If you want to stay connected to your trading even when you are out of office and on the move, and already use a MT5 platform (or think about starting to use it), the developers offer you the mobile solution for any kind of device. Let’s take the iPhone/iPad/iPod. MetaTrader 5 iOS app is available for free in app store for your device, should it has iOS 7.0 or above.
All you have to do is download it like any other application, and put it to work. If you already have an account, just put in your credentials and connect to it. You will find several brokers there. Just select the one you work with. If not, you can use a demo version, to check it out and see if this is the solution for your trading needs.
MT5 iOS Accounts
First of all, you need to check the settings where you can personalize your accounts – switch between several accounts, add a new one or get a trial one. Then, you can personalize the charts, to display volumes and levels. You can also choose to push notifications. Now, it is time to make the most of your appl. With the MT5 iPhone app you will be able to trade anywhere.
MetaTrader 5 for iOS Charts Review
There are 30 technical indicators available, and 24 analytic objects, and three types of charts: broken lines, candlesticks and bars. It also features all types of trade execution and offers access to all the trading history. In terms of functionality, you can see the pending orders and the SL and TP values directly on the charts, get notifications, get financial news, and chat with the other users. Besides all that, the MetaTrader 5 terminal for iPad includes supplementary features.
Therefore, on your iPad you can see up to four price charts at the same time, each having its own settings as per your requirements, and you can see details of your parameters with a click on order line in trade or in trade history. Moreover, the mobile iOS app supports, as we said, all orders and trading types. From the trade window, you can limit orders, as well as from market depth.
One click trading
The MetaTrader 5 for iPad lets you combine market depth and one click trading, resulting a good scalping feature, for placing, modifying and closing orders. In terms of indicators, you can add new ones to your charts, or delete the ones you feel redundant. The app gives you an overview of your trade, with profit, margins, positions and placed orders.
If you need to have the other users’ opinion on this tool, the app store features MT5 for iOS review section, and so far, it got 4+ points out of five. The upside of this tool is that the developers keep up to technology and constantly try to improve it, make it bug free and accommodate the needs of the traders.
And given this is quite a large community, the feedback is swift and clear. The latest update was done less than a month ago, and it facilitated transfer of SSL certificates from desktop to mobile without the need to go through iTunes.
All in all, this is a mobile app that includes most of the trading tools you would need when on the move, and since is widespread within the trading and brokerage community, it is easy to use and compatible with most brokers.
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