Trade Alerts in MetaTrader 5

Never miss a single trading opportunity

Forex and stock trading strategy can become more flexible, while the reaction to significant events can become faster. For this purpose the MetaTrader 5 trading platform offers the possibility to use trade alerts.

Trade alerts in MetaTrader 5

You can now set up an alert to notify you about a desired trade event, and stop worrying — the opportune moment won't be missed on the market. There is no need to spend hours watching the price movement on your monitor — the trading platform will immediately notify you with a sound, and email or a push notification on your mobile.

Thus you stay updated of the latest events in the financial markets wherever you are.

Set an alert in MetaTrader 5, so that you never miss a single trading opportunity

MetaTrader 5 allows setting up conditions under which a trade alert shall trigger: e.g. when Bid and Ask prices exceed preset values, or the timer of exchange news release. Once the current price breaks the level you have specified, you will be immediately notified by a trade alert.

Alerts in MetaTrader 5 provide instant notifications of important trade events. Set up an alert and relax!

Push Notifications

The MetaTrader 5 app for iPhone supports push notifications. Push notifications are short text messages that can be sent to your device from the PC version of the trading platform, and from various services of the

Push notifications are very important. This option allows traders to keep abreast of the latest updates. An Expert Advisor running in a desktop platform can notify a trader about the emergence of a new signal. The trader receives the a notification in the mobile device and can make a trading operation through the MetaTrader 5 for iPhone.

During installation of MetaTrader 5 for iPhone, a unique identifier called MetaQuotes ID is assigned to each user. This identifier is used like a phone number. Knowing it, various applications can send messages to the user.

Push notifications are received by the device regardless of whether the MetaTrader 5 application is running or not. All that is needed is the cellular connection.

Push messages are displayed in the notification center of your device:

Messages in the notification center

The entire history of push notifications is stored in the MetaTrader 5 for iPhone and can be viewed at any time:

The History of Messages

Specify MetaQuotes ID in your user profile at and in the trading platform in order to receive notifications for important events in the community, such as new comments, publications, applications in the Market, and much more.