On this tab you can view the history of trade operations performed on a trading account. To switch to this tab, use the bottom panel of the application.
There are two operation viewing modes: Orders and Deals. You can switch between them at the top of the tab.
By default, only brief information about orders is shown here.
The following summary information is displayed at the bottom of the window: the total number of orders, and the number of filled and canceled orders.
To see more details, tap once on the order line.
- Symbol – a financial instrument of the order.
- Type – type of the order: "Buy", "Sell", "Sell Stop", "Sell Limit", "Buy Stop", "Buy Limit", "Buy Stop Limit" or "Sell Stop Limit".
- Execution time – order execution time. The record is represented as YYYY.MM.DD HH:MM (year.month.day hour:minute).
- Volume – volume requested in the order (in lots or units). The minimal volume and its change step are limited by a brokerage company, the maximal one – by the deposit size.
- Price – price specified in the order at which the trade operation should be executed;
- State – result of the order placing: "Filled", "Partially", "Canceled" etc.
- Time – the time when the order was placed by the trader. The record is represented as YYYY.MM.DD HH:MM (year.month.day hour:minute).
- Comment – a comment to the order. A comment can only be added when placing an order from the PC version of the MetaTrader 5 platform. The comment cannot be changed when modifying an order. In addition, a comment on a trade operation can be added by a brokerage company. If an order was executed as a result of Stop Loss or Take Profit triggering, the following comment is added automatically: [sl price] or [tp price];
- S/L – level of the placed Stop Loss order. If a trade position was closed by Stop Loss, the order is colored in red. If the order was not placed, a dash is displayed;
- T/P – level of the set Take Profit order. If a trade position was closed by Take Profit, the order is colored in green. If the order was not placed, a dash is displayed;
- # – the ticket number (a unique identifier) of a trade operation.
By default, only brief information about deals is shown here.
If a deal was executed as a result of triggering of Stop Loss, it is colored in red. If Take Profit triggered, the deal is colored in green.
In the bottom line, the result of deal execution relative to the initial deposit is shown:
- Deposit – deposit of the account.
- Profit – profit or loss relative to the initial deposit.
- Swap – the total amount of added/charged swaps.
- Commission – the total amount of commissions taken for execution of deals.
- Balance – the current account balance.
To see more details, tap once on the deal line.
- Symbol – a financial instrument of the deal.
- Type – type of a trade operation: "Buy" – a buy deal, "Sell" – a sell deal, "Balance" – a balance operation.
- Direction – direction of the deal relative to the current position on a particular symbol: "in", "out" or "in/out".
- Time – time of the deal. The record is represented as YYYY.MM.DD HH:MM (year.month.day hour:minute).
- Volume – volume of an executed deal (in lots or units).
- Price – the deal was executed at;
- Profit – the financial result of position exiting. For entry deals, zero profit is shown.
- Comment – a comment to the deal. A comment can only be added when placing an order from the PC version of the MetaTrader 5 platform. The comment cannot be changed when modifying an order. In addition, a comment on a trade operation can be added by a brokerage company. If a deal was executed after the triggering of Stop Loss or Take Profit, the following comment is added automatically: [sl price] or [tp price];
- Deal – ticket number (a unique identifier) of a deal.
- Order – ticket number (a unique identifier) the trade was executed on. Several deals can correspond to one order, if the required volume specified in the order was not covered by one market offer.
- Swap – the size of the swap.
- Commission – commission charged for the deal execution.
The platform collects data on deals related to a position (position opening, additional volume, partial and full closure), and then combines the data into one record providing the following details:
- Position opening and closing time determined by the first and last trade respectively
- Position volume. If part of the position was closed, the record contains the closed volume and the source volume
- The weighted average open and close prices of the position
- The total financial result of deals related to the position
Customize the History Appearance
You can configure the depth of history and the symbols of operations shown in the history. To go to these settings, tap .
This window contains the following settings:
- Symbol – select the symbol of trade operations to show in the history.
- Period – the period, for which trade operations will be shown in the history. You can specify one of the predefined periods or enter a custom one. In the second case, the window will have additional fields "From" and "To", where you need to specify your time frames.
When you are finished, tap "Done".