faq performancetesting

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    My PT question isn't covered in the FAQ.

    PT Questions not answered in the FAQ. First, be very certain the question you are asking isn't already answered in the FAQ. If you ask something that's already clearly answered, the most you will get is a link to where the question is answered. If you are CERTAIN that your question isn't...
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    How can I update or restart my Performance Test?

    How can I update or restart my Performance Test? Did your broker change your MT4 server? Did the password change? If so, please use the form below. Please fill in all the information and mention which information changed in the text box at the end. If you are restarting a test, you may also...
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    I submitted an account for Performance Testing. How long does it take to set up?

    I submitted an account for Performance Testing. How long does it take to set up? It usually takes about a week. If there are any questions, someone in Testing should get back to you. If you submit an account for Performance Testing, haven't heard back from the FPA, and it's been more than 10...
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    What are the settings of EAs in the FPA’s Performance Tests?

    What are the settings of the EAs in the FPA’s tests? The tests are not run by the FPA. They are run by the companies. The FPA access the results from the broker using the investor password. The FPA does not have direct access to the settings. The FPA asks companies to either use default...
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    What are the requirements to qualify for Performance Testing?

    What are the requirements to qualify for Performance Testing? First, your company needs to qualify for a review page at the FPA. If there's already a review page, then this isn't a problem. If there is not a review page, there is one primary restriction. The company needs to own its own...
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    My results aren't exactly the same as what the FPA shows. Why?

    My results aren't exactly the same as what the FPA shows. Why? There are several possible reasons for this. 1. Different brokers, and even different servers on the same broker, will have different price feeds. Some trading systems are very sensitive to small differences in price feed. In a...
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    Does the Forex Peace Army recommend companies based on Performance Tests?

    Does the FPA recommend companies based on Performance Tests? No. PT results are provided for your information. Looking at the results is just one tool to help you decide if you want to deal with a company. Many companies have had very impressive PT results and then crashed the account. You...
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    Are Forex Peace Army Performance Test results ever removed?

    Are Forex Peace Army Performance Test results ever removed? Some of the oldest tests were lost because of a database issue. Since then, tests results are not removed from the Forex Peace Army website. Even if a test of the same product or service is started on a new account, the old results...
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    How do I know the information in a Performance Test is real?

    How do I know the information in a Performance Test is real? Some MT4 sharing sites allow people to upload statements. This makes it possible to edit the statements before uploading. The Forex Peace Army has seen too many scammers to waste time showing information that might be fake. The...
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    What makes the FPA’s Performance Tests better than other sites?

    What makes the FPA’s Performance Tests better than other sites? The Forex Peace Army goes to great efforts to keep its Performance Tests superior to all other MT4 sharing sites. The set of features used at the FPA ensures that you can see how a product or service really performed. 1. Some...
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    Performance Testing Questions

    Performance Testing Questions What makes the FPA’s Performance Tests better than other sites? How do I know the information in a Performance Test is real? My results aren't exactly the same as the FPA shows. Why? What are the settings on FPA Performance Tests? Are Performance Tests ever...
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    Other Questions

    Other Questions I am a regulator or law enforcement officer and want information about a company's clients. I am a lawyer and I want information about a company's clients. Someone posted my copyrighted material at the FPA. What can I do? Can the FPA give me a call? Will threatening to sue...
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    What is the minimum account balance to start a Performance Test?

    What is the minimum account balance to start a Performance Test? If this is your first time volunteering, the minimum live account opening balance for EAs is $50. For Managed Accounts and Signals services, the minimum is $500. This is money which must be deposited, not bonuses or any other...
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    How does my company volunteer for Performance Testing?

    How does my company volunteer for Performance Testing? If your company offers one or more EAs, Signals, or Managed Accounts, you can volunteer for Performance Testing at the Forex Peace Army. You'll need to provide the FPA with investor access to a live MT4 account on an acceptable broker...
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