API Trading

Automate your trading by connecting your algo-trading strategies with our deep liquidity.
Our REST API provides access to live streaming prices, trade execution, advanced order types, and access to over 180 of the world's most traded markets.
  • Access our full range of currencies, shares and commodities
  • Execute trades and orders using trading systems and algos
  • Full developer resources
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Range of REST API functionality

Automated trading strategies

Execute trades and a full range of orders against live streaming prices using your own algorithms or trading systems
Managing risk

Integrated account management

View your current active orders, account balance, available margin, open positions and historical trades in real-time.
advanced charting

Charting and analysis

Strengthen your strategy with historical market data for deeper technical analysis

Easily compatible solution

Code against the API using any network accessible programming language from Perl-script, C++, Python or VB.NET.

Connect to FOREX.com's API

Getting started

  1. Apply for an account
  2. Request access to the API from our customer service team
  3. Connect directly to our REST API, develop, test and automate your trading strategies

API support

  • Access our documentation portal for sample code, support tools and more
  • Take advantage of our API Member Support Forum to get answers to your questions, account maintenance and help
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Institutional FIX API

We offer a FIX API for institutions looking to offer our markets and liquidity to their customers. Contact our Institutional Sales team to learn more.