MT4 iPhone® User Guide
To install the MT4 app, locate the App Store on your phone and search for ‘MetaTrader 4‘ by ‘MetaQuotes Software Corporation‘.
When you open the ‘MetaTrader 4’ application, you get two options:
To login to your InterTrader account, you will have to search for our server first. To login with a live account, tap ‘InterTraderDirect-Live’.
Enter your account number in the Login field and your password below and you will be directed to the Quotes window, where you can see the live prices
Open Demo Account
To open a demo account, search for our demo server by tapping ‘InterTraderDirect-Demo’. Fill in the required information and tap register. On completion of your registration, your demo account details will appear in the screen. Tap Done to finalise the process and be directed to the Quotes window, where you will see the live prices.
This is one of the 4 main areas of the MetaTrader 4 app and can be customized to suit your trading preferences:
To add an instrument, tap ‘Plus’ and the instruments you wish to add.
To remove an instrument, tap ‘Edit’, select the symbols you wish to remove and tap the Bin icon.
To change the order of display, tap ‘Edit’, hold and drag the three lines that correspond to an instrument and drop them in the preferred position.
You can choose the Advanced version in order to see Spreads, Time data, High and Low price information.
By tapping on an instrument, you will see 3 options:
- Trade – Place orders for instant execution or pending orders
- Charts – Open a chart window
- Details – Shows detailed info
In the Trade section you will see your account information: P&L, Balance, Equity, Margin, Free margin and Marginal level and below that a summary of your current open positions.
Tap a position to see further information:
Opening a Trade
- Go to Quotes, tap the instrument you want to trade and select Trade
- Tap on the Charts window to display the sub-menu and select Trade
First select the type of order you wish to place. There are five available types of order:
- Instant Execution (Market Order)
- Buy Limit
- Sell Limit
- Buy Stop
- Sell Stop
Then, choose the instrument and tap next.
Finally you will be given the option to customise the following two parameters:
- Stop Loss
- Take Profit
After customizing the fields, tap ‘buy’ or ‘sell’. Once your trade has been placed, you will receive an execution confirmation that you now hold an open position.
Close a Trade
In order to close open positions you have to go to the Trade window. Tap the position you wish to close and then tap and hold until the sub-menu opens. Select ‘Close’ to see the prices available.
If you receive a price that you are willing to exit your trade on, tap ‘Close’. When your request has been executed, you will get a confirmation on screen.
Modify an Order
To modify an order, you have to go to the Trade window.
Select the order you want to modify. Tap and hold to open the sub-menu Modify to change the Stop-Loss and/or Take Profit.
Tap ‘Done’ to close the keyboard and then Modify. When your request is approved, you will receive a confirmation.
By tapping the Chart icon you get a full screen chart. Use the sub-toolbar to make the desired adjustments:
Time frame: Choose between different timeframes (M1, M5, M15, M30, H1, H4, D1)
Chart type: Select between bar chart, candlestick and line chart
Selector: Click for more information at the selected point
Indicators: Add technical indicators
Settings: Displays additional information on the chart
In this area you have a full overview of your closed trades, cancelled or amended pending orders, deposits and withdrawals.
To search for a customized time frame, tap the option at the top.
To search the history by instrument, enter the instrument name in the search box.
If you have any questions, or you would like to find out more about our services, you can contact the InterTrader team at firstname.lastname@example.org or +44 203 364 5189 (Monday to Friday 24 hours a day).