MetaTrader 4 (MT4) was developed by MetaQuotes back in 2005. MetaTrader 4 (MT4) is most often associated with forex trading but can also be used to trade commodities via CFDs.
MT4 is very popular because it can be customized to suit your trading preferences. You can automate your trading by using algorithms that open and close trades for you according to a set of parameters. You can also click this site to know more about the MT4 desktop terminal.
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What is MT4 and how can you use it?
Here is a step-by-step guide to how to access and use MT4 together with IG.
Register for an account
First, create a live IG Account to use IG's MT4 service. After you have created a live account, you can create an MT4 account via the My IG dashboard.
Once you create an account, you will be able to download MT4 on your device. After you have downloaded MT4, log in using your IG credentials.
Use the order window The 'order' window will open. You can also press F9 on the keyboard.
Modify stops and limit on open positions
Open the terminal window (Ctrl+T) and navigate to the 'trade' tab. To open the order window, right-click on the position/pending order that you wish to modify or delete.
Indicators are technical analysis tools designed to assist you in making decisions while trading. The MT4 add-ons are designed to allow you to tailor the platform to suit your trading style and goals. These are designed to allow you to fully customize the MT4 platform.