Our Most Popular Financial Data APIs

Barchart OnDemand's market data APIs let you power your apps, websites and software with financial market data and information directly from exchanges. Our flexible cloud-based APIs, and access to our global content inventory, makes getting powerful data into your applications, workflows, and products simple. Although our APIs serve clients across several different industries and use cases, there are a few APIs that are consistently our most popular. Can you guess which? Keep reading to find out!

Quote Data API

The getQuote API is used to request price data by symbol on stocks, indexes, mutual funds, ETFs, futures, foreign exchange, or cryptocurrencies. Price data is available in either real-time, delayed or end-of-day. Whether you want to power your charts, websites or apps this API will provide accurate price data that's easy to implement

Historical Data API

The getHistory API is used to request historical time series data on stocks, indexes, mutual funds, ETFs, futures, foreign exchange, cash commodities or cryptocurrencies. Historical data is available as tick, minute bars or end-of-day data.

Chart API

The getChart API is used to request a custom chart image with variables such as chart type, size, period and technical indicators, based on a symbol.

Corporate Actions API

The getCorporateActions API provides reliable corporate actions data on equities. Stay up-to-date on the latest public information with instant access to splits, dividends, name or symbol changes and earnings, based on a symbol.

Financial Data APIs

Our market data APIs can return data in multiple formats (XML, JSON or CSV) making them easy-to-use and integrate. Our OnDemand APIs can also be used to create a custom Digital Solution.

Digital Solutions

With direct connectivity to the exchanges, our OnDemand APIs are completely platform-independent so you can receive the financial market data you need in any operating system or programming language. Barchart OnDemand delivers a truly reliable and scalable cloud-based solution. To learn more about our Financial Data APIs contact us at