Reliable historical cryptocurrency market data is hard to find. While there are a handful of providers which had the foresight to begin collecting data from exchanges during the early days of cryptocurrency, most people still haven’t realized the importance of cryptocurrency market data.Read More
As the Shrimpy team begins to roll out historical market data for each of our supported exchanges, it comes time for us to revisit our pricing plans.
Over the course of the last 9 months, we’ve had some time to evaluate the way we originally priced the Shrimpy developer APIs.Read More
Historical crypto exchange market data has long been a concern for application developers and active traders. To design robust trading strategies, it’s important to first understand how the strategy has performed over historical data sets. This process is called “backtesting”.
Backtesting isn’t the only reason to need access to historical market data. Everything from charting prices to analyzing historical trends requires detailed historical data.Read More
Candlestick data is one of the most popular ways to consume the current state of the cryptocurrency market. Every time you visit an exchange, a trading application, or even some trading bots - Candlesticks can be found scattered throughout the UI.
As a developer, it has become a painful experience to integrate candlesticks from every exchange. Each exchange provides different formats, time intervals, historical quantity, and endpoints.Read More
In this article, we’ll be showing you how to set up cryptocurrency trading using APIs. This process can be repeated for every major exchange due to the universal developer tools provided by Shrimpy.Read More
Data is the backbone of the financial world. It’s a vital component to constructing a robust portfolio strategy, building trading tools, or analyzing the market. Without the necessary data, both individuals and institutions feel like they are left in the dark.Read More
Shrimpy is becoming the layer on top of exchanges which promotes the development of products and services that can advance the global adoption of cryptocurrencies. Our mission is to bring cryptocurrencies to every person by both improving the development process as well as providing services which are simply designed and easy to use.Read More
Pricing plans are NOT changing!
Let’s get that out of the way so there is no confusion. None of our pricing plans will change. All of the data endpoints are still free. The difference is you will now be required to send your public API key in order to access higher rate limits.
To prevent disruption of service, please follow the updated documentation in our developer APIs here. Start sending each of your data requests with the public API key in the header. That way you have a smooth transition to the new request format.
Keep reading to get all of your questions answered!Read More
The Shrimpy team is excited to announce we have released a python library for the Shrimpy developer APIs. This library provides a convenient way for our Python developers to build on top of the Shrimpy developer APIs.
Access the Python library here.
Throughout the rest of this article, we will cover examples of how this library can be used to convenient access everything the Shrimpy developer APIs have to offer.Read More
Taking advantage of everything the Shrimpy APIs have to offer requires an understanding of how the APIs work and the way users are managed. This reference will guide you through the details of how to conceptually think about the Shrimpy APIs, discuss how users can be managed, and highlight a few of the most common request flows. Since our APIs are an institutional grade solution designed to enable large scale developments, mastering this topic will allow you to seamlessly scale your application to millions of active users and countless exchanges.Read More
The Shrimpy team is excited to announce we have released free websockets for trade data across the 16 top exchanges. This universal websocket allows crypto application developers, traders, and institutions to access real-time trade streams in the most simple way possible.Read More
Cryptocurrency startups are struggling. Exchanges have become increasingly difficult to manage and developers don’t have the resources available to integrate proper solutions into their applications. Our team is on a mission to solve this growing problem.
Shrimpy is opening up our live websockets for everyone. Collect real-time order book data from 16 different exchanges with a single endpoint.Read More
Shrimpy has been rocking the cryptocurrency data scene lately and we aren’t slowing down. Our team is excited to announce we now support free charting data across the 16 exchanges we currently support. This OHLCV data can be accessed through our Universal Crypto Exchange APIs.Read More
The Shrimpy team is excited to announce we will be bringing advanced order types to each of our supported exchanges. This endeavor begins with the release of our Smart Order Routing (SOR) trading endpoints. Available to every developer for immediate integration now, we encourage you to try it out for free today!Read More
The Shrimpy team is proud to announce we have solved the problem of trade execution across crypto exchanges. No more living in a nightmare. Take back your sanity with a single endpoint which can execute a limit order on every major exchange. Instead of 16 different implementations, you only need to manage one simple API which is consistent for every exchange. Developing this feature was met with agonizing pain, but we know the space will appreciate a unified interface which simplifies the development process.Read More
Cryptocurrency exchanges have an abundance of data. In an industry that never sleeps, neither does the stream of information. The shear volume of this information has caused many services to restrict the resolution or availability of price movements. CoinMarketCap is one of these services. While their data is useful for some situations, it lacks the precision that is necessary for real-time trade execution. It neither updates in real-time nor does it allow for the collection of full order book data.Read More
There is a drive in the cryptocurrency space to make everything open, decentralized, and free. When it comes to financial services, features such as trading, order execution, and portfolio management absolutely require a degree of centralization to work properly. Shrimpy’s Universal Crypto Exchange API is the solution for driving innovation in a decentralized economy.Read More
Feeling the itch to develop your own crypto application? Whether you’re a cryptocurrency developer, trader, or just passionate about all things crypto, there are APIs available that are designed to make your crypto journey smoother. Whether you want to develop a personal trading bot, a payments application, or business settlement solution, there are APIs that can help you get started.
Let’s explore some of the best crypto APIs in the market.Read More