Foreign currency exchange API, feed and tools
Live, secure and synchronous minute by minute live Global Index System updates. Global FinCharts is a High fidelity, synchronous and trusted API for current and historical global currency exchange rates and conversions
Foreign Currency Exchange Rate API
Synchronous Fully-featured API, interactive to use and open to integrations
The universal real-time exchange rate data solution—Everything you need to gain access to 168 world currencies and precious metals.
Live currency trends
Minute by minute update of programmable live API feed..
Delivery of a highly interactive curl enabled, JSON, Simple Object Access Protocol.
Safe. Secure. Fast
All requests are secure to integrate with your favorite application and framework.
Go back in time and study past trends and fluctuations to as far as 1990 on major* currencies.
Frequently asked questions
Answers to the most frequently asked questions about the FinCharts JSON API, exchange rate data, accuracy, pricing and sources.
Where is Fincharts data coming from?
Exchange rate data delivered by the Fincharts API is collected from over one hundrend reliable data sources, every minute. Sources include banks and financial data providers. Which type of currency data is supported?
Can I limit the number of output currencies?
Yes, specific currencies can be requested simply by appending the currencies parameter followed by any comma-separated series of 3-letter currency codes of your choice.
Can I convert currencies?
Currency conversion is supported via a separate API endpoint and can be used to convert any amount from one currency to another.
What contract options are available?
Our goal is to provide convenient, flexible contract options to address the widest range of budget needs. The service is made available to you on a per user basis through an effective subscription mechanism.
Can I try for free?
Of course! Your first 7 days are on us. Sign up for a new account to get started. If you love it (and we think you will), you can continue using simply by providing us with your payment details.
How are users counted towards billing?
You can add and remove users as your team changes. At the end of each monthly billing cycle, you will be billed for the following month’s subscription based on the exact number of users you have. For annual subscriptions, you will be billed for the tier that most closely matches your user count.
Which type of historical rates does the API offer?
The Fincharts API delivers EOD / End of Day historical exchange rates, which become available at 00:05am GMT for the previous day and are time stamped at one second before midnight.
Which type of currency data is supported?
All exchange rate data delivered by Fincharts are midpoint data. Midpoint rates are determined by calculating the average median rate of Bid and Ask at a certain time.
What payment options do you accept?
Monthly subscriptions are payable by credit card (MasterCard, Visa, or American Express), or PayPal. Annual subscriptions can be paid via credit card, bank transfer, or check.
What are administrator rights?
Any member in the group can invite new group members and manage the group settings. Under Premium plans however, administrators choose who can invite new members and manage group settings.
What's your cancellation policy?
Our goal is to make you happy. You can cancel at any time and won’t be billed for subsequent months. No hard feelings.