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API TRADING
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The API trading technology allows the trader to directly access the liquidity provider or the exchange without using a terminal. Application Programming Interface or API is an interface that allows software to interact with other software through a system of commands.

ELECTRONIC TRADING PROTOCOL

API TRADING: FOREX PLATFORM FOR LATENCY ARBITRAGE

Latency Arbitrage is a trading strategy based on the speed of getting quotes and trading at a slower broker. The main task of the trader who uses the strategy of latency arbitrage is to find the fastest data feed provider and set up your server (VPS) so as to get these quotes with minimal loss of speed (ping). To get fast quotes in real time, you need special software connected directly to the exchanges (liquidity providers) using API .Net trading technology.

Benefits of using the API trading technology

The API trading technology allows the trader to directly access the liquidity provider or the exchange without using a terminal. Application Programming Interface or API is an interface that allows software to interact with other software through a system of commands.

For latency forex arbitrage, the API trading allows your software to connect with a fast broker to get real-time pricing data.

WHICH BROKERS SUPPORT API ACCESS FOR THE FOREX AND CFD`S INDEXES?

The company SUNSHINE DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY has developed a series of software products that allows you to get quick quotes on the API in real time and use them for trading on the strategy of latency arbitrage.


lightning Cross market high frequency arbitrage system  gives you access to quotes from the US and European markets. Obtaining quotes at a speed of less than a millisecond is possible with the correct choice of the data center and the location of the trading server (VPS) in close proximity to the source of data feed.


Major liquidity providers in the European market:

  •  Lmax Exchnage;
  •  Gain Capital Futures;
  •  IQ Feed;
  •  Saxo Bank;

Major liquidity providers in the US market:

  •  Rithmic;
  •  CQG;
  •  CTS T4;
  •  Interactive Brokers;