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API Overview

BitMEX offers a fully featured REST API and a powerful streaming WebSocket API. All market and user data is available and updates in real-time.

The BitMEX APIs are open and complete. Every function used by the BitMEX website is exposed via the API, allowing developers full control to build any kind of application on top of BitMEX.

This kind of access is unprecedented in cryptocurrency exchanges.

API Resources

API Keys

Free Trading for API Integrations

BitMEX is offering 6 months of free trading for publication of any new open source project that uses the BitMEX API. See this blog post for more details.

BitcoinCharts API

BitMEX implements the full BitcoinCharts API starting at https://www.bitmex.com/api/bitcoincharts. The BitcoinCharts API is a simple way to access trade and orderbook data in a format that is compatible with other exchanges.


BitMEX also implements the UDF API popularized by TradingView. The base URL is https://www.bitmex.com/api/udf and you can view an overview here.