Equilla Formula Language


An indicator, strategy or function consists of equilla code and a number of properties that describe its behaviour in a chart. These properties can be defined using the Meta statement.


Meta: Property1( Value ), Property2( Value ), ...


Overlay the indicator on its parent instrument
Meta: SubChart( False );
Provide synopsis and shortcode
Meta: Synopsis( "A simple example indicator" ), ShortCode( "INDI" );
Provide a custom legend
Meta: Legend( "Indicator name is %n, parameters are %p, parent is %b, 100%% loaded" );
A custom value scale label showing currency per unit
Meta: ValueAxisLabel( "%c/%u" );
Categorize an indicator or a strategy
Meta: Categories( "Exit; Trend Follower" );