The 9th of September 2009, was the first day of closed beta testing of the new MetaTrader 5 client terminal. More than 30 participants from the MQL4.community have become beta testers. The closed period will last one month and starting from the 9th of October 2009 open testing will begin. Everyone who is interested will be able to participate in this major event. The official release of MetaTrader 5 will be preceded by several testing stages to ensure that it is a reliable and robust platform.