Financial Price Data and Trading APIs

I have recently launched an Excel Add-in for providing live financial prices in Excel, initially using the IG Index API. I intend to add additional data feeds from both data providers and brokers to the Add-in. I have therefore spent some time researching potential providers and brokers and thought it would be useful to document … Continue reading Financial Price Data and Trading APIs

An Overview of the IG Index API

Introduction IG Index, the UK based spread betting firm, launched it’s trading API (http://labs.ig.com/)  in 2014 to enable clients to build their own applications to connect to the IG trading infrastructure. Apps that can be built on the platform include automated trading applications, charting and sentiment tools, as well as integrations with Excel and other … Continue reading An Overview of the IG Index API