Forex trading is different from the stock market because you can conduct businesses and initiate transactions 24 hours a day.

To do this, a forex broker or trader needs an Internet connection and some type of forex trading platform.
VertiFX uses the world’s most popular forex trading platform, MetaTrader 4 and a couple other derivatives of MetaTrader 4 in order to make trading easier for those who prefer auto-trading or mobile trading with smart phones or other portable devices.
Here’s a little more about our preferred forex trading platforms and some links to helpful tutorials on how to use them effectively. 

MetaTrader 4

MetaTrader 4 is actually the most popular forex trading platform in the world. It’s a well-designed, reliable and user-friendly forex trading platform that allows users to easily manage their forex trading accounts, whether they incorporate financial instruments and data feeders into their trading practices or not.
MetaTrader 4 also supports multiple currencies and languages and is highly secure.
Using the MetaTrader 4 API interface, users can access a multitude of plug-ins, add-ons and other customization options to suit their own unique style of trading.
Read more about MetaTrader 4 or check out some of our helpful videos and tutorials about getting started with MetaTrader 4.


VertiFX also supports the AutoTrader forex trading platform. In the world of forex trading, many people will use “Expert Advisors” or automatic options within their forex trading platforms that will initiate real-time trades under their account when certain preset market conditions exist.
AutoTrader allows you to customize your trading options and import whatever economic indicator signals you prefer using when conducting forex transactions.
AutoTrader is a web-based forex trading platform, which means you can access it from any computer, anywhere in the world where you can find an adequate Internet connection.
Read more about the AutoTrader forex trading platform

MetaTrader 4 Mobile

The latest in forex trading platform technology allows forex brokers and traders to take their MetaTrader 4 interface on the go. Available for the Apple iPad, iPhone and a variety of other smartphones, MetaTrader 4 Mobile provides all of the same function and user-friendliness of the World’s most popular forex trading platform, MetaTrader 4.
MetaTrader 4 Mobile is also a popular way for Mac users to use MetaTrader 4 on their Apple operating systems. You can access MetaTrader 4 Mobile from any Macintosh web browser.
Read more about mobile trading with MetaTrader 4 Mobile