What is a forex vps

More about the favorite tool of all successful traders

The Forex Virtual Private Server (a.k.a Forex VPS) allows the forex traders to increase profit and run expert advisors (EA), non-stop 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. It doesn't matter what trading platform you are using. Original Forex VPS servers are compatible with all known platforms - MetaTrader, cTrader, JForex, NinjaTrader, TradeStation, MultiCharts and etc.

The below lines answer the frequently asked questions as "What is Forex VPS?" and "Do I need to use Forex VPS?". 

The information in this article will be useful for:

  • beginners of forex trading.
  • advanced traders, not familiar with this instrument of financial trading.
  • account managers, who need better control of their master and slave terminals.
  • Expert Advisor (EA) developers who need stable environment for testing new fx robots.
  • forex brokers
  • strategy developers, who want to provide additional tool for increasing profit of their clients.


Do not confused Forex VPS server with VPS server! 

The both terms sounds identical, but they refer to two completely different services!

The FOREX vps is secret weapon of professional traders. The "Bulls" use that weapon for achievement top results in financial markets. On other hand, the term “VPS” is an synonym for virtual machine. By default with Linux operation system. This is type of web service used as place, where website's files and databases are stored. Some unhonest hosting providers, abuse the confusions of the names. They mislead the traders, that they can buy a cheap service suitable for trading. This is not true. Cheap VPS servers don't have the same quality as Original FOREX VPS. Educate yourself and avoid such cheap services.  Use of cheap VPS server in trading is a recipe for losing money.

The forex hosting or a forex virtual private server  is specially optimized virtualized server. The optimizations begin with the use of special ultra fast hardware and end with use of unique software technologies. It allows you to run an automated trading system or automated forex signal around the clock. That service guranteed execution of trades with minimal latency and time slippage. Forex Virtual Private Servers are always on-line. it won't reboot during the trading week. it's not affected by the power outages or internet connections interruptions. You don't need to worry about keeping your PC permanently online. All this is accomplished with the use of complicated high availability virtualization technologies that manage the partitioning (virtualization), of physical hosts into smaller sub-units, where each sub-unit runs its own isolated operating system (OS). The OS is identical with the OS of standard PC. This eliminates the need to learn new terms and management skills. You can migrate your trading processes right on our forex platform for increased profit.

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Forex Hosting and FX Traders

Traders can run their trades in an environment that is especially intended for maximum uptime. These features include:

  • 24/7 Free Support assistance.
  • Upload your EAs securely and swiftly. 
  • Easy access from any device - mobile phone, tablet, laptop, PC and etc. 
  • Running EA’s with a 24/7 server and 99.9999 uptime. 
  • Pre-installation of MetaTrader software.
  • Added security with access to the unique technology called AlwaysUP Protection.

Forex VPS and Expert Advisors

When it comes to forex trading, avoiding latency and maintaining platform connectivity is a trader’s most essential asset. Every millisecond is vital to the success of your trades. The excellent Expert advisor works hand in hand with excellent forex environment. Otherwise it can not achieve anything. Thus the usage of a reliable forex virtual private server is necessary condition for successful trading. Do you remember how many times in the last month you have been in one of these situations?

  • Your electricity power supply has been interrupted.
  • You have lost an internet connection due problems with your ISP.
  • You have lost an internet connection, because your WiFi router crashed or rebooted in order to apply new settings.
  • You have lost an internet connection to the trading server due government regulations.
  • Your computer has been restarted without your knowledge due to Windows Update.
  • You have to stop your laptop because you will going on holiday or need to go on a business trip.


Due to such situations is impossible to placed the automated trading on a home computer around the clock without downtime!

Placing Expert Advisors on a Forex virtual private server hosting is a great option for traders to earning more, using EA’s around the clock during trading hours.

Forex Hosting and Forex Signals 

Most automated signal systems are designed to be deployed once and left to run around the clock. This presents a problems for signal providers. It is impossible to sending signals to a home computers around the clock without downtime, due the already explained problems. Signal providers have even worse problem - the computer networks. Most of the times home PC doesn't have public ip address or they are behind firewalls (for example home wifi router). This makes it almost impossible to establish a network connection with signal receiver. All these things interfere substantially with signal performance and cause massive divergence between the signal provider’s performance and signal receiver. Setting up a MetaTrader 4 terminal on a  Forex Virtual Private Server  helps you avoid these issues and ensures you never a miss a trade entry, trade management or profit taking opportunity.  As your forex virtual private server is only used for trading, you will generally only install a copy of MT4 on it, which makes the system much more reliable and less prone to crashes from software/hardware conflicts. For added security, the highly-qualified NextPointHost's team has developed unique software without an analogue called AlwaysUP.

FX Signal Providers all over the world use forex hosting as reliable instrument for sending trading signals to the end traders. For the best results both end of signal (sender and receiver) have to be on forex server.

Best Forex trading strategies that work on Forex VPS

The forex trading is business with high risk, where no one share completely what exactly doing. The best FX strategies will be suited to the individual. This means you need to consider your personality and work out the best Forex strategy to suit you. What may work very nicely for someone else may be a disaster for you. Conversely, a strategy that has been discounted by others, may turn out to be right for you. Therefore, experimentation may be required to discover the Forex trading strategies that work. Vice versa, it can remove those that don't work for you. The most commonly used Forex Virtual Private Server strategies are Trend-following and Counter-trend.

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