The COT Update Application

COT Update 2.0 is a Windows desktop application that fetches the most recent Commitment of Traders data from the CTFC website and makes that data available on your MetaTrader charts. You can track ANY instrument from the COT report in MetaTrader, including currencies, financials, metals and commodities. COT Update can be set to run automatically every weekend, ensuring that your COT data is always up-to-date.


  • Easily add any instrument from the COT report.
  • Supports Legacy, Traders in Financial Futures, and Disaggregated reports.
  • Legacy data from 2000 – present, or Disaggregated/TiFF data from 2006 – present.
  • Copy data to multiple MetaTrader installations or folder locations.
  • Runs automatically every weekend to fetch the latest data.
  • New version notifications on program startup.
  • No data subscriptions or recurring fees.

System Requirements

COT Update 2.0 supports the following operating systems:

  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8
  • Windows Server 2008 and 2012

Windows XP and Vista are NOT supported. However, the COT Indicator Suite 1.1 will run on older versions of Windows.