Forex Basics

Automated Trading

Trading the forex market or any form of financial market involves a lot of “variables”. As technology razed through our everyday lives, the “world” of the financial markets has not been spared. In this post I will be going over automated trading, trading algorithms and expert advisors, how to use automated trading, the advantages and…

Forex Basics | Trading Platforms

MetaTrader 5 (MT5)

Introduction The name MetaTrader 5 will sound familiar to everyone in the forex trading space even though not everyone might just be conversant with it. This is because it is an improvement on a much more popular platform MetaTrader 4 produced by the same company – MetaQuotes Software Corp. In this post, I will be…

Forex Basics | Trading Platforms

MT4 vs MT5

Retail forex trading is done through online platforms. These platforms vary widely as different brokers provide customized and varied trading platforms to their clients. In spite of this variety, there still exist some platforms that are universally accepted and are offered by most brokers to their clients. Two universally accepted platforms – MT4 and MT5…

Forex Basics

Expert Advisors and Scripts

Introduction The MetaTrader platforms are one of the most widely accepted and used forex trading platforms globally. And while there are great features out of the box for use by the trader. These platforms are even customizable by brokers. Traders can also make modifications to the MetaTrader platforms. These can be done through the use…