MetaQuotes Software Corp.



24 April 2019

Free MetaTrader web terminal plugin for WordPress websites

The WordPress extensions showcase now features the plugin for integrating the web platform, developed by MetaQuotes Software. Any website powered by the popular CMS can provide traders with access to online trading, to quotes analysis and to the MetaTrader platform main features.

The plugin facilitates reliable and secure trading from any browser and on any operating system. 24 graphical objects and 30 technical indicators on 9 timeframes, facilitating both historical and real-time quotes, are available for analysis.

MetaTrader web terminal plugin for WordPress

The web platform has been translated into 40 languages. One Click Trading is supported as well. The plugin connects directly to the trade server, which means that an order history on an account is synchronized immediately on all platforms.

To add the web terminal to the website:

  1. Download the plugin from the Plugins section of the showcase or copy the plugin files to "/wp-content/plugins/metatrader-web-terminal"
  2. Activate it in the Plugins section of the control panel.
  3. Navigate to the Widgets section on the Appearance page and add the widget in your web page

After integrating the web terminal, traders will be able to manage their portfolios directly in your website from any browser without additional software.

Install the web terminal for WordPress

22 April 2019

Free economic calendar Tradays for WordPress sites

We have released the Tradays integration plugin for WordPress. Now you can add the popular economic calendar in your website directly from the WordPress console, in addition to using the previously available widget.

The purpose of the Tradays service is to enable traders to perform fundamental financial market analysis. The calendar features over 900 indicators and events related to the 15 largest global economies. Current values are provided alongside historical data and future forecasts. The relevant indicator readings are automatically collected and updated in real time directly from public sources.

The Tradays plugin for WordPress

The Tradays WordPress Plugin is available free of charge without any forced advertising. The service is translated in 9 languages and is further expanding, while improvements and development updates are constantly released. The calendar use is absolutely burden-free.

The calendar can be easily added in your website:

  1. Install the plugin directly from the WordPress Plugins section or download the plugin files to "/wp-content/plugins/tradays-economic-calendar" folder
  2. Activate it under the Plugins section of the control panel
  3. Add a widget in the page using the Widgets section of the Appearance page

Install the Tradays plugin and provide to your site visitors an efficient tool for the evaluation and forecasting of financial asset quotes. Your audience will receive timely updates concerning global economies and will be able to track key financial news directly from your website.

Install Tradays for WordPress

12 April 2019

GO Markets now offers Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) stocks for trading on MetaTrader 5

The Melbourne-based broker has expanded its range of financial instruments available to its clients. The broker's customers are now able to trade stocks of the largest Australian corporations — mining giant Rio Tinto Ltd, financial conglomerate Commonwealth Bank; telecommunications giant Telstra and many others.

Traders can now open long and short positions while trading stocks, as well as diversify their portfolios using a single platform. This step is expected to attract traders willing to use a single MetaTrader 5 account for multi-asset trading.

GO Markets was one of the first companies to offer online trading in Australia. The company operates under an AFSL license issued by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC).

Christopher Gore, GO Markets

Christopher Gore, GO Markets

"The decision to expand has been brewing for a long time", Mr Christopher Gore, CEO of GO Markets, comments. “We intend to present to our clients an all-in-one offer and provide them access to an even greater number of marketplaces. The launch of exchange trading on NYSE and NASDAQ is scheduled for mid-2019".

GO Markets plans to add free training courses on stock trading via the MetaTrader 5 platform shortly, which will be available via their website.

9 April 2019

International forex broker BDSwiss launches MetaTrader 5 with hedging option

The company's clients can now trade 250 financial instruments using the desktop and mobile platform versions for Windows, iOS and Android. BDSwiss is planning to add more underlying instruments soon and to offer additional services for MetaTrader 5 traders.

Established in 2012, BDSwiss Holding PLC is an authorized and CySEC (Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission) regulated entity. BDSwiss is part of an international group of companies with the holding company located in Zug (Switzerland). Today, the Group serves more than a million of open client accounts with the total monthly trading volume exceeding 11 billion dollars.

The BDSwiss MetaTrader 5 application offers the following features:

  • Multi-asset trading with 250+ financial symbols and up to 100 simultaneously operating charts
  • Full access to the account and order history
  • All order types
  • Support for the hedging position accounting system
  • More than 80 technical indicators and 40 technical analysis tools
  • Advanced algo trading functionality and trading robot development environment

Markos Solomou, BDSwiss Holding PLC

Markos Solomou, BDSwiss Holding PLC

Mr Markos Solomou, COO at BDSwiss Holding PLC, commented on the recent launch: "The introduction of MetaTrader 5 not only allows us to provide the latest trading advancements and technology to our clients, but also keeps the door open for offering an even greater number of financial instruments. Focusing on speed, analysis and reliability, MetaQuotes’ fifth generation platform provides superior and unmatched trading environment to BDSwiss clients. MetaTrader 5 enables our traders to maintain an advanced control of their trades and make better informed decisions using cutting edge analysis tools."

1 March 2019

Updated economic calendar, MQL5 services and interactive training in MetaTrader 5 build 2007

The new platform version features a completely revised built-in Economic Calendar. This is MetaQuotes' proprietary solution featuring over 600 indicators related to the 13 largest global economies: from the USA and European Union to Australia and China.

Information is collected from public sources in real time and thus this is one of the most complete, accurate and fastest solutions existing in the market. All indicators can be sorted by date (day, week, month), currency and importance. The MetaTrader 5 built-in calendar data can be accessed from MQL5 applications.

Completely revised built-in Economic Calendar

The latest build features the new application type — MQL5 Services. These apps enable the creation of custom price feeds for the terminal and implementation of price delivery from external systems in real time, just like it is implemented on brokers' trade servers.

A service template can be created using the MQL5 Wizard. Similarly to scripts, services have one entry point OnStart, at which you can implement an endless data receiving and handling cycle using network functions. Unlike trading robots and indicators, services are not linked to a specific chart. Such applications run in the background and are launched automatically when the user opens the platform.

MQL5 Services

An interactive training program for beginners has been added to the platform. It features over 100 smart tips with built-in links, which enable quick navigation to the relevant interface element, such as a specific menu command or a trading dialog. Tips only appear for the actions which the user has never performed in the platform. The training progress bar is seamlessly displayed on the toolbar and is increased whenever an appropriate action is performed.

Interactive training program for beginners

Algo traders and analysts will appreciate the R package integration. The new API enables request of MetaTrader 5 terminal data through applications using the R language. Developers can use the analytical package and retrieve large amounts of historical data from MetaTrader 5, without resorting to other data importing and exporting tools.

Find out more about the latest build innovations in Release notes.

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

25 February 2019

JFD Brokers offers stocks of the largest German and Dutch companies for trading on MetaTrader 5

The international broker has expanded its exchange trading offering. Using the multi-asset platform, traders can invest in securities of global corporations, such as Allianz, BMW, Bayer, Siemens, Heineken and Royal Dutch Shell.

This addition to the previously available portfolio of US stocks, brings the total number of physical stocks available to JFD clients via MetaTrader 5, to more than 600 and thus the offering has become one of the largest among all online trading ventures. Furthermore, the broker is planning to significantly expand and diversify the investment portfolio by the end of the year.

Founded in 2011, JFD Brokers is one of the fastest growing brokerage companies, with presence in more than 60 countries across 5 continents. This global presence was achieved in less than five years. The company operates in accordance with the MiFID requirements, is regulated by CySEC and is a member of the Investor Compensation Fund (ICF).

Mr Lars Gottwik, JFD Brokers

Mr Lars Gottwik, JFD Brokers

Mr Lars Gottwik, founder and CEO of JFD Brokers, comments: "Adding Dutch stocks to our product portfolio is part of our long-term vision to provide the most relevant trading and investing opportunities for our clients. Together with German stocks, which we started offering in 2018, JFD's customized MetaTrader 5+ solution is shaping up as a unique combination of top-notch technology and popular investment instruments."

22 February 2019

MetaQuotes Software will participate in Jordan Blockchain & Fintech Summit 2019

During JOAEF 2019, we will present our latest developments and new services for the MetaTrader 5 trading platform. The fintech summit will take place at King Hussein Bin Talal Convention Centre on March 13-14.

The JOAEF summit's agenda includes blockchain development, digital economy and modern financial services. The main topics of the event are Open Banking, basic aspects of digital currency regulation and the integration of decentralized technologies in Jordan. The event will be attended by leading players of the regional financial sector, including brokers, software development companies, blockchain startups and private investors.

MetaQuotes Software will participate in Jordan Blockchain & Fintech Summit 2019

During the presentation called "MetaTrader 5 Multi-Asset Trading Platform for Brokers, Banks & Exchanges", MetaQuotes team members will showcase and present all the new platform features:

  • advanced lead generation in Finteza complex web analytics;
  • customer support chats built directly into the terminal;
  • significantly updated built-in economic calendar;
  • interactive training system for novice traders;
  • new reports on funds movement and customer lifetime value (LTV) in MetaTrader 5 Manager.

We invite everyone to visit our booths 17-18 and attend the presentation. See you at the event!‌

Jordan Blockchain & Fintech Summit 2019
March 13-14, 2019
King Hussein Bin Talal Convention Centre
Sweimeh, Jordan

29 January 2019

Updated funnels in Finteza for increased efficiency in conversion analysis

One of the main new features is the availability of detailed metrics, which enable the evaluation of views, visits and triggered events at each funnel stage. Furthermore, created funnels can now be saved for additional analysis. There is no need to re-configure each step anew — simply navigate to "My funnels" and restore the entire client conversion process in just one click. The is a time-saving option for the daily analysis of advertising and marketing campaign efficiency.

Updated funnels in Finteza for the most efficient conversion analysis

The updated funnel functionality features improved usability and appearance including the presentation of conversion loss data in separate diagrams. The newly added options enable the addition or deletion of funnel stages with ease. In addition, the histogram will soon be replaced with a color-coded 3D model.

Register in Finteza and analyze conversions: the process has become even more efficient and convenient with the new funnels!

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>>


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."

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!

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 and