ccxt: Detailed Overview & Metrics

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CCXT is a popular open-source cryptocurrency trading library for JavaScript and Node.js. It provides a unified API for interacting with multiple cryptocurrency exchanges, allowing developers to easily access market data, place orders, and manage their trading accounts across different platforms.

With CCXT, you can connect to over 130 cryptocurrency exchanges, including popular ones like Binance, Coinbase Pro, and Bitfinex. It supports a wide range of functionalities, such as fetching ticker data, retrieving order books, executing trades, and accessing historical market data.

Compared to building custom integrations for each exchange, CCXT simplifies the process by providing a consistent interface and handling the differences between exchange APIs. It also offers features like rate limiting, request caching, and automatic retries to enhance reliability and performance.

CCXT is actively maintained and regularly updated to support new exchanges and features. It is widely used by cryptocurrency traders and developers to build trading bots, analyze market data, and automate trading strategies.

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binance-api-node+
bitfinex-api-node+
coinbase-pro+
gdax+
kraken-api+
poloniex-api-node+
bitmex-realtime-api+
gemini-api-node+
kucoin-node-api+
hitbtc-api+

Tags: javascriptnode.jscryptocurrencytradingexchange