Global Bitcoin Price Index - GBX

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Global Bitcoin Price Index - GBX API Documentation is proud of the fact that we were the first global price index in the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry, and have proven over the years to also be one of the most reliable. It is considered by most as the de facto standard bitcoin price index.

It is trusted by thousands of users across hundreds the world’s leading websites, apps, services and businesses. With our historical bitcoin price data stretching back to 2010, this index is perfect for a multitude of uses from reporting, invoicing, payment processing, analysis and accounting, as well as a plethora of integrations with different types of software.

Users receive a weighted price calculated by our algorithms that factor in exchange activity, liquidity and different fee methodologies.

The GBX data accessed via the BitcoinAverage API features:

Up to 1 second refresh rate Rates for 165+ currencies Daily rates at preferred lock in time or live rates Historic daily rates dating back to 2010 JSON or CSV formats

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GETTicker Data
GETTicker Per Symbol
GETShort Ticker
GETTicker Changes
GETCustom Ticker
GETTicker Data

If no query parameters are sent, then returns ticker data for every supported symbol. If fiat(s) are sent as parameters, then only the ticker for those values is sent.

Header Parameters
REQUIREDThe signature used for authentication. There is description in the official documentation how to create the signature.
Required Parameters
REQUIREDPossible values: global, local
Optional Parameters
OPTIONALvalid value: BTC
OPTIONALComma separated list of ISO currency codes (ex. USD,EUR)
Code Snippet
Install SDK
Response ExampleSchema

Install SDK for (Node.js)Unirest

OAuth2 Authentication
Client ID
Client Secret
OAuth2 Authentication