MetaTrader 4 (MT4) Trading Platform

What is MetaTrader 4?

Eightcap enables traders to utilise two market leading platforms: MetaTrader 4 & MetaTrader 5. Traders are able to select their preferred trading platform when creating their live trading account.

Eightcap’s MetaTrader 4 platform provides traders with an award-winning solution for trading a wide range of markets across multiple devices. Powerful features allow traders to effectively analyse markets, develop trading strategies and execute and manage trades.

MetaTrader 4 can be downloaded and used as an application on desktops, laptops as well as a wide range of mobile devices. Advanced charting and analytical functionality ensures that Eightcap traders can get the most out of their market positions.

Key Features

  • Interactive charting and analytics.
  • Alerts and financial news.
  • Three trade execution modes.
  • 85 pre-installed indicators.
  • Instruments in 9 times-frames.
  • Desktop & Mobile Applications
  • Marketplace to buy, sell and share indicators and expert advisors.

Join Eightcap today to start
trading on MT4

Why use MetaTrader 4 for Forex & CFDs?

Whether you’re new to trading global financial markets or are an experienced trader, the MT4 platform provides the tools to execute your trading strategies.


Utilising the world’s most used platform for Forex & CFDs ensures that you have an up to date tool to execute basic functionality as well as utilise custom indicators, expert advisors and automated functionality to get the most out of your trading.


Your dedicated Eightcap Account Manager is well versed in all MetaTrader 4 functionality meaning you have a dedicated resource to help you get the most of our platform. Contact your Account Manager or Eightcap directly during business hours if you have queries or require a screen sharing session to learn more.

Download MetaTrader 4 for Windows & MAC

Downloading and getting set up with MT4 on any device is simple. Before progressing with the platform, we’ll need to send you your credentials for either your Demo or Live trading account. Ensure you sign up to Eightcap before attempting to download the trading platform.

Windows

Once you’ve downloaded the platform, run the program and follow the prompts on screen to complete the installation. Once the program is running, either select the Demo or Real trading server depending on which trading account you wish to log into. Place your existing trading account details in and you’ve completed the process.

Mac

Once you’ve downloaded the platform, run the program and follow the prompts on screen to complete the installation. Once the program is running, either select the Demo or Real trading server depending on which trading account you wish to log into. Place your existing trading account details in and you’ve completed the process.

iPhone / Tablet

Visit the app store in your iPhone or Tablet. Search for ‘MetaTrader 4’ and select ‘Get’. Once installed, click ‘Login to an existing account’, search for Eightcap in the search bar and select either the Demo or Real server depending on your account type. Enter your log in details and you’re now ready to trade.

Once you’ve signed up to Eightcap, you’ll have the credential required to start trading on your mobile.

Android

Navigate to the Play Store and search for ‘MetaTrader 4’. Once installed, click the plus button on the top bar, click ‘Login to an existing account’, search for Eightcap in the search bar and select either the Demo or Real server depending on your account type. Enter your log in details and you’re now ready to trade.

Once you’ve signed up to Eightcap, you’ll have the credential required to start trading on your mobile.

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Risk Warning: Margin trading involves a high level of risk, and may not be suitable for all investors. You should carefully consider your objectives, financial situation, needs and level of experience before entering into any margined transactions with Eightcap, and seek independent advice if necessary. Forex and CFDs are highly leveraged products which mean both gains and losses are magnified. You should only trade in these products if you fully understand the risks involved and can afford losses without adversely affecting your lifestyle (including the risk of losing substantially more than your initial investment). A Product Disclosure Statement (PDS) and a Financial Services Guide (FSG) for our products are available to download from our Legal Documentation page. You must assess and consider them carefully before making any decision about using our products or services.

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