Mini charts and OCO orders

Tick-chart and keyboard trading

Chart-ladder order entry and five-minute orderbook

Alarm manager which can trigger notifications or trades alert trading

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Automated trading strategies
Automated trading strategies

The MT4 trading platform provides automated trading programs known as expert advisors (EAs). You can build your own EAs or purchase third-party developed ones. With EAss, you can:

Build simple or complex trading algorithms and technical indicators

Back-test your trading strategies

Use existing algorithms to enhance your trading strategy

Make your trading algorithms available to others for free or purchase

Automate trading and eliminate any risk of human error

Empower your trades with powerful charts

Use MetaTrader 4's advanced charting package to access:

Broken-line, bar, and Japanese Candlestick charts

Nine-time frames and multiple displays

Five candles per week on the Daily NY Close Charts

Over 50 built-in indicators that are easily accessible by type

Thousands more third-party indicators for download or purchase

Trade from charts
Proprietary MT4 plug-in
Proprietary MT4 plug-in

Our suite of technical analysis packages can be used as a plug-in to your MT4 trading platform. This lets you:

Execute trades directly from the interface

Access intraday market scanning

Set up automatic chart pattern recognition and pattern quality indicators

Set up automated alerts for specified patterns

Use one-cancels-the-other (OCO) for breakouts or reversions

Trigger actions including trades with alarm manager

Trader positions and orders updated every five minutes with our five-minute order book

Trigger trades on the cross of a trendline with smart lines

Capture market movements via the keyboard trading tick-chart trader

Access 28 new applications and indicators

MT4 premium upgrade
MT4 open order indicator
MT4 open order indicator

See aggregate OANDA client open orders and open positions directly on your MT4 charts with the open order book MT4 indicator. This allows you to:

Capture market sentiment, the foundation of most institutional trading strategies

Identify key trends by monitoring our client open orders

Gain visibility over the markets with our proprietary technology

View aggregate current buy and sell orders placed by our traders

Benefit from clearly visible support and resistance levels on your charts

Trade smarter with Metatrader 4 and OANDA

With the powerful MT4 trading platform, you can stay ahead and access important information on the go.

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Metatrader 4 charts

View open orders and positions directly on your Metatrader 4 app charts.

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Frequent updates

Indicator data refresh frequency: 5 minutes (premium) and 20 minutes (standard).

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Valuable insights

Access net and cumulative order information and trade using retail pricing sentiment.

Use Expert Advisors

Build and use automated analytical and trading programs to save time.

Upgrade to the MT4 trading premium indicator

If you regularly trade USD15m or more each quarter, you could qualify for a complimentary upgrade to the Metatrader 4 open order indicator premium edition. This edition offers an aggregate view of current buy and sell positions placed by OANDA traders, as well as non-cumulative orders. All you need to do is deposit USD10,000 in your account and email your relationship manager once you've hit the volume requirement and your premium indicator will be activated. Terms apply.

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Trusted by traders all over the world

OANDA has over 25 years of experience, with smart traders loving our leading tools, powerful forex trading platforms, and transparent pricing. This is combined with MetaTrader 4 which offers real-time price tracking instruments, automated trading systems, stability and accessibility, and a user-friendly interface. Access to both platforms allows you to take advantage of the best tools of each to enhance your trades.

Discover more about the power of OANDA and MetaTrader 4 with the OANDA MT4 user guide.

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Three ways to trade, plus MetaTrader 4 and TradingView

Our range of platforms include OANDA Trade web, mobile and tablet, as well as TradingView and MetaTrader 4.

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Powerful partner tools and APIs

Identify potential trading opportunities using our powerful analysis tools and partner APIs.

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Powerful partners and VPS services

Our partners integrate seamlessly into the OANDA Trade and MT4 trading platforms.