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I need API access to get ForEx tickers and order books for currency pairs. From what I can tell there is a .Net API called ForexConnect which I can use to get this data. Now where can I get this data from? What services support this interface?

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The example code that comes with the .Net ForexConnect API seems to show a connection to fxcorporate.com/Hosts.jsp - what is this? Is this a real service endpoint? –  Paul Fryer Sep 28 '13 at 15:41
    
Why do you need that particular interface? Lots of market data comes through in a binary protocol, so you could just write your own feed handler. –  chrisaycock Sep 28 '13 at 16:01
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ForexConnect is an API used by the FXCM broker. You can open a demo account there to connect to.

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ForexConnect is an API for FXCM.

More information can be found in this PDF:

https://files.fxcorporate.com/api/Getting%20Started.pdf

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