API Trading

Automate your currency trading with our proprietary API.

Use your own front end solutions to take advantage of FOREX.com's tight pricing and superior execution quality.

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API Trading Services

Eligible clients are able to auto-trade by connecting to our rates server via API.
Automated trading capabilities

Easily compatible solution

A true standards-based XML interface that can be programmed in any network accessible language, from Perl-script to C++, Excel Macro to VB.NET managed code
Get quality executions

Test drive our API

We provide a testing environment that enables developers to test their systems in real time before using the API in a production environment with actual funds.
Interact with all GTX participants

Full trading functionality

Trading is implemented using Web Services; an XML based SOAP interface that uses HTTP as its transport.
24 hour phone access to market analysis

Dedicated API specialists

Our specialists will answer any questions to help get you started with our reliable API services.
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API Trading FAQs

Is there a cost for FOREX.com's API?

The API is available free-of-charge to FOREX.com live trading clients. Developers have the ability to test the API with no up front monetary investment.

Is there a minimum balance requirement for using FOREX.com’s API?

Yes, a minimum balance of $5,000 is required to use API.

Does FOREX.com provide a testing environment for the API?

Yes, we provide a testing environment that enables developers to "paper trade" and test their systems in real time before using the API in a production environment with actual funds.