FIX API (Financial Information Exchange, Application Programming Interface) is a protocol used in financial industry for the exchange of financial information. Although FIX API is a standardized protocol within the financial industry it remains a powerful and useful tool for FX traders.

Client could choose FIX API due to its very fast execution – extremely important for strategies that implement high-frequency trading, its seemingly unlimited functionality compared to other trading platforms, simultaneous control of all system functionality, ensures automated systems remain incognito and its most important function: it cross-connects liquidity providers and clients

STO FIX API Specifications:

  • On-board with minimal maintenance, development and testing,
  • Allows access to spot Forex, CFDs on Metals, Indices, Cryptocurrencies and Oil liquidity,
  • Facilitates trading in a large selection of Minor and Major Currency pairs,
  • Continuous Connectivity – from Sunday 17.30 UTC until Friday 22.15 UTC,
  • Allows on-boarding of counterparties by migrating their current connections to STO’s FIX API,
  • Provides Multi-Tiered Executable Streaming Prices (ESPs) – which are continuous, without expiration and with real time updates to respond dynamically to market fluctuations.

Risk Warning: CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 66.69% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with AFX Capital Markets Ltd. 66.36% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with AFX Markets Ltd. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

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