CM Market Data Feed


Highly performant cryptoasset market data

CM Market Data Feed provides access to historical and real-time data from over 30 of the world’s leading spot and derivatives crypto exchanges. We offer all of the fundamental market-related data types including tick-by-tick trades, quotes, order book snapshots, candles, and more.

Features


WIDE COVERAGE UNIVERSE

  • Over 30 of the world’s leading spot and derivatives crypto exchanges
  • 1,800+ assets
  • 1,600+ pairs
  • 10,000+ spot markets
  • 3,000+ derivatives markets

All fundamental data types

  • Tick-by-tick trades representing all executed transactions between buyers and sellers for spot and derivatives markets going back to inception of trading for many exchanges 
  • Candles representing the opening price, the high price, the low price, the close price, the volume-weighted average price, and the total volume for a market  
  • Quotes representing the best bid and the best ask for a market at a given point in time 
  • Order book snapshots and updates representing the list of buy orders and the list of sell orders for a market organized by price level and how it changes through time
  • Several futures-related data types such as contract specifications, open interest, funding rates, and liquidations
  • A growing number of metrics designed to fulfill common analytical queries for assets, pairs, markets, and exchanges

Versatile data delivery

  • Low latency and high availability HTTP API or WebSocket API 
  • CM Pro Visualization Tool for visualizing data in real-time – includes dozens of indicators, advanced charting capabilities, and data download functionality

Resilient infrastructure

  • Data input layer with multiple instances of scrapers for each exchange, redundant local and cloud storage with regular backups, robust telemetry and monitoring, deployed on geo-redundant servers around the globe 
  • Data delivery layer that utilizes multiple instances to ensure reliability and low latency and is deployed on geo-redundant servers

Use Cases


Systematic and quantitative trading

Use our historical datasets to design, train, and backtest trading models. Use our real-time datasets for live trading and portfolio risk management.

Research

Examine the market microstructure to research questions about price discovery, lead-lag analysis, liquidity, transaction costs, and fake volume. Examine the broader market to research questions about trading activity across exchanges, assets, and markets.

Trade execution

Use our real-time datasets to monitor best bids and offers across trading venues and to serve as an input into a smart order router or a trade execution algorithm.

Third-party integrations

Integrate our historical or real-time datasets in a website, platform, or application.

Indexes and Financial Products

Construct standalone indexes for benchmarking purposes or indexes in connection with a financial product or derivatives contract using our harmonized datasets.

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Valuation

Use our fundamental data types such as trades and order books to calculate accurate pricing for portfolio valuation, accounting, and tax purposes.

USEFUL LINKS


Market Data Documentation
Market Data Coverage
Research
API Documentation
CM Pro Charts