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The cryptocurrency exchange platform known as HitBTC provides traders with countless digital asset trading opportunities. In 2013, the exchange was established by knowledgeable developers and finance professionals. Traders worldwide have increased their interest in it since then.

Developers can integrate with the trading platform through various APIs offered. The APIs contain the REST API, WebSocket API, and FIX API. The most commonly used API for developers is the REST API because it grants them access to various data. This encompasses market data, trading history, and account information. Real-time data is what the WebSocket API was created to handle. This service allows developers to receive market data and order updates fast and efficiently. The FIX API grants institutional traders direct access to the trading engine.

The team has documented their APIs properly and made them simple to use. Building applications that integrate with the exchange becomes effortless for developers. The sandbox environment provided by the company enables developers to test their applications prior to production deployment.

The company prioritizes security highly. A range of measures has been enacted to safeguard user assets and data. The company employs sophisticated security protocols, such as SSL encryption, double authentication, and cold storage. These are employed for most of its users’ assets. HitBTC’s security team keeps a regular watch over the platform for potential threats and puts in place new security measures whenever required.

They apply their security protocols to the use of APIs too. Developers must use API keys for authentication to the exchange. These keys are generated securely and must be kept confidential. To protect the exchange’s systems from excessive requests, rate limiting is provided. Furthermore, the exchange frequently performs external security audits to verify the reliability of their systems.

In the context of regulatory compliance, HitBTC has proactively approached the situation. The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) has registered the company as a business that offers money services. Compliance is being ensured for all applicable regulations. The platform only grants access to legitimate traders through HitBTC’s KYC and AML procedures.

 

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