What is MT4?
MetaTrader 4 (MT4), developed by MetaQuotes in 2005, is a trading platform that is widely used by traders and brokers. It is an advanced trading platform that can be downloaded and installed on a desktop or mobile.
The MT4 platform presents traders with a flexible trading system that comes with market analysis tools and customisable charts. Its prowess lies in its potential for algorithmic automation with traders’ Expert Advisors (EAs), allowing them to design and implement their trading strategies with greater precision and efficiency.
Designed with a user-friendly interface, MT4 ensures that even those new to trading can swiftly grasp its comprehensive functionalities.
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Powerful Charting on MetaTrader 4
Harness the potential of customisable charting on MT4 whether you're a beginner or an experienced trader. The advanced charting tool provides a variety of indicators, drawing tools, and timeframes to help you analyse the market and discover market opportunities.
Bring your trading strategy to the next level by utilising MT4's robust charting features.
Automate Trades with Expert Advisors (EAs)
Automate your trades with your Expert Advisors (EAs) on MT4, which you can create, set up and customise based on your trading goals and strategies.
Trading on MT4 – Why MetaTrader 4 is Popular
The user-friendly interface of MT4 is one of its key strengths. Its intuitive layout extends a warm welcome to both novice and seasoned traders, ensuring accessibility for all.
Discover a trading platform that combines convenience with powerful features. Access MT4 on the desktop via the WebTrader platform, or download the mobile app for easy access on the go.
Trading Signals in MT4
Trading signals within MT4 enable traders to receive real-time alerts which can then be used to replicate trades.
Explore both free and commercial MT4 trading signals from your own signals providers which are sorted based on their trading results. These signals deliver invaluable insights into potential trading opportunities, providing entry and exit points for various currency pairs. Stay informed and act swiftly with MT4's dynamic trading signals.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is MetaTrader 4 (MT4) free?
Yes, MT4 is completely free to download and install.
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How to trade on MetaTrader 4 (MT4)?
Trading on the MT4 platform is straightforward once you have downloaded and installed MT4 on your desktop or mobile.
Simply open a trade and utilise the 'order' function to place an instant order in the markets. Take advantage of various order types such as market orders, stop orders, or limit orders to enhance your trading efficiency and suit different trading preferences.
Is MetaTrader 4 (MT4) good for beginners?
MetaTrader 4 is suitable for all types of traders, from beginners to experts. As a beginner, MetaTrader 4 allows you to gain access to a variety of tools to conduct your own fundamental and technical analysis.
You can also tap on the support of various charting types, Expert Advisors (EA), trading signals and more. The MT4 platform can be accessed anywhere, anytime, and is available on both mobile apps and web browsers.
Can you trade CFD on Metatrader 4 (MT4)?
Yes, you can trade Contract for Differences (CFDs) on MT4.
Vantage offers CFD trading for forex, indices, shares, commodities, ETFs and bonds. You can trade these CFDs on both MT4 and MT5 trading platforms, or on the Vantage mobile app.
Can you trade commodities on Metatrader 4 (MT4)?
Yes, CFD commodities can be traded on MT4. Vantage offers a range of CFD commodities including hard commodities like precious metals as well as soft commodities and energy as a trading product.
Can you trade stocks on Metatrader 4 (MT4)?
Yes, stocks CFDs can be traded on MetaTrader 4. Vantage offers a range of US, European, and Australian stocks CFDs. This includes popular US stocks such as Tesla, Apple, Meta, Netflix and more.
Find out how to trade stock CFDs here.