New Release: MetaTrader 5 Trading Platform

e-Forex has an exclusive interview with Alexander Saidullin, lead programmer of the new MetaTrader 5 Trading Platform

First Published: e-Forex Magazine 37 / Retail Forex Client / October, 2009

Alexander, MetaTrader 5 will work with equity markets, Why did you decide to add this option? We have become global market leaders in Forex trading so this was a natural extension for us. More than 300 brokers all over the world already use MetaTrader 4. MetaTrader 5 will help us enlarge our client base significantly. Additionally, the appearance of a new platform with equity trading is a natural evolution of our trading platforms. In MetaTrader 4 we provided traders and brokers with many sophisticated features to work with Forex. Now it’s right time to offer new possibilities.This has, of course, demanded a great deal of effort from us. The new platform is able to work with both Forex and equity markets; it is technically very complex, whilst keeping a simple and consistent user interface. If we were creating a platform for Forex only, there would be about 10 percent less work. Equity market compatibility required building the platform based on a completely new trading system. This combination means...continued

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