Log in or register to download unlimited Forex robots!
Spreads - fixed vs floating
I have been testing various EA's and trading strategies. I have encountered a lot of talk about spreads that I don't exactly understand. But recently I encountered one EA that would not trade on a Pro account (floating) but trades fine on the Fixed account. Please advise why this might be and what is most popular to use and why. I am currently testing another EA and saw it took a trade at one broker but that same trade was not taken at another, one is an ECN type account the other is a variable Pro type account and I am thinking to hookup the fixed next to the pro and see what the results are in that case.
Thank you in advance.
There is nothing like spreads lower than 1 pip, any higher and its just top much sometimes, especially for EAs
Thank you in advance.
ECN brokers are more save because you trade on market not against broker. There is no business conflict as on MM brokers. Variable spread is normal on ECN accounts. Execution is instance without broker ingeration on other account types you can have huge dalays on delete trades by borker. It's worth to pay commision if you would like to trade without technical problems.
There are two types of spreads. Fixed spreads and floating spreads. I like floating spreads if the broker is good. I am lucky to have FXPM which gives very competitive spreads starting from 0.1 pip.
- Total number of registered users: 75,104
- Registered users today: 2
- Newest registered user: Abellanosa Marlon
- Total number of topics: 11,746
- Total number of posts: 38,560
Online users: 2,799 guests, 89 Members:
777legrand, A'Akeem, Ab ahmed farah, Abbey, Abdulamu67, Abellanosa Marlon, admin, AJAY CHAHAL, alizee08, Alphodroid, Ambassador, Aurus, Ayden007, Birendranath Bormon, BixLeVert, Bobskart, Bongolution, byoboo, CandymanB, Carmelo1213, clefasm, corningny, danzils, David Beer, Debis4u, Dennlc11, Edgar Seraphin, ezy.buy.usa, forexxpert, Frook, Gal Gadong, Gqomi, Halisson Sales Mendes, Harice, Imperial, INEFFABLE, jarexx, joes11, Joseph Asare-Kwakye, Kaboua28, kallhox, KenFongers, kkman168, Kraneos, LinoBambino, Manikandan333, mb56, mbarekdahi, millanto8, minhtu599, muratag, NasGhost, Nattapad O. Salasawadi, Nebhozi, Neuvert Talinio, Nicop25, nj620903, noodles, onehit, peteaw72, prs10ce, QuitePrepared2022, Roberto Nati, rr, Santata80, sasastephe, Shaner3, Shimane, Shoaib Ansari, Sihle Tembe, Skorpion2, Smzubayer, sss343344, Thabo81, ThreeLions, timtugs, tinubis80, tolino, usbios, vidazso, Vitaro, walidshahbudin, wcw5260, xv16, Younes_azertyu, zedeai, Zoltan0013, zver900, Михаил Волков
MT4talk is a User Generated Content website. All content uploaded to MT4talk by our users (MT4talk forum members) is User Generated Content. Please note that MT4talk doesn't sell Forex robots and does not provide support for the uploaded Forex robots. MT4talk only sells PRO membership. PRO membership means unlimited download access in every forum topic and forum post. While some of the uploaded Forex robots are limited till the next update, other robots never get updated, it all depends on the creator of the robot.
We testing Forex robots in REAL-TIME! We testing some robots on a demo account but in real-time. We are not financial consultants and we can't push you to risk your money. We are just trying to find good market analysis solutions from different strategies to help our community.
CFTC RULE 4.41 – HYPOTHETICAL OR SIMULATED PERFORMANCE RESULTS HAVE CERTAIN LIMITATIONS. UNLIKE AN ACTUAL PERFORMANCE RECORD, SIMULATED RESULTS DO NOT REPRESENT ACTUAL TRADING. ALSO, SINCE THE TRADES HAVE NOT BEEN EXECUTED, THE RESULTS MAY HAVE UNDER-OR-OVER COMPENSATED FOR THE IMPACT, IF ANY, OF CERTAIN MARKET FACTORS, SUCH AS LACK OF LIQUIDITY. SIMULATED TRADING PROGRAMS, IN GENERAL, ARE ALSO SUBJECT TO THE FACT THAT THEY ARE DESIGNED WITH THE BENEFIT OF HINDSIGHT. NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY ACCOUNT WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE PROFIT OR LOSSES SIMILAR TO THOSE SHOWN.
Disclaimer - No representation is being made that any Forex account will or is likely to achieve profits or losses similar to those shown on backtests in this forum. In fact, there are frequently sharp differences between hypothetical performance results and the actual results subsequently achieved by any particular trading program. Hypothetical trading does not involve financial risk, and no hypothetical trading record can completely account for the impact of financial risk in actual trading. All information on this forum is for educational purposes only and is not intended to provide financial advice. Any statements posted by forum members or the MT4talk EA Tester Team about profits or income expressed or implied, do not represent a guarantee. Your actual trading may result in losses as no trading system is guaranteed. You accept full responsibilities for your actions, trades, profit or loss, and agree to hold the MT4talk team and forum members of this information harmless in any and all ways.
Affiliates Disclaimer - The site may contain links to affiliate websites, and we receive an affiliate commission for any sign up that trade by you on the affiliate website using such links. Our affiliate partners includes the following: FXOpen, FBS, LQDFX, MyForexVPS.