Setting up MT4 Data: AxiTrader in Optuma

Author: Optuma Team Last updated: Feb 9, 2021 12:24



This article will take you through the process of setting up Optuma to use real-time FX data (including Bitcoin) sourced from AxiTrader MT4. You do not need an AxiTrader account to connect to their data.


With Optuma open, left-click the Data menu and select the Configure Data Providers option.

In the window displayed, locate the MT4 option, left-click it and select Next.

Configure Data Providers

In the window displayed, set the Source to Axicorp MT4 Server.

NOTE: Leave the username and password fields blank.


Click the Next button to continue.

In the window displayed, left-click the AxicorpFX exchange, then click the > button to move it to the Selected Exchanges list on the right side of the window.


Once the exchange has been added to the right-hand side, click the Apply button.

Opening a chart using the AxiTrader MT4 data feed.

To open a chart press F3 on your keyboard (or go to New > Single Chart > Bar Chart). The Security Selection window will open.

The AxicorpFX Exchange will appear from which you can select the required pairs:


Open the required chart and you will have access to intraday time frames:


For more information on opening a chart in Optuma, click here.