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MetaTrader 4 course

Learn the essential features of the MT4 platform and how to customise it for your own use.

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Whether you're new to trading or an experienced operator, this 11-part course presented by market expert Boris Schlossberg will help you:

  • Explore a wide range of platform features
  • Learn how to automate your trades like a pro
  • Discover time-saving shortcuts and tips

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Chapter 1 - How to install MT4 and start trading
  • The benefits of using Pepperstone’s MT4 Platform
  • How to install MT4 and begin trading
  • How to configure more than one MT4 account

About the author

Boris Schlossberg is Managing Director of FX Strategy for BK Asset Management and Co-Founder of BKForex.com. Widely known as a leading foreign exchange expert, Boris has more than 20 years of financial market experience, trading a variety of financial instruments, from equities and options to stock index futures and foreign exchange. Boris is a weekly contributor to CNBC’s Squawk Box and a regular commentator for CNBC Asia and CNBC Europe. His daily currency research is widely quoted by Reuters, Dow Jones and Agence France Presse newswires, and he appears in numerous newspapers worldwide.

Pepperstone clients can access Boris's weekly market outlook here.