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.

6 September 2005

Disabled Support of Client Terminals With Builds Under Number 178

Please note that the support of the MetaTrader 4 Client Terminal builds under 178 has been disabled.

14 August 2005

Preliminary beta-version of MetaTrader 4 Mobile is released.

Today preliminary beta-version of MetaTrader 4 Mobile is released.

Unfortunately, a part of functions and charts drawing are not ready yet. We shall try to complete beta-version the nearest weeks and to release updatings through LiveUpdate.

All registration keys from MetaTrader 3 CE are valid for MetaTrader 4 Mobile version.

We shall be grateful for suggestions on the new program which can be downloaded by links: — Windows Installer — PDA Installer

These versions work only on PDA with ARM processors, and support of MIPS and SH3 is stopped because of their absence in the market.

15 June 2005

On the 1st of July, MetaTrader 4 will be released

MetaTrader 4 Release Date Announcement

On the 1st of July, 2005, our new Forex trading system MetaTrader 4 will be released officially. The software complex will go on sale and a free new version of the client terminal (part of the complex) will appear on our website on the first day of the month.

MetaTrader 4 is a complete solution designed to provide brokerage services at Forex and Futures markets. It includes both client terminal to be installed on the trader’s computer and back office components to process trading operations on the broker’s side.

MetaTrader 4 is the fourth version of Forex trading platform developed by our company. The new system is 3 to 5 times more productive than its predecessor. Reliability, security, ability to efficiently resist net attacks are absolute advantages of the new system.

More than one and a half year was taken by the developing on this new system. In this process, the developers cooperated closely with many brokerage companies and banks from all over the world. The most of them, considering the new system for more suitable, declared their upgrading for MetaTrader 4 even before it had been completed.

«Almost a year has passed since the first mention of the new system up to the beta-version release», said CEO of MetaQuotes Software, Renat Fatkhullin. «Now, after seven more months of testing, we can finally say: We did it!»

6 May 2005

New MetaTrader CE 1.52 has been released.

New client terminal MetaTrader CE 1.52 has been released.
In the new version the error of shut-down of programm is fixed.

29 December 2004

Happy New Year!

MetaQuotes Software Corp. thanks all users and beta-testers for support and help in development of MetaTrader system!

24 December 2004

New MetaTrader CE version 1.32 is released.

New terminal MetaTrader CE version 1.32 is released.
In the new version the following technical indicators are added:
- Alligator;
- Fractals;
- Accelerator Oscillator;
- Awesome Oscillator.
For more detailed information about mobile terminals please read «Mobile trading» page.