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2019

21 January 2019

Spain is now featured in Tradays economic calendar

27 Spanish economy indicators are now included in our application for the fundamental market analysis. Tradays data is collected in real time from public sources, such as the Treasury of Spain, the Bank of Spain and the National Institute of Statistics.

Tradays mobile applications

By regularly checking the service, traders remain aware of all the indicators of the Spanish economy — from the harmonized Consumer Price Index to the 50-Year Obligation Auction chart. The calendar is easy to use in both the website and mobile applications:

Do you want to get extra information than the already included on the main calendar page? Click on a specific event and open additional information:

  • a detailed description with current and forecast data charts
  • a link to an official source
  • a chart for the entire available history
  • dynamics through history

Tradays professional calendar is one of the most complete, accurate and fast calendars on the market. It is provided free of charge, it contains no ads and it can serve as a significant addition to any website. Over 2 000 resources, including brokers, market makers, economic media and trader blogs, have already installed Tradays web widget. This is a solid indication that the service is trustworthy and based on its authoritative data source, it can be efficiently used in any decision-making process.

Tradays widget

Adding a few lines of code in your website will attract fundamental traders. With Tradays widget, any webmaster can provide their audience with a free and legally burden-free tool for monitoring economic events.

Install the calendar >>

9 January 2019

Italy is now featured in Tradays economic calendar

Italy has become the twelfth country featured in the global economic events calendar. Information for the calendar is collected from public sources in real time. All events and news can be sorted by date, currency and importance.

By regularly checking the app, traders remain informed on the releases of 36 Italian economy indicators, from the Business Confidence Index to BTP and CTZ Auctions, along with their historical and forecast values.

Tradays for iPhone/iPad and Android

Traders can perform fundamental market analysis using the economic calendar web version or the mobile app:

The service features a web widget, which can be added in your website and aid in attracting new visitors. More than 2,000 resources around the world have already installed the calendar. Among them are brokerage websites, popular financial media, analytical portals and trader blogs. By inserting a few code lines, any webmaster can provide users with the free tool for monitoring global economic events. The service is legally burden-free, so you do not have to worry about any licensing risks.

Tradays economic calendar widget for your website

To add the Calendar, just click the "Add to website" button on the service web page and specify the desired widget width/height and the display period. The code will be generated for you. You will need to copy and paste the code into a relevant web page of your preference. Now your visitors can have a ready-made tool for monitoring financial news.

Install the Сalendar>>

2018

24 December 2018

FXTM launches NYSE and NASDAQ stock trading for MetaTrader 5 FXTM Pro Accounts

Global award-winning forex broker, FXTM, has increased its product offering for the Pro Accounts to provide MetaTrader 5 users with the ability to directly own and trade stocks from the NYSE and NASDAQ exchanges. Investors are now able to own high-value stocks, including Apple Inc. (AAPL), Alibaba Group (BABA), Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL), Amazon Inc. (AMZN), Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), ExxonMobil Corporation (XOM), Facebook Inc. (FB), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Johnson& Johnson (JNJ) and JP Morgan Chase (JPM).

This new offering is in line with the broker's client-focused efforts to expand investment solutions and innovate account types. In 2018, interest in trading company shares was closely monitored by FXTM through the broker’s Shares account. From December 2017 to December 2018, the number of Share accounts opened increased by 170%, making this the ideal time for the company to offer MT5 FXTM Pro Account holders the option to directly own, buy and sell shares from their favorite companies.

FXTM launches NYSE and NASDAQ stock trading for MetaTrader 5 FXTM Pro Accounts

Nandik Barbhaiya, FXTM

Nandik Barbhaiya, Global Head of Marketing at FXTM, commented on the new product: "We are devoted to our clients and constantly strive to offer innovative and tailored investment solutions. The new stock trading possibility offered via MetaTrader 5 is the way to meet individual investor needs. Thanks to direct liquidity pricing from the NASDAQ and the NYSE exchanges, we are very excited to offer this new option to our traders. The company's clients will now be able to diversify their portfolios through direct ownership of shares from some of the biggest global conglomerates."

18 December 2018

Brokeree Solutions integrates Tel Aviv Stock Exchange into MetaTrader 5

Estonian fintech solutions provider for brokers has connected the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) directly to MetaTrader 5. The connection is implemented via a Liquidity Bridge and allows trading of Israeli securities with ultra-low latency. The key feature of the Brokeree integration is an execution of pending orders.

Established in 1953 Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) solidified its important role in the economy of Israel, allowing companies to attract capital and to share their success with investors. TASE diversified range of over 2000 securities, including stocks, bonds, FX derivatives and ETNs, establishes them as a desirable liquidity provider.

Andrey Kamyshanov, Brokeree Solutions

Andrey Kamyshanov, Brokeree Solutions

"Direct connection to TASE will give brokers targeting the Israeli market the opportunity to broadly widen their product offering", comments Mr Andrey Kamyshanov, CEO of Brokeree Solutions. "We have developed our liquidity bridge to be a flexible solution with advanced functionality and robust performance that can be used with MetaTrader platforms".

17 December 2018

Finteza now provides traffic quality details

The advertising analytics service features a new section, which presents the incoming traffic type. Information is grouped by colors for analysis efficiency:

  • Green shows the pure traffic, which includes live users.
  • Yellow reflects visits via proxy servers, VPN, Tor Browser, etc.
  • Red features undesirable traffic, i.e. visits from spam IP addresses or hackers, as well as those trying to falsify request parameters and cookies.
  • Gray color is used for service traffic generated by social networks, instant messengers and search engine bots.

Finteza now provides traffic quality details

These reports can be used as a filter, similar to other data available in Finteza. Do you want to analyze visits from proxy servers? Click on the appropriate table rows and all other reports will also show data for the selected group of visits. Now this data can be compared with any other group. For example, you can analyze pages viewed by the selected groups, triggered events, related UTM tags and countries.

You can analyze pages viewed by the selected groups, triggered events, related UTM tags and countries

If an unexpected traffic increase is registered in a site, it is possible that there might be an external attack. The Quality Report will show a sharp increase in the “Attackers: SSH, Brute-force, DDoS” column, outlining the reason for such an increase.

Attackers: SSH, Brute-force, DDoS

The donut chart shows generic traffic structure statistics over the selected period. The total rating is calculated as an integral variable, which assigns greater weight to green traffic, average weight to yellow traffic, and zero to red traffic. The higher the share of green traffic, the greater the rate.

Your Site Rating

The maximum value of 100 is hard to achieve, but it serves as an ultimate target. If the site rating falls below 80, its traffic structure and sources should be examined in more detail.

You can start using the new report right away. Add tracking code in your site to access automatically structured traffic statistics.

Create an account in Finteza and examine your website traffic!

17 December 2018

Global Next Trade launches MetaTrader 5 in all Latin America

The Mexican broker offers to their clients 400 instruments for trading on STP accounts with direct market access. Latin American traders have access to the MetaTrader 5 desktop platform, as well as to mobile and web versions.

Global Next Trade is one of the largest prime brokers in Latin America providing turn key solutions for investment firms and retail customers. Personalized customer service is the company's main exclusivity point.

Mr Luis Chapa, Global Next Trade

Mr Luis Chapa, Global Next Trade

"The launch of MetaTrader 5 is not only a big step forward for our company, but it is also an important event for the entire region," comments Mr Luis Chapa, CEO of Global Next Trade. "Traders can concentrate on what really matters, on making money, while we provide them with the most advanced industry-leading technology."

The broker is about to introduce new products, offer an expanded list of financial instruments and launch corporate chats for online customer support, directly in the trading platform.

14 December 2018

MetaQuotes Software is a Gold Sponsor of iFX Expo Asia 2019 in Hong Kong

MetaQuotes Software will present its latest developments at the international iFX EXPO Asia 2019, a B2B event to be held on January 23-24, at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre. Our company will be the Gold Sponsors of the event.

MetaQuotes Software is a Gold Sponsor of iFX Expo Asia 2019

At iFX Expo Asia 2019, our team members will present the latest developments for the MetaTrader 5 multi-asset platform: built-in client support chats, updated client management system and advanced analytical back office functionality integrated with the brand new Finteza service.

Attendees visiting our booths 14 and 15 can explore how to:

  • configure analytics of websites and applications for receiving real-time reports without delay and data sampling
  • launch full-scale campaigns on desired available resources, including websites, mobile applications and software programs
  • manage ads by timely choosing highly effective channels and discarding inefficient ones
  • automate working with leads, clients and counterparties
  • automatically obtain detailed reports on financial and conversion results

We will showcase how adaptation of the right platform solutions can take a brokerage business to the next level. See you at the event!

iFX EXPO Asia
January 23-24, 2019
Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre

12 December 2018

France is now featured in Tradays economic calendar

Further to the addition of Germany in the international Economic Calendar, one more country has been introduced — France. All indicators can be sorted by date (day, week or month), currency and importance. Data on macroeconomic events is collected in real time from public sources, such as the Bank of France and other state agencies.

France is now featured in Tradays economic calendar

The news trading logic is simple: traders can buy a currency if the macroeconomic indicator value is above the relevant forecast, and can sell the currency if the value is below. The higher the difference between the forecast and the actual data, the stronger the market reaction.

By regularly checking the app, traders remain informed on the releases of 28 French economy indices (and over 600 indicators for all countries), from the Harmonised CPI to the National Budget Balance.

France is now featured in Tradays

Traders can perform fundamental market analysis using the economic calendar web version or the mobile app:

The service features a web widget, which can be added add in your website and aid in attracting new visitors. Insert a few lines of code and provide users with the free tool for monitoring global economic events!

Copy the Calendar code

6 December 2018

Grand Capital offers to traders MetaTrader 5 with hedging

The international broker offers its customers the ability to trade 400 instruments on real accounts. Grand Capital team believes that MetaTrader 5 is the best choice for traders developing complex robots and anyone who appreciates the platform stability and utilizes variety of analysis tools.

Features of MetaTrader 5 offering from Grand Capital:

  • Advanced trading opportunities: netting and hedging order accounting systems, market depth, separate accounting of orders and deals.
  • Extended analytics: 21 timeframes, in-chart calendar.
  • Developing and testing trading robots: multi-currency strategy tester and built-in MQL5 development environment.
  • Ability to rent virtual hosting for smooth operation of robots and signals.
  • MQL5 Market — the largest store of ready-made trading applications.

Stanislav Vaneev, Grand Capital

Stanislav Vaneev, Grand Capital

"I think, it is time to embrace new technology", Mr Stanislav Vaneev, CEO of Grand Capital, comments. "We realize that it is impossible to implement many things already present on the market by means of MetaTrader 4, while the technological infrastructure evolving around MetaTrader 5 along with the unique MQL5 environment allows us to move forward. The launch of the new platform provides users with a completely new level of trading.

29 November 2018

Brokers start serving clients in MetaTrader 5 chats

With the release of MetaTrader 5 build 1930, brokers are able to support their clients using built-in platform chats. Now traders can communicate with technical support teams directly while trading.

The improved platform chat functionality allows traders to not only receive timely support, but also to jointly discuss trading ideas, create custom channels with interesting content and read channel posts from other users.

Ruslan Saakov, AMarkets

Ruslan Saakov, AMarkets

"We pay the utmost attention to the effectiveness of our service and we appreciate the value of our customers' time", Mr Ruslan Saakov head of technical support team at AMarkets, comments. "In trading, every second counts. When we learned of the ability to arrange support directly in the MetaTrader 5 platform, we immediately grasped this opportunity. Our customers highly appreciated the innovation. We started receiving requests just a few minutes after the news about the new feature was published".

27 November 2018

Tradays economic calendar features Germany

We have expanded the economic calendar geographically by adding Germany on top of the US, European Union, Japan, UK, Canada, Switzerland, China, Australia and New Zealand. Data on upcoming macroeconomic events is gathered from public sources in real time. Historical, current and forecast values, as well as importance characteristics are available for each calendar event.

Tradays economic calendar features Germany

German events are divided by sectors: markets, GDP, labor, prices, trade, business and consumer. By regularly checking the app, traders remain aware of the releases of 41 indices – from the Unemployment Rate and Consumer Price Index to Bond and Note Auctions.

Tradays features Germany

The free economic calendar for fundamental market analysis is available as a web version and as applications for mobile devices:

A special widget allows anyone to embed the calendar to their site or blog enriching its content and attracting new traders. Simply insert a few code lines to enable the calendar widget and provide your visitors with a ready-to-use tool for monitoring macroeconomic events.

13 November 2018

MetaTrader platform developers launch Finteza advertising and analytical service

The system allows tracking of events, managing of conversions and launching of ads efficiently. Registration is open to anyone — the account provides an opportunity to analyze incoming traffic and manage advertising campaigns for free.


Finteza tackles everyday issues most marketing experts, mobile developers and website owners face, during their ordinary course of business. The system collects detailed statistics on user behavior and automatically generates real-time reports based on the collected data. The gathered information helps to more accurately determine target audience and to effectively adjust advertising policies, while inefficient channels are disregarded.

Finteza is particularly advantageous for mobile developers — the system analyzes the number and sources of installations, repeated usage percentages and users' key actions. How do users find your application? How many times was it installed? How often is it opened and what actions do users perform? How many goals are achieved? Answering all these questions enables distributing products cheaper and more efficiently by reducing attraction costs and increasing user involvement.

The service also allows management of the launch of advertisements, both on your own and third-party websites. There is no need to hire IT specialists to perform such tasks. You receive detailed reports on banners and landing page:

  1. The number of people who viewed the specific ad and its CTR
  2. Information on devices, operating systems and browsers
  3. Geographical location and languages
  4. Statistics of separate websites, pages and advertising zones

Finteza has three distinctive features which differentiate it from other popular web analytics applications.

  1. No data sampling. The well-known drawback of popular services is large-scale data approximation. Such services often analyze only part of your traffic, while extrapolating the results to remaining data. This is not the case with Finteza in which sampling mechanisms are eliminated.
  2. Total real-time — you obtain the data with no delays and see exactly what is happening on the website.
  3. Automatic traffic quality measurement.

Create an account in Finteza right now and get a powerful tool for online marketing specialists.

Sign up for Finteza>>

8 November 2018

Tradeview LTD launches trading NYSE and NASDAQ stocks in the MetaTrader 5 platform

Traders now have direct market access (DMA) to stocks listed on the New York Stock Exchange, NASDAQ and the American Stock Exchange.

— Integrating real equities onto MetaTrader 5 gives Tradeview a major competitive advantage and truly differentiates us from all other FX brokers. We aimed to give Tradeview clients the best and most complete trading experience and integrating equities onto this particular FX platform accomplishes that goal, says Tim Furey, CEO of Tradeview LTD.

Tim Furey, Tradeview

Tim Furey, Tradeview

Over the past year, Tradeview made a major breakthrough by developing technology to be compatible with the MetaTrader 5 platform. The infrastructure investment includes co-location of servers on the NY4 data center, low latency driven solutions, superior smart order routing, ultra-fast fiber-optic cables and connectivity to all major exchanges. In addition, Tradeview coded and programmed its own order entry box which distinguishes between easy-to borrow and hard-to-borrow stocks when executing short orders.

— Our custom order entry box, along with Tradeview’s overall infrastructure and technology expenditure is a testament to our commitment to ensure that traders receive the best execution for their orders so client’s trading profits are maximized, says Mr. Furey.

Moreover, Tradeview partnered with a FINRA member to obtain the best prime brokerage clearing solution on behalf of its clients. This partnership is a key component for Tradeview’s access to the US equity markets and provides record-keeping and escrow services for trader’s positions.

For more information on Tradeview’s on-exchange equity offering on MetaTrader 5, please visit https://www.tvmarkets.com and https://www.tradeviewforex.com/.


31 October 2018

The Tradays Economic Calendar — new app from MetaTrader platform developers

MetaQuotes Software has released a free calendar of macroeconomic events for the fundamental market analysis. The service is available as a web version and mobile applications:

Therein you will find financial news and indicators relating to the 9 largest global economies: USA, European Union, Japan, UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Switzerland and China. Over 500 indicators are collected in real time directly from public resources. Historical, current and forecast values, as well as importance characteristics are available for each calendar event. For efficiency, all economic indicators are provided alongside historical data, outlined in charts and tables.

Tradays — forex economic calendar

Advantages of our application for traders, brokers and webmasters:

  1. Free of licensing issues: data is collected from original resources with the help of the specifically designed software.
  2. Support for 9 languages: all events and descriptions are translated into the most popular world languages.
  3. It is free: you can use the calendar and install its widget in any website for free.
  4. The calendar is updated automatically immediately after a new event appears in a source.
  5. No ads.

Install the Tradays calendar and follow global financial news!

    Download Tradays for iOS     Download Tradays for Android

29 October 2018

Find out about this year's biggest platform update

The new release of the MetaTrader 5 platform features support for deals involving instruments with a minimum volume of 0.00000001 lots. We have added the ability to display volumes with an accuracy of 8 decimal places in the market depth, in the time and sales, as well as in other interface elements. The minimum volume and its step change are dependent on the financial instrument settings on the broker's side.

The built-in chats have also been re-worked in this build — now the the chats support group dialogs and channels. Traders can now discuss trading ideas in group chats, create their own channels with interesting content and read the channel posts from other users. Furthermore, they are able to communicate with their broker's support team if it has a corporate MQL5 account. All these new exciting features turn the trading and analytical platform into a powerful communication hub.

Traders can now discuss trading ideas in group chats and create their own channels

Traders using multiple monitors will appreciate the functionality of moving financial instrument charts outside the platform window. From now on, they will be able to set the main platform window on the primary monitor to control their account, and move their charts to the secondary monitor to observe the market situation.

Moving financial instrument charts outside the platform window

Find out more about all the new innovations in the "Release notes" section.

Launch the latest MetaTrader 5 version and try out its new features.

25 October 2018

FXOpen launched MetaTrader 5 with hedging on ECN accounts

The forex broker FXOpen has offered their clients access to ECN trading and interbank liquidity via MetaQuotes Software's new platform. This is the company's next strategic step of continuous investment in trading technology.

FXOpen launched the brokerage service back in 2005. Currently, the company hosts and serves more than 200,000 active accounts, while the traded volume is over $65 billion, flowing through the company's platforms on a monthly basis. The FXOpen ECN model provides traders the real access to interbank trading: the system directly links different market participants, such as private investors, banks and centralized exchanges.

The main features of FXOpen MetaTrader 5:

  • Flexible trading system: hedging and netting accounting of positions, 4 execution modes, all types of trading orders
  • Professional technical analysis: over 80 indicators, 21 timeframes, opening of up to 100 charts
  • Copying of successful traders' deals in the Trading Signals service
  • Built-in store of ready-made trading robots and indicators
  • Web terminal and mobile applications for iOS and Android
  • Virtual hosting, enabling round-the-clock trading platform operation

Denis Peganov, FXOpen

Denis Peganov, FXOpen

Mr Denis Peganov, CEO of FXOpen Markets Limited, comments, "We are proud of the market leading trading experience we offer to our clients. FXOpen has been on the forefront of trading innovation through MetaTrader, being the first to offer the MetaTrader 4 ECN bridge and Islamic accounts. At the same time, we have always been careful not to introduce new products, unless we are absolutely certain they meet client demands. Currently, we are happy to launch the most advanced online trading platform MetaTrader 5, which incorporates all the necessary features for successful trading in financial markets."

11 October 2018

MetaTrader 5's surge in Australia: FP Markets launches the new platform

A steady trend has formed in the Australian market, with more local brokers switching to MetaTrader 5. Another large player, FP Markets, has added the multi-asset platform to its offering of existing trading solutions.

FP Markets is an ASIC-regulated Forex broker with over 13 years of experience in the industry. The new platform enables the company to offer superior tools for comprehensive price analysis, extensive use of trading robots and copy trading functionality to their clients.

Matt Murphie, FP Markets

Matt Murphie, FP Markets

Mr Matt Murphie, Managing Director at FP Markets, commented, "We have a history of investing heavily in technology and our clients can be confident that our technology offering is second to none. The new platform is the evolution of MetaTrader 4, which is already regarded as the go-to platform for traders globally and is designed to take the trading experience to a whole new level."

9 October 2018

MetaQuotes Software to present new projects at the London Summit 2018

We will showcase our latest MetaTrader 5 developments at the Finance Magnates London Summit 2018. This year, the fintech event will be held at the Old Billingsgate Market, between November 13-14.

MetaQuotes Software to present new projects at the London Summit 2018

This is Europe's largest B2B conference for the financial industry community, dedicated to trading, investments and capital markets. We will present the latest developments for the MetaTrader 5 multi-asset platform, including the optimized client management system and advanced analytical features in the back office functionality.

MetaTrader 5: Automated client management and marketing analytics

We invite everyone to visit our workshop "MetaTrader 5: Automated client management and marketing analytics" on November 14th at 14:00.

Finance Magnates London Summit 2018
November, 2018
Old Billingsgate, London

8 October 2018

GO Markets switches to MetaTrader 5 to expand business

Another Australian broker now provides the ability to its clients to trade via MetaTrader 5. GO Markets customers have access to the desktop, mobile and web platform versions.

The ASIC-regulated company based in Melbourne is one of the pioneers of online trading in Australia providing brokerage services in the international financial markets since 2006.

Features of MetaTrader 5 offering from GO Markets:

  • Over 90 trading instruments including Forex, indices, precious metals and commodities
  • Over 80 technical analysis tools
  • Support for the hedging system of position accounting
  • All order types
  • Depth of Market for exchange and non-exchange symbols

Christopher Gore, GO Markets

Christopher Gore, GO Markets

Chief Executive Officer of GO Markets, Mr Christopher Gore comments that MetaTrader 5 is an all-round better platform from both a front- and back-end perspective compared to its predecessor:

— MetaTrader 5 possesses true multi-asset capabilities and a highly configurable back-office, which is essential for our future expansion plans and strategic goals. The launch of a new product from MetaQuotes is a clear win for my team and our clients.

2 October 2018

50,000 completed orders in the MQL5.com Freelance service

Members of the official MetaTrader Freelance service have completed more than 50,000 orders as at October 2018. This is the world's largest Freelance site for MQL programmers: more than a thousand developers, dozens of new orders daily and 7 languages localization.

50,000 completed orders in the MQL5.com Freelance service

Any trader can order implementation of a specific trading strategy from a professional, simply by placing a Freelance order with the specified requirements, execution terms and budget. Interested developers will provide applications, from which you may choose the most suitable one. The ordering procedure is secure: the payment is frozen until the customer accepts the work. Furthermore, any dispute can be resolved through arbitration.

The world's largest Freelance site for MQL programmers

The Freelance service is not the only source of trading robots. The MetaTrader algo-trading ecosystem features two more services:

Freelance is often the trader's last destination in the search for a desired robot. The service can be very helpful for those who cannot find any suitable app in the Code Base and in the Market. Create an order, compare freelance programmers' applications and choose the optimal one. As a result, you will receive an automated system trading according to your specific strategy.

Visit the Freelance now and order a trading robot from professional developers!

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