QNB Finansinvest The spread between the buying and selling prices of the forex traders trading on the Metatrader 4 platform is called spread. This difference is calculated in pip. If you need to go through the following screen display; The 0.00003 value resulting from 1.12195 – 1.12192 is read as 0.3 pips.
Tick is 3 ticks. Some of the instruments traded on the Forex market are priced at 5 digits, so the last house is ticked. For example, suppose gold prices are 1380.20 – 1380.40. In this case the difference between the two prices is specified as 0.20 pips and 20 ticks.