The DriveWealth FIX API allows developers to trade equities using the Financial Information Exchange (FIX) interface. This interface is based on version 4.2 of the FIX Protocol Specification. DriveWealth is an investment platform that allows investors to buy fractions of shares, letting them spend the amount of money they want rather than an amount of money determined by company share prices.
This article is part of a 10-part series about interesting APIs that were added to our directory during 2016. Finance and Banking APIs are covered in this segment. The APIs were chosen by our researchers, by popularity according to website traffic, and by mentions on social media.
Fifteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Astronomy, Stocks and Gambling. Highlights today include more NASA APIs, such as the Mars Trek API, which provides images from the popular Mars Trek interactive web portal. Here's a look at the new additions.