MetaQuotes Software Corp,
Spacevision Switzerland SA,
Interbank FX LLC. conducted the Automated Trading Championship 2006. The Championship was held over
three months, within this period the top three developers of mechanical trading systems
were identified. Assessment criterion was the absolute profit. The winners
shared the prize pool of The 2006 Championship which amounted to 80 000 US dollars!
The main objective of the Championship conduction was to raise the popularity of Automated Trading and
MetaQuotes Language 4 (MQL4) programming
language. This open Championship involved a contest of many mechanical trading systems.
Anybody could get sufficient proof that "Expert Advisors" can trade and generate
profit without human involvement.