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6 extremely easy steps to master Forex backtesting and benefit as a trader:
Go to any point in high-quality Forex history
Analyze market conditions
Find a trading setup and open a trade
Wind and fast-forward instantly
Discover results and repeat with other orders
Analyze detailed statistics of your entire strategy
Stop doing boring things and start actually enjoying being a trader
Spend 1 evening in backtesting software instead of 6 months on a demo / live account. Make the most of the Forex simulator!
You imitate trading 100% of the time, fast-forwarding unnecessary moments with simulation software.
Get an aerial view of the whole market testing numerous charts, timeframes, and assets simultaneously!
Grow confidence in your trading decisions by opening as many simulated trades in a year as professional traders open in their entire career.
Simulate original market conditions (data, broker’s spread and commissions, swaps, etc.) and get reliable testing results.
Backtest even when the market is closed, without an Internet connection, at home or in the office. Enjoy every minute of backtesting trading strategies!
19 years of free data *
18 symbols from 1 broker (including gold and silver) are already in the software
10 simple strategies
Very simple methods to gain backtesting experience
USD major news
Predict huge market moves: avoid them or take advantage of them
“How to choose a broker” + “Risk calculation and money management table” + “Complete guide to the TOP 20 indicators” + “11-step plan on how to get the most out of back testing” + 5 price action-based EAs along with a detailed instruction on the strategies' rules
* - Over 5 terabytes of data for more than 800 symbols are available in a paid subscription
The best support team available via emails, on-site chat in English, Japanese, Spanish, and Russian
Free online software demonstration before the purchase
Real-time personal assistance via TeamViewer
"Forex Tester 4 is an improvement over the previous version as it now allows your own personal EA to be converted in an easy manner to be used by FT4 for testing.
Many personal favorite can now be converted and this allows to test a strategy before going with the live account and risking hard earned money. Very great tool for learning to trade prior to trading real money.
Helps gaining confidence in the strategy and the money management."
"Forex Tester 4 is very good; it has a lot of good features. The feature I like the most is the risk % on the execution of orders Congratulations on the great program."
Forex Tester 4 has a lot of the look and feel of Forex tester 3 (which is good). The software is very customizable and includes features like Hotkeys for almost any action and quick buy or sell orders all of which allow for quick action for fast testing.
The ability to use fixed fractional position sizing is the most exciting feature. This allows users to take realistic trades and see their account growth in real time. Previously I was using spreadsheets to determine overall performance. I think the ability to leave notes on the chart is another great feature especially for developing traders. It may take a little time for best practices to be established on how to use them most effectively but I think once that happens it will make Forex Tester 4 a staple in trading education....read more.
ForexTester team did again a very good job with the last and improved version of ForexTester4. I noticed the attention to details and the high variety of new features added, there is no doubt now that a trader can grow to becoming a professional trader without FT4 in their arsenal.
All new features are very useful, one more than another, even starting from the new Icon of the software which I find it very thoughtful from FT team because it creates no confusion among users having multiple versions of FT installed. However, my top 3 favorites are getting the News on chart while back-testing, the Metatrader4 to ForexTester4 converter, and the increased number of symbols (800+, wow!) - you can even back-test and improve your strategies on Cryptocurrencies, how cool is that?...read more.
My overall impression is that it is a great improvement for manual traders due to the inclusion of the news feature. It is certainly improving my results when backtesting my shorter term systems as it allows insights for entries and exits that no other backtesting software provides.
The features I liked the most were the news, as well as the “% risk to use” calculation when placing limit orders. The % risk one is actually a HUGE timesaver for me from having to do manual calculation or just using a fixed lot size which produces inaccurate backtest results....read more.
Thank you for the opportunity to join the beta-testing team. I am a Forex Tester user since the Forex Tester 2. The new version is very powerful! Excellent job on risk management feature, it really helps a lot! Thank you guys, you are the best!
It was great to test the new version of Forex Tester before it was released. Thank you, Forex Tester team.
I love the ability to switch to NY Close time zone without any calculations. That is really helpful. Besides since the Forex Tester 3 I’ve asked for the risk calculation tool and that was cool to find it in Forex Tester 4.
I appreciate how many changes you’ve done in the new version. Really.
IFinally, we have the opportunity to use the MT4 files in Forex Tester! I think this feature alone makes me want to upgrade to Forex Tester 4.
You Forex Tester 3 was helpful; I’ve spent so much time while backtesting, but now as I can see how much was done in Forex Tester 4 – it is impressive! Testing right now your new Visual Strategy Builder – it looks like a great deal of work, well done. I suggest every trader give it a try.
Another praise is for the Converter from MT4, a couple of my indicators were converted correctly. I think this is a feature that many users have been waiting for....read more.
My congratulations with the new version! I was all fine with the Forex Tester 2, but after all features announcement, I definitely need an upgrade to Forex Tester 4! Good job!
I am a Forex Tester 3 user since 2016 and I must say the new Forex Tester 4 is amazing. The Converter tool is my personal top. News at charts are very helpful too, try to use them, guys! I deeply appreciate the risks calculation feature built-in to the orders. Thanks again!
Wow! So many new features inside the Forex Tester 4! The risk % features are exactly what I need l! Thank you, this will ease the way I backtest.
Calculate a secure lot size in a moment (for market and pending orders)!
Get detailed trading statistics during and after backtesting trading strategies.
BACKTESTING & FORWARD TESTING
Go back & forward in time (backtesting) or go only ahead (to simulate market conditions as they are).
MANUAL AND AUTOMATED TESTING PROCESS
While manual testing grows your understanding of the market, automated testing gives the most statistically reliable results.
TRADING ENVIRONMENT IS CLOSE TO LIFE
Set up broker’s commissions, spreads, and swaps for each symbol.
years of real broker's data
19 YEARS OF GOOD HISTORICAL DATA
Free 1-minute price data on 16 most traded currency pairs, gold, and silver already built-in + more assets in paid data subscription.
TESTING WITH TICK DATA
The option to get the most precise data on 800+ symbols (currencies, stocks, indexes, cryptocurrencies and futures) is available in a paid data subscription.
CUSTOM EAs WITHOUT CODING SKILLS
Create an unlimited number of EAs on your own. No programming is required.
3 FORMATS AVAILABLE
When your EA is ready, download it in 3 formats – suitable for MT4 (.mq4 and .ex4) and FT4.
FUNDAMENTAL ANALYSIS ADDED
Learn how to get the most out of the Forex news release and when to avoid entering the market.
SEVERAL TIMEFRAMES AT THE SAME TIME
Get the quickest results with an in-parallel test on different timeframes.
MULTIPLE CHARTS OF DIFFERENT CURRENCIES
Keep an eye on everything that matters thanks to the multi-chart setups.
NY / LONDON / TOKYO / SYDNEY CLOSE CHARTS
Choose the trading session your broker uses – no more long calculations!
DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME (DST)
Summertime will be calculated automatically.
COMPATIBLE WITH MT4 INDICATORS AND EAS
A built-in converter allows uploading 66% of the most common indicators/EAs from MetaTrader 4.
POPULAR BUILT-IN INDICATORS
Covers about 80% of all possible trading strategies.
BUILT-IN EXPERT ADVISORS
Master automated trading basics and learn EA optimization flow.
FREE FANATIC SUPPORT
Competent technicians will solve any problem within one business day via live chat, email, or TeamViewer.
Pay just once and get the license of the best Forex trading simulator together with all benefits.