Key to Markets provides the most sophisticated and demanding Traders with the possibility of trading through FIX API (Application Programming Interface).
Advanced developers, Quant traders using their proprietary algorithms and black boxes can easily connect to our servers and use our FIX (Financial Information eXchange) protocol both to connect to our price data feed and to send orders (order routing) bypassing the MT4 terminal thus improving the execution speed.
- Direct connection with our institutional liquidity pools.
- Lower latency.
- Improved fill rates.
- MT4 mirror/coverage account for any hedges or strategy integration with additional scripts and EAs.
FIX/API account requirements
To connect to our servers through FIX/API, the following conditions have to be met:
- Holding a balance of at least €5,000 on the trading account.
- Minimum 500 lots traded (open and closed) per month, otherwise a commission of €500 will be charged each month that volumes are lower.