Category Archives: Backtesting

2 Backtesting Pitfalls to avoid in MT4

In Summary: Avoid designing an EA to trade 5min and lower time frame Avoid designing an EA to go for small profits Why? Differences between broker data can be significant on lower time frames Slippage becomes a significant percentage of profits, when your average profit target is small Solution: Backtest using your broker’s actual tickā€¦ Read More »