CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 75.5% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work, and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

MetaTrader 4

Download MetaTrader 4, the world's most popular trading platform, on your device of choice and enjoy the freedom to trade your way.

Get started with MT4

Ready to start trading on Metatrader 4? This is a series of short videos that will talk you through the basics of how to use your Pepperstone account on the Metatrader 4 mobile app.

How to log in

How to place a trade

How to manage your positions and view your history

How to customise your watchlist

How to customise charts and add indicators

Why choose MetaTrader 4?

MetaTrader 4 (MT4) is one of the world's most popular trading platforms for Forex and CFD traders.

It offers a wide range of features, including advanced charting tools, interactive charts, automated trading systems (Expert Advisors), copy trading, custom indicators, algorithmic trading, scripts, and more.

With MT4, you can access the markets from anywhere in the world with an internet connection.

You can also trade on multiple devices at once, allowing you to monitor your positions and manage your trades from any location.

MT4 is designed to be a user-friendly and intuitive online trading platform. Its interface is easy to navigate and it provides a range of helpful features such as one-click trading, real-time quotes and news feeds, technical analysis tools, customizable charts and indicators, and much more.

It also has a built-in programming language called MQL4 which allows users to create their own Expert Advisors or customise existing ones.

Whether you're a beginner or an experienced trader, MetaTrader 4 provides everything you need to start trading in the financial markets.

With its powerful features and intuitive design, MT4 makes it easy for anyone to get started with online trading.

Customise the platform to the way you trade

Build and run your EAs using MetaQuotes Language 4 (MQL4)

Identify statistically significant market movements with Autochartist

Access 28 indicators and EAs with our Smart Trader Tools

Choose from thousands of other online tools to plug into MT4

Key features and benefits

85 pre-installed indicators available on the desktop app for greater insight into market trends

Analysis tools that empower you to make better informed decisions

Flexible order types to suit your strategies

Access 28 additional Smart Trader Tools

Automated trading allowing you to trade the markets 24/5 without any intervention

Backtesting capability for more robust Expert Advisors

Multiple chart setups to help you to control your positions quickly and efficiently

MetaTrader 4 FAQs

How do I access MetaTrader 4?

First, download MT4 from your secure client area. You'll be prompted through the download process and once your platform has loaded, you’ll be asked for your account number, password and server name.

If you have issues with inputting these details, try the following:

  1. Copy and paste password (ensure you’re not using any spaces).
  2. Manually type your server IP address.
  3. Backspace over server and manually type ‘edge<server number>.pepperstone.com'. For example Edge 03 = edge03.pepperstone.com.

If this doesn’t work, please open a live chat so we can help.

Ready to trade?

Opening an account is quick and easy. Apply and start trading.