MetaTrader 4 (MT4) Trading Platform Canada

MT4 Forex Trading Platform

The World's Most Popular Platform

Start trading using the most popular Forex and CFD trading platform.

Technologically advanced yet simple to use, MetaTrader 4 delivers a superior trading experience. A combination or real-time pricing, fast trade execution, and a customisable interface make it the most popular online trader platform among Canadian traders. Initially designed for forex trading, MetaQuotes has enhanced the software to cater for CFD trading in shares, metals, commodities, indices and cryptocurrencies.

Charting tools, technical indicators, live market prices and a variety of order types make it the platform of choice for those using technical analysis. Our partnership with top-tier financial institutions in Canada and abroad further enhance the trading experience by providing deep liquidity. On the surface, a user-friendly and customisable interface provides a foreign exchange experience like no other. The benefits of MetaTrader 4 extend to risk management with trading account holders able to set alerts for pending orders or risk warnings. This also makes it the platform of choice for those using Expert Advisors (EAs) and other automated trading strategies including copy trading.

Platform features:

  • Customisable interface and alerts

  • Traders Toolbox - suite of 12 online trading tools

  • One-click trading


  • Live price streaming on live accounts and demo accounts 128-bits encryption for secure trading

  • Expert Advisors (EAs)

  • Customisable alerts

  • Access to MetaTrader market and MQL4 community

  • Compatible with iOS, Android and Mac devices

How Do I Open an account on the
MT4 with FP Markets?

I don't have MT4

  • You can download and install Metatrader 4 in a few
    simple steps.

  • Register and open a Live Trading Account or Demo Account

  • Log in to Client Portal using credentials provided in the email

  • Download the appropriate version for your operating system

  • Install, login and start trading

I already have MT4

If you have already installed the MT4 and would like to start trading with FP Markets, open a Live Account and log in with your FP Markets MT4 Live Account Credentials.

Canada System Requirements:
MT4 trading is available on Windows 7 or higher. It is also supported on Mac OSX.

What Can You Trade on MT4?

Share CFDs

63 stocks on
global exchanges
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Gold, oil, silver & more
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14 to trade on
global exchanges
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Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple,
Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin
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What Makes FP Markets MT4 Superior?


Tight Spreads

FP Markets consistently offer some of the tightest spreads in the industry. Trade from 0.0 pips on the major currency pairs.



Access institutional-grade liquidity with no price manipulation, no dealing desk & no requotes.



Award-winning low latency trade execution under 40* milliseconds. Delivered from our Equinix NY4 facility server cluster.


No restrictions

Canadian traders can benefit from Ideal conditions for scalping and EAs with no minimal distance between the spread.

One Click Trading

Trade directly off charts with one click trading

Multiple order types including limit and stop orders

Set and modify take profit and stop loss

Set multiple trading alerts

Fully Customisable Charts

3 chart types, 9 time frames & 24 analytical objects

Modify, add & customise chart layouts and indicators

Manage trading signals to suit your trading system

Add personalised charting indicators on FP Markets MT4 platform

Profiles and Chart Templates

Save parameters for your charts and indicator settings

Start trading immediately, as the market moves

Switch between separate profiles

Trade different financial markets and strategies

60+ Pre-installed Indicators

Pre-installed with 50+ indicators from MetaTrader 4 chart providers

Free access to Metaquotes MQL5 community

Access thousands of custom indicators from downloads folder

Advanced analysis and data

Create custom indicators using MetaEditor

Expert Advisors (EAs)

Access tight raw spreads for automated forex trading

Create and edit Expert Advisors with MQL4 programming

Back test EAs with an inbuilt strategy tester on your MT4 terminal

Access thousands of EAs through MQL5 community downloads

MetaTrader 4 Platform for Forex
Trading and Technical Analysis

MetaTrader 4 is a revolutionary trading platform that has revolutionised how financial markets are traded. Feature-packed and customisable, Canadian users are able to access and trade the forex market 24 hours a day, 5 days per week. The charting tools and technical indicators within the platform interface have been specifically designed for market analysis. Traders can conduct technical analysis and easily identify trading opportunities.

The functionality of the MT4 platform is what sets it apart. There are several key aspects to trading including market analysis, trade execution and risk management. An extensive amount of features provide traders with all the tools required to effectively implement their trading plan. One of the keys to successful trading with MetaTrader 4 is understanding how to use technical indicators.

Not only does it have the necessary tools required to analyse market data and identify patterns, the platform also provides the necessary technological features needed to capitalise on trading opportunities. Some of the key features of MetaTrader 4 are:

Pre-installed Indicators: Retail investors and individual traders can now trade like experts with the MT4 platform bridging the gap between. Technical indicators, oscillators and Bollinger Bands were once terms only used by expert traders. They are filtering into the strategies of less experienced traders who can also watch webinars to further progress their learning.

Fully Customisable Charts: Trading strategies and risk appetite vary from trader to trader. The ability to customise charts to complement trading strategies and manage market volatility make the MetaTrader 4 platform unique. You can customise the layout to suit your trading set parameters for the most traded financial instruments.

Profiles and Chart Templates: Traders can create separate profiles that they can easily switch between. This is particularly useful for those who trade a variety of asset classes or employ multiple trading strategies. You can have one profile for major currency pairs such as the USD/EUR and an alternate profile for commodities trading or indices.

One Click Trading: This feature allows traders to effectively capitalise on trading opportunities. Time is a critical factor in financial markets and the ability to trade directly off charts with a single click. MetaTrader 4 does not compromise when it comes to trade execution.

Automated Trading: This is a space that continues to grow with respect to trading financial markets and an area of genuine strength for MetaTrader 4. The platform has been specifically designed for algorithmic trading including Expert Advisors (EAs) such as AutoTrade and social trading.


Advantages of Using MT4 Platform
for Trading Forex

ECN Pricing: A key strength of the MT4 platform is that it allows FP Markets to offer ECN Pricing. This means that we are able to stream price feeds directly from our liquidity providers. As a result, Forex traders have real-time access to market prices and high levels of liquidity from top-tier financial institutions. This is one of the reasons why FP Markets are able to consistently offer extremely competitive spreads and excellent trade execution speed. Our spreads start from as low as 0.0 pips on major currency pairs.

Popularity: As the world’s most popular trading platform, MetaTrader 4 is constantly being improved. The platform now offers 20+ language options with a market leading number of tools and technical indicators. The ability to handle automated trading strategies has made it the platform of choice among experts with dedicated versions for a number of platforms.

Robust Security: Forex trading is the largest financial market in the world and the amount of volume traded on MetaTrader 4 makes robust security a paramount concern. The MT4 platform has 128-bit encryption and provides secure trading for all of its users. With segregated client funds and secure deposit methods, we are able to provide a stress-free trading environment.

Traders Toolbox: Canadian traders with a live trading account can utilise the Traders ToolboxIt provides more than 10 sophisticated trade execution management, decision assistance, precise alarms, real-time news and market data apps all accessible via your MT4 terminal.


Compatibility: Aside from being smooth and user-friendly, MetaTrader meets the demands of all forex traders. FP Markets offers MetaTrader 4 on Windows, Mac OS


MetaTrader 4 - FAQs

You can download and install MetaTrader 4 in a few simple steps.

Watch the video below for a step-by-step guide on how to download the installer and start trading within minutes.

Introducing the All-New
FP Markets Trading App

Low-Cost Trading on the Go!

Trade global markets from the palm of your hand. Access all your favourite products from one convenient app through one account.

Forex / Share CFDs / Indices /
Commodities / Cryptocurrencies

Trade Forex, Share CFDs,
Indices, Commodities
& Cryptocurrencies on the

FP Markets MT4


Tight raw Spreads
from 0.0 Pips


67+ Trading


Only $100
Initial Deposit


up to 30:1

Start Trading on FP Markets’ MT4 Today

Following 4 Simple Steps


the MT4 terminal


the file it has downloaded


MT4 following the
onscreen instructions


Demo Account or
Live Trading Account


Start trading today on MetaTrader 4 (MT4)

bullet Access 10,000+ financial instruments
bullet Auto open & close positions
bullet Take advantage of rising and falling markets
bullet News & economic calendar
bullet Technical indicators, charts & alerts
Many more trading tools included

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