What's new in MetaTrader 5

The history of updates of the desktop, mobile and web platforms

20 November 2020
MetaTrader 5 wins Best Multi-Asset Trading Platform and Best FX Trading Platform at Finance Magnates Awards 2020

The trading platform has won the prestigious Finance Magnates Awards 2020 in two different categories. MetaTrader 5 was categorized as the best Forex trading and multi-asset trading platform.

MetaTrader 5 wins Best Multi-Asset Trading Platform and Best FX Trading Platform at Finance Magnates Awards 2020

18 November 2020
MetaTrader 5 build 2690: Market depth for all instruments and enhanced code profiler

Update MetaTrader 5 to build 2690 and get the new features for successful trading:

MetaTrader 5 build 2690: Market depth for all instruments and enhanced code profiler

12 November 2020
MetaTrader 5 Platform Build 2690: MetaEditor improvements

Added ability to disable clipboard tracking and to clear clipboard history. The clipboard tracking function improves the source code usability by providing quick access to recently used data. Press Alt+V in any source code position, select any of the earlier copied lines from the menu, and the line will be inserted in the selected position.

MetaTrader 5 Platform Build 2690: MetaEditor improvements

12 November 2020
Uniglobe Markets launched MetaTrader 5 for Indices, Futures and Stock trading

Uniglobe Markets, the provider of multi-assets brokerage services, has announced the addition of MetaTrader 5 to its offering. The introduction of the new platform is in line with the company's philosophy, aimed at providing the best trading experience to its clients.

Uniglobe Markets launched MetaTrader 5 for Indices, Futures and Stock trading

10 November 2020
Market Equity launches MetaTrader 5

One of the largest Forex brokers in Asia and MENA region starts offering MetaTrader 5 to its clients.

Mr Jubran Jubran, Market Equity Inc.

20 October 2020
CFI Financial Group fully migrates to MetaTrader 5

CFI Financial Group, a leading global trading provider with several regulated entities around the world, is delighted to announce the full migration to MetaTrader 5. The migration to the new platform version is in line with the aim of the company to offer the very latest technology for trading services.

Hisham Mansour, CFI Financial Group

19 October 2020
MetaTrader 5 update build 2650: background chart loading and code profiler improvements

The recent MetaTrader 5 update delivers new functionality and further enhances user experience. The most noticeable changes are described below.

MetaTrader 5 update build 2650

9 October 2020
New MetaTrader 5 platform build 2650: Background chart loading and MQL5 code profiler improvements

The Options tab features a new setting entitled "Preload chart data for open positions and orders".

New MetaTrader 5 platform build 2650: Background chart loading and MQL5 code profiler improvements

8 October 2020
The UAE based forex broker SmartFX launched MetaTrader 5 as their main platform

The promising UAE based broker has started offering MetaTrader 5 to their clients. The platform became available for SmartFX clients on mobiles, tablets and desktops.

The UAE based forex broker SmartFX launched MetaTrader 5 as their main platform

6 October 2020
HYCM adds 83 new stocks to its MetaTrader 5 offering

The multi-regulated broker HYCM has added 83 new stocks for trading on all account types in the MetaTrader 5 platform. The new instruments include popular assets, such as Nike, Adobe, Berkshire Hathaway, Dropbox, GoDaddy, and Gilead Sciences stocks.

Giles Coghlan, HYCM

24 September 2020
Besst Point Capital House hedge fund switches to MetaTrader 5

The international investment fund has moved its trading infrastructure to the MetaTrader 5 platform. Now traders have all the benefits of the multi-asset platform, the most powerful algorithmic trading capabilities and a unique ecosystem of services from MetaQuotes.

Mr Santoshkumar Gaikwad, Besst Point Capital House

22 September 2020
RoboForex offers sponsored VPS on MetaTrader 5 accounts

International licensed broker RoboForex has launched the Sponsored VPS program for its clients working via MetaTrader 5. The regular fee is USD 15 per month. However, traders are able to use the MetaQuotes VPS server integrated into the platform for free up to December 31, 2020.

RoboForex offers sponsored VPS on MetaTrader 5 accounts

17 September 2020
MetaTrader 5 build 2615: Fundamental analysis and complex criteria in the Strategy Tester

Expanded fundamental analysis facilities. Added new trading instrument properties, which enable a more accurate categorization of symbols

MetaTrader 5 build 2615: Fundamental analysis and complex criteria in the Strategy Tester

10 September 2020
MetaQuotes Leads $6 Million Funding Round in KYC/AML Risk Management AI Platform Sumsub

A regtech SaaS provider Sumsub (formerly Sum&Substance) has raised $6 million Series A funding round from a group of strategic investors to accelerate the global expansion of its machine-learning platform for user onboarding and KYC/AML compliance.

Andrew Sever, CEO and co-founder of Sumsub

9 September 2020
DriveWealth offers MetaTrader 5 broker access to US Cash Equities

U.S. share trading is available directly in MetaTrader 5 via a sophisticated, server to server connection.

Robert Cortright, DriveWealth

8 September 2020
Accuindex Limited offers its traders MetaTrader 5

Through the trading platform, the broker's clients can enjoy a wide range of products, such as stocks and commodities, in addition to currencies, with high and flexible leverage facilities.

Accuindex Limited offers its traders MetaTrader 5

4 September 2020
Orient Futures Singapore switches to MetaTrader 5

Orient Futures Singapore, a Singapore-based financial institution serving HFT traders for trading into exchange-traded and OTC market venues, has started offering the MetaTrader 5 platform to its clients globally. The launch of MetaTrader 5 adds to the growing suite of professional trading systems currently offered by the firm.

Marcus Goi, Orient Futures Singapore

17 August 2020
MetaTrader 5 Android build 2569: New chart colors

We continue to improve our mobile platforms. This time we have updated MetaTrader 5 Android which allows trading of currencies, stocks and futures from mobile devices anytime and from anywhere in the world.

24 July 2020
MetaTrader 5 build 2560: Built-in learning system improvements

In the previous platform update, we have presented a completely revised learning system. Further improvements have been implemented in the latest version: The progress bar icon has become more visible The text of some hints has been revised Learning progress calculation has been fixed

MetaTrader 5 build 2560: Built-in learning system improvements