Rajandran R Telecom Engineer turned Full-time Derivative Trader. Mostly Trading Nifty, Banknifty, USDINR and High Liquid Stock Derivatives. Trading the Markets Since 2006 onwards. Using Market Profile and Orderflow for more than a decade. Designed and published 100+ open source trading systems on various trading tools. Strongly believe that market understanding and robust trading frameworks are the key to the trading success. Writing about Markets, Trading System Design, Market Sentiment, Trading Softwares & Trading Nuances since 2007 onwards. Author of Marketcalls.in and Co-Creator of Algomojo (Algorithmic Trading Platform for DIY Traders)

How to turn any Financial Site into Financial API?

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kimonoKimono probably that is a the answer to turn any Financial Site into Financial API and possibly you can do even realtime data analytics or visualization on top of it. Sounds Interesting? Kimono built a browser tool that turns any website into an API without any coding experience. And that is particularly interesting to me to build interesting applications on top of it.

Kimono Labs is a Ycombinator backed startup which helps non programmers to build their own API with their web browser eventually allow anyone track data without needing to understand APIs at all. Kimono finds similar datasets and builds API’s on top of it.The API’s are delivered data in Json,CSV,rss format ondemand and at various frequency intervals.

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Here are the sample API’s I had build using my chrome browser

API Which fetches Gold rates across various cities data from Sify on Demand
https://www.kimonolabs.com/api/csv/av8f2gy4?apikey=7DeCccydbm0WYDoRYLrBc6fP3KpF4zBM

API which fetches only the Call and Put Open Interest from NSEindia Option Chain Website On Demand
https://www.kimonolabs.com/api/csv/51w8x128?apikey=7DeCccydbm0WYDoRYLrBc6fP3KpF4zBM

Kimono Data Extraction Tutorial
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BpGBz5KHp78

Kimono also provides the ability to convert API’s into widgets and have future plans to convert API’s into data visualization. Also supports Historical and time series data. Will look into more detailed in our subsequent articles.

Building Sify Gold Rates Widgets using Kimono

Embeding the API’s as datatable widgets in Kimono
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However if you are a programmer you can play lot more with kimono labs. Let me know your interesting ideas on building your own Interesting API’s using Kimono. Definitely Kimono bring you tons of creative ideas and intellectual tools as now creating a Financial API is Child’s Play.

Rajandran R Telecom Engineer turned Full-time Derivative Trader. Mostly Trading Nifty, Banknifty, USDINR and High Liquid Stock Derivatives. Trading the Markets Since 2006 onwards. Using Market Profile and Orderflow for more than a decade. Designed and published 100+ open source trading systems on various trading tools. Strongly believe that market understanding and robust trading frameworks are the key to the trading success. Writing about Markets, Trading System Design, Market Sentiment, Trading Softwares & Trading Nuances since 2007 onwards. Author of Marketcalls.in and Co-Creator of Algomojo (Algorithmic Trading Platform for DIY Traders)

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