The main advantages of the two platforms are the tight spreads and the lack of commissions for trading with currency pairs, stocks, commodities, indices, cryptocurrencies. "No Dealing Desk" instant execution without requote, extremely low margin requirements, automatic trading systems (Expert Advisors), as well as various bonus programs.

The MetaTrader 5 platform is the newest version of the popular platform for trading on the international markets. It features a new design, new technical indicators, two modes "Hedging" and "Netting" and additional features to facilitate trade. 

MetaTrader 4 is the most common trading platform on international markets. The MetaTrader 4 platform is preferred by many traders, beginners and professionals, because of the intuitive interface, low system requirements and various possibilities for personalization. 


Platforms comparison

MetaTrader 5 MetaTrader 4
Financial instruments Forex, Stocks, Commodities, Indices Forex, Stocks, Commodities, Indices
Cryptocurrency trading
Number of stocks >100 80
Downloadable and Web versions for PC
Mobile versions iOS, Android, Web iOS, Android
Future technical updates
Netting account
Hedging account
Expert Advisors
Custom indicators
Account currency EUR, USD EUR, USD
No minimum deposit requirements
No deposit and withdrawal fees
Customer support 24/5
Client funds protection
Free educational resources
Free demo account