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January 22, 2018

What are MT4 trading hours, the server time and GMT offset?

Most FX pairs can be traded 24 hours on weekdays with a five-minute break from 23:59 (server time) until 00:04 (server time); on Friday, trading ceases five minutes earlier, at 23:55 (server time) rather than at 00:00, to prevent wide sp...

November 23, 2017

What is MT4 trading platform time setting? Can I change it?

MT4 trading platform is set to GMT+3(during summer time in US). Trading begins at 00:00 platform time, with daily rollover occurring at the same time each day. During Winter Time in US, the trading server time is set to GMT+2. The ...


May 29, 2017

What is the time zone of MT4 and MT5 trading platforms?

The trading server on both MT4 and MT5 trading platforms are fixed to: GMT+2 and GMT+3 during Summer Time in NY The time doesn't follow specific country's time though, it follows the "Market Closing Time of NY Exchange Market". As...

February 29, 2016

GMT+2 and GMT+3, which is the summer time(DST) in MT4/MT5?

GMT+3 is the summer time in MT4. The time in MetaTrader4 trading platform cannot be changed, and the DST is following the time in New York exchange market. Normally DST starts on 10 - 13th of March and ends on 1 - 3rd of November. ...

February 19, 2016

What is 'DST' in Forex market? What does it mean?

DST stands for "Daylight Saving Time" and it is also called "Summer Time". DST is for advancing clocks during summer time by one hour. Normally, Forex markets follow the DST in New York, and the time in MT4 follows GMT+3(+2). MT4 ...

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