Championship 2007: New Challenge!

We are glad to inform you, that the 1st of July is the start date of the registration of the Automated Trading Championship 2007 participants. From now on till the 21st of September all persons interested can register for participation in the competition.

1 June 2007

The Official Release of MetaTrader 4 Mobile SE

The development of the MetaTrader 4 Mobile SE has been completed. Using it, you can get access to financial markets and make trades worldwide. The embedded symbol charts and technical indicators, as well as financial news, will help to make a decision about whether to open or close a position. Trading via this terminal is fully confidential and absolutely safe. If it is necessary, you can find trading history in your MetaTrader 4 Mobile any time.

23 May 2007

Starting from the 1st of July 2007, client terminal builds having numbers under 200 will not be supported

Attention! Starting from the 1st of July 2007, client terminal builds having numbers under 200 will not be supported.

23 April 2007

Beta Release of the MetaTrader 4 Mobile SE

The development of the MetaTrader 4 Mobile SE has almost been completed. At the moment, we can offer everybody a beta version of the new mobile terminal for smartphones. Download the MetaTrader 4 Mobile SE and take part in the development of the new terminal. Your opinions and comments are very important to us.

Having downloaded the MetaTrader 4 Mobile SE, you get:
- the full set of trade orders;
- symbol charts;
- Market Watch;
- history of trades;
- news in the real-time mode;
- alerts;
- mailing system.

Official release of the MetaTrader 4 Mobile SE is planned for the 1st of June 2007. In addition to the functions already embedded in the terminal, the full version will also have technical indicators.

Technical requirements needed to use the MetaTrader 4 Mobile SE:
- a smartphone operated by the MS Windows Mobile 2003 Second Edition for smartphones or a later version;
- screen size 176х220 pixels or larger;
- 5 MB free memory.

Registration Keys
Registration keys for MetaTrader 4 Mobile SE can be purchased right now. Like MetaTrader 4 Mobile, the new terminal is distributed under Try&Buy conditions. The MetaTrader 4 Mobile SE can be used within one week without any limitations. For further use, it will be necessary to purchase a registration key ($45). If you have already purchased such a key for any other mobile trading terminal produced by our company, you can use it to work with the MetaTrader 4 Mobile SE, as well.

17 April 2007

Automated Trading Championship 2007

We are glad to inform that preparations for the Automated Trading Championship 2007 have already been started and the contest will certainly take place. There is not very much time left before it starts.

20 March 2007

The Development of MetaTrader 4 Mobile Smartphone Edition (SE) Has Been Resumed

We resume the development of MetaTrader 4 Mobile Smartphone Edition (SE).

Let us remind you that MetaTrader 4 Mobile — a mobile terminal for PDA Pocket PC — is being used at the moment in MetaTrader 4 Platform. For it to operate, a PDA+mobile phone with GPRS or a communicator are usually utilized. As distinct from this one, the new product will not require a PDA or a communicator working directly from a mobile phone with MS Windows Mobile for Smartphones OS.

The release of the new terminal beta version is planned for the 1st of May, official release — for the 1st of June 2007.

28 December 2006

Automated Trading Championship 2006 Is Over!

The 12th and the last week of the first annual Automated Trading Championship 2006 is over. It’s time to name the Winners and to present the prizes!

The First Place in the Automated Trading Championship 2006 is taken by Roman Zamozhnyy (Rich), a Participant from Ukraine. Roman has been permanent leader of the Championship for the last two weeks. His result by the end of the Championship is over 35 thousand of profit. Roman Zamozhniy will get the gift «First Winner of the Automated Trading Championship 2006» and 40 000 dollars from Spacevision Switzerland SA. Excellent, Roman!

The Second Place is taken by Luis Guillermo Damiani (ldamiani) from Brazil. Luis will get the gift «Second Winner of the Automated Trading Championship 2006» and 25 thousand dollars from FXDD. «FXDD is proud to have been a Gold Sponsor for the 1st Automated Trading Championship 2006. We would like to thank all those who have participated and extend our congratulations to the winners!» Shawn Dilkes, CTO of FXDD, said.

As a consequence of heavy battles fought with varied success, the Third Place was taken by Nikolay Kositsin (GODZILLA) from Russia. Nikolay Kositsin will get the gift «Third Winner of the Automated Trading Championship 2006» and 15 000 dollars from Interbank FX LLC. Our congratulations, Nikolay!

The first annual Automated Trading Championship 2006 is over. We would like to thank and extend our congratulations to all Winners, Participants and Sponsors of the competition once again.

5 December 2006

MetaTrader 4 MultiTerminal Official Release

MetaTrader 4 MultiTerminal Official Release

MetaTrader 4 MultiTerminal is a new component of MetaTrader 4 Online Trading Platform. The MultiTerminal is intended for simultaneous management of multiple accounts, for which is mostly helpful for those whom manage investors’ accounts and for traders working with many accounts simultaneously.

The new terminal successfully combines great functionalities that allow effective trading with many accounts and with exceptional usability. The program interface is similar to that of the MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal. It is very simple, any trader using the MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal can easily get acquainted to this new program within a few minutes.

Download MetaTrader 4 MultiTerminal (1.1 Mb)

23 November 2006

Released MetaTrader 4 Mobile Userguide

MetaTrader 4 Mobile Userguide has been released.

The Userguide contains full description of mobile terminal features and functions and includes the following sections:
1. Getting Started: terminal installation and startup, opening of accounts, authorization system, LiveUpdate system;
2. Terminal Settings: connection to the server, sound notifications;
3. User Interface: main menu «Tools», toolbar, tabs and windows of the mobile terminal;
4. Analytics: line studies, indicators;
5. Trading: order types, execution modes, orders management.

1 October 2006

The Automated Trading Championship 2006 Started!

On the website of the Automated Trading Championship 2006, the article «The Championship Started!» has been published. It officially declares the start of the Championship and describes changes made on the Championship website that are of effect since the 1st of October.

1 August 2006

Registration for Automated Trading Championship 2006 has Began

The official website of the Automated Trading Championship 2006 is launched and you can register for participation. All developers of mechanical trading systems are eligible to participate in the Championship for free. Registration finishes on the 25th September 2006. To become a Participant, you need to fill out the registration form online and submit your expert advisor.

18 July 2006

MetaQuotes Software Corp. Starts the Automated Trading Championship 2006

MetaQuotes Software Corp. starts the unique Automated Trading Championship 2006 sponsored by Spacevision Switzerland SA, FXDirectDealer LLC. and Interbank FX LLC.. Unlike numerous traders contests, this championship is intended not for traders, but for Expert Advisors writen by them.

24 April 2006

MQL 4 Community ( will have been updated by the 1st of May

MQL 4 Community ( is being updated at the moment in order to allow all visitors writing of articles for remuneration. Updating is planned to have been completed by the 1st of May, 2006.

11 January 2006

Disabled Support And Connections of Client Terminals With Build Numbers Under 180

Please take notice that support and connections of client terminals with build numbers under 180 have been disabled. MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal can be updated automatically using LiveUpdate or manually using new installation pack

23 December 2005

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2006!

As the year 2005 is drawing to a close, it's a good time to reflect on our achievements. The year has been marked by a number of important events such as the release of the online trading platform MetaTrader 4, the new client terminal MetaTrader 4 Mobile, and the completion of MQL 4 development. We have been fortunate to have accomplished so much thanks to a tremendous help and support of each and every one of you. So thank you all!

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2006! May the coming year bring you much more success, prosperity and happiness.

25 November 2005

MetaQuotes Software Corp. Completes 5 Years and Is Set to Grow Further

MetaQuotes Software Corp. celebrates its 5th anniversary on November 25, 2005. Four online trading platforms have been developed and millions of code strings have been written during these years. Our products have been chosen by dozens of brokerage companies and banks, and MetaQuotes Software Corp. enjoys a world-wide reputation for excellence and reliability.

Looking back over these years, we wish to give our deepest and special thanks to all those who have been supporting us during this time. We also thank all those who have been testing our products and helping improve them, pointing out our mistakes and sharing great suggestions.

16 November 2005

New version of MetaTrader 4 Mobile

MetaTrader 4 Mobile build 187

What’s new:
1. Fixed error in order modification dialog.
2. Added the feature allowing to set trailing stops for pedning orders.
3. Improved trailing stops operation.
4. Improved working through Data Centers.

MetaTrader 4 Mobile download links: — Windows Installer for MetaTrader 4 Mobile; — PDA setup of MetaTrader 4 Mobile.

25 October 2005

MetaTrader 4 Mobile now with line studies features!

MetaTrader 4 Mobile. Build 186.

1. Added line studies: horizontal, vertical lines, Fibonacci lines;
2. Added feature of working with email messages, menu «Service->Mailbox»;
3. Added feature of managing system events sound alerts, menu «Service-> Settings», tab «Events»;
4. Added German interface language;
5. Added feature of deleting the useless login;
6. Added feature of setting up the capacity of history to be stored and displayed, menu «Service-> Settings», tab «Server», parameter «Max. bars in chart»;
7. Improved chart positioning at the «Auto Scroll» option being enabled;
8. Added feature of opening chart window from the context menu of the «Orders» tab;
9. Improved appearance of prices and indicator data in the chart;
10. Modified dialogue used for changing passwords;
11. Fixed displaying of the order close price in «By request» execution mode.

3 October 2005

Release of MetaTrader 4 Mobile

Release of MetaTrader 4 Mobile Terminal

MetaTrader 4 Mobile has been released today, essential improvements being made to its functionality.

The following has been done in the new version of mobile terminal:
1. Enabled support of indicators. Added 30 new indicators;
2. Enabled support of Trailing Stops;
3. Enabled setting of alerts;
4. Enabled support of terminal working where display has a low resolution;
5. Fixed displaying of crosshairs on charts;
6. Fixed error in the order modification window;
7. Fixed displaying of the «History» tab;
8. Improved the operation of the active order view window;
9. Fixed displaying of the account history orders;
10. Fixed saving of terminal settings;
11. Added parameter «Chart on foreground»;
12. Fixed errors in the news;
13. Added quick setting of the price for a pending order.

Updates are also available via LiveUpdate system.