Platform comparison

Compare the functionality of our intuitive platforms Web Trader and MT4 and choose which best suits your trading style.
Web Trader and MT4 comparison
Web Trader Web Trader
VS
MetaTrader 4 (MT4) MT4
Key differences
  • Trade 6,300+ City Index markets
  • Access Performance Analytics
  • Trade with SMART Signals
  • Utilise Expert Advisors (EAs)
  • New shares markets
  • Access MetaTrader Market
Accounts
  • Standard
  • Standard MT4
Platforms
  • Web
  • Mobile
  • Web
  • Mobile
  • Desktop
Markets
  • Indices
  • Shares
  • FX
  • Metals
  • Commodities
  • Cryptocurrencies
  • Indices
  • FX
  • Metals
  • Commodities
Charting
  • Advanced TradingView charting
  • Customisable workspaces
  • Over 10 chart types
  • One-click dealing through charts
  • Over 80 technical indicators
  • Range of drawing tools
  • 30 standard indicators
  • Over 2,000 free technical indicators
  • 700 paid-for indicators
  • 9 timeframes
  • 24 analytical objects
Features
  • Range of order types
  • Custom watchlists
  • In-platform price alerts
  • Hedging capability
  • API trading
  • Range of order types
  • Custom watchlists
  • Hedging capability
  • No third-party bridge
  • EA hosting
Tools
  • SMART Signals with suggested trade ideas based on historic price action
  • Fundamental and technical analysis on hundreds of markets through Trading Central
  • Measure your trading performance and behaviour with Performance Analytics
  • Fully integrated market news from Reuters
  • FX Blue, complete with over 20 apps with custom indicators and Expert Advisors
  • Fundamental and technical analysis on hundreds of markets through Trading Central
  • Fully integrated market news from Reuters
Trade with support and guidance
News
News
News and analysis

Receive up-to-the-minute, incisive market analysis from our teams of experts.

Performance Analytics
Performance Analytics
Performance Analytics

Gain deeper insight into your trading and discover how you could improve your performance.

SMART Signals
SMART Signals
SMART Signals

Get real-time trade ideas on over 35 major markets based on historical price action patterns.

Economic calendar
Economic calendar
Economic calendar

Understand the impact of key market-moving events so you can better plan your trading strategies.