In this article, you will be provided with a script to automatically connect to any of the most popular exchanges in the crypto market. With these connections, you will have access to live pricing streams which will allow us to build the beginnings of an arbitrage strategy.Read More
After careful thought, We are happy to announce we will be rolling out a brand new personal subscription plan. This plan is specifically designed for individuals who want to access Shrimpy for personal projects. We believe this is the best way to build an inclusive community for everyone from solo developers to large institutions.Read More
Behind the scenes, our team is working to continuously improve the quality and speed of our websocket streams. In the last few weeks, we’ve managed to release infrastructure upgrades which have reduced our latency by as much as 75%. We won’t stop until Shrimpy provides the most advanced websocket services in the industry.
As we globalize our infrastructure, it will be critical for our team to have the resources necessary to maintain our server network.
Due to the high cost of developing and scaling a geo-distributed low latency network, the Shrimpy team has decided to bundle the websockets into our data plan.Read More
Automating your cryptocurrency portfolio can be a complex process if you try to implement the management logic from scratch. Instead of building the automation infrastructure from the ground up, this article will cover how to implement an automated portfolio strategy with only a few lines of code in Python.
The time consuming process of constructing a diverse portfolio is reduced to simple logic. No more logging into your cryptocurrency exchanges, or manually calculating the balances of each of your assets across exchanges.Read More
If you’ve been in the cryptocurrency market for more than a few days, you probably know the feeling of the market dropping and you feel hopeless in cashing out your portfolio into a stablecoin or Bitcoin.
Instead of panicking, take control of your portfolio by learning how to write powerful scripts which can instantly execute the trades you need to move in and out of positions.
By the end of this tutorial, you will be equipped with tools which allow you to fully automate and control your portfolio without ever logging into your exchange accounts.Read More
The following tutorial will take a step-by-step approach to detail how you can connect to an exchange account through APIs and access your balance data without ever logging into your exchanges.Read More
A 5-minute tutorial to connect to cryptocurrency exchange websockets.
Check the time - I have 5 minutes to get you connected to a cryptocurrency exchange’s websocket.
That’s a bold assertion, so let’s not waste any time.Read More
Plot candlestick data across every major exchange in less than 15 minutes.
Starting from complete scratch, you will be able to plot your first cryptocurrency candlestick data chart by the end of the article - In less than 15 minutes.
Building tools which take advantage of exchange data is a nightmare in the cryptocurrency space. The limited number of available tools means you need to develop features from scratch.Read More
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