strategy tester

  1. Enivid

    MetaTrader 5 Client Terminal Build 2980

    On Friday, a new version of the MetaTrader 5 platform was by MetaQuotes - Build 2980. It focuses on server-side push notifications, bug fixes, and new coding features: Added server-side push notifications about trade actions on your account. Server-side notifications should be enabled on your...
  2. Enivid

    MT4 Strategy Tester vs. MT5 Strategy Tester

    Why do you backtest with MT4? MT5 Strategy Tester is way superior to it.
  3. Enivid

    MetaTrader 5 Client Terminal Build 2715

    MetaTrader 5 has been updated to a new version yesterday - build 2715. It is now available for download from brokers' trading servers. It is a minor release with just a few changes: Fixed a potential platform freeze when using options board to analyze option contracts. Fixed user interface...
  4. Poker_player

    Where is my calculation mistake? Backtesting loss does not match calculation.

    here is USDJPY short open and closed at SL. So dayly swap eats 6.15 usd. Account is in usd. From jan 22 to feb 6 it has been 17 swaps. There is no commision. So my math is 6.15*17+52.5=157.05 but position loss is 175.48. What am I missing? I am not sure if swap usd per lot is changing...
  5. Enivid

    MetaTrader 5 Client Terminal Build 2690

    Build 2690 of MetaTrader 5 platform has been released yesterday (on November 13). Most traders won't notice any big differences with the previous versions, but the new build offers some great improvements to the code profiler and MQL5 Editor. Among other changes, it offers the following...
  6. Enivid

    MetaTrader 5 Client Terminal Build 2650

    After a series of hotfix beta updates, MetaQuotes has finally finished a new release version of its MetaTrader 5 platform - Build 2650. You can now update your MT5 via Help->Check Desktop Updates->Latest Release Version. It offers fixes of many issues introduced in Build 2615 and introduces some...
  7. Enivid

    MetaTrader 5 Client Terminal Build 2615

    MetaTrader 5 Build 2615 has been released yesterday and is now available from brokers' servers. It introduces some important changes to trading symbol properties, new MQL5 features, and new Strategy Tester settings among other things: Trading symbols can now have new properties: Sector...
  8. Enivid

    MetaTrader 5 Client Terminal Build 2530

    A new update for MetaTrader 5 platform should now be available from your broker's server - Build 2530. It focuses mainly on improving the user interface - for the platform, Strategy Tester, and MetaEditor: Added option to sort symbols in Market Watch by: symbol's name, sector, gainers, losers...
  9. Enivid

    MetaTrader 5 Client Terminal Build 2340

    On February 21, an new major update to MetaTrader 5 platform has been released - Build 2340. It focuses on three areas - SQLite Databases, Python integration, and finer tuning of Strategy Tester settings. The list of the most important changes is provided below: Working with SQLite databases...
  10. Enivid

    MetaTrader 5 Client Terminal Build 2265

    A new major release of MetaTrader 5 platform has been issued by MetaQuotes on December 6. Yesterday, it has become available for upgrade through the major Forex brokers. The build 2265 provides access to DirectX API via Standard Library class, adds functions to work with SQLite databases...
  11. D

    There's a new way to automate your trading strategy code-free! Join the revolution

    Hi, Capitalise is a new revolutionary trading platform that let’s you automate your tradings using natural language. Capitalise then monitors the market and execute your orders automatically! Yes - this life changing platform sets you free from the anxious waiting for the right moment to...
  12. Enivid

    MetaTrader 5 Client Terminal Build 2170

    A new seminal release of MetaTrader 5 platform has become available yesterday, on October 4. It is now available at some Forex brokers' trading servers. It completely revises Virtual Hosting, Strategy Tester, introduces new symbol information fields, adds significant improvements to MQL5...
  13. Enivid

    MetaTrader 5 Client Terminal Build 2085

    A new version of MetaTrader 5 platform has been released yesterday, on June 13, and is now available at brokers' trading servers. It introduces API for accessing MT5 terminal data via Python coding language. The list of some other notable changes in MetaTrader 5 Build 2085 is below: You can now...
  14. P

    MT4 Strategy Tester - the numbers, what do they mean?

    Can someone here help by explaining what the numbers mean when running optimisations in the strategy tester? When I start an optimisation I see a series of numbers next to the upper left of the ‘progress bar’, like this: ‘16 / 10 496 (67 108 864)’ From experience I can see that 16 = current...
  15. Enivid

    MetaTrader 5 Client Terminal Build 1930

    Following a period of thorough beta-testing, MetaQuotes Software has released a new version of its MT5 platform on October 26 - Build 1930. The new version focuses on delivering better user experience as well as improving the development tools for MQL5 coders: Any chart can now be detached from...
  16. new digital

    Expert Advisor – Bollinger Bands Breakout 1.0

    http://mql4tradingautomation.com/category/articles/expert-advisors/ I learnt something from this EA. nice system with source codes mql4 expert advisor system ENTRY BUY: The price breaks above the top bollinger band ENTRY SELL: The price breaks below the low bollinger band EXIT: Fixed take...
  17. Enivid

    MetaTrader 5 Client Terminal Build 1880

    MetaQuotes Software has released a new update for its MT5 platform on July 6 - Build 1880. The new version focuses on synthetic symbols and fixing some bugs: The price history for synthetic trading instruments can now be calculated based on the available 1-minute data for the symbol's...
  18. Enivid

    MetaTrader 5 Client Terminal Build 1870

    Just a few days following the huge Build 1860 update, MetaQuotes has released a major fix version for MT5 - Build 1870. It focuses on correcting the bugs and adding one important feature: Trading symbols (currency pairs) can now be searched by ISIN (International Securities Identification...
  19. Enivid

    MetaTrader 5 Client Terminal Build 1860

    Yesterday, on June 15, a new version of MetaTrader 5 platform has been released after a week of public beta-test - Build 1860. It is a major upgrade to MT5 software, which brings lots of new stuff to the platform and its MQL5 Editor: Redesigned account opening interface, which includes broker...
  20. Enivid

    MetaTrader 5 Client Terminal Build 1745

    On January 12, MetaQuotes has released a new update to the MetaTrader 5 platform - Build 1745. The new build fixes some important issues and introduces two new features: Added an optional "/auto" key for terminal installer. If launching the installer with this key, the whole installation...