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Gold & Metal API List

This is a new version of XigniteMetals. If you're looking for XigniteMetals documentation, please refer to the previous version's documentation.
This web service supports the following APIs.

Each API lets you access the data in a unique way. APIs are grouped by topics for your convenience. Click on an API link to access its test form, documentation, sample code and more.

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  • Returns symbols and names of metals for which real-time spot quotes are available.

Real-Time Quotes

  • Returns a real-time quote for the requested metal in the requested currency. Note: You can also request data for Gold coins using this operation but only delayed data is available.
  • Returns real-time quotes for multiple requested metals in the requested currency. Note: You can also request data for Gold coins using this operation but only delayed data is available.
  • Returns real-time quotes for the requested metal in the requested currency along with previous close and change. Note: You can also request data for Gold coins using this operation but only delayed data is available.

Historical Quotes

  • Returns the latest available metal quote as of a specified historical date. For dates and times where no quotes are available, the latest available quote prior to the requested date and with the same fixing time will be returned.
  • Returns the latest available metal quotes for multiple metals as of a specified historical date. For dates and times where no quotes are available, the latest available quote prior to the requested date and with the same fixing time will be returned.
  • Returns metal quote as of historical date.
  • Returns quotes for multiple metals as of an historical date.
  • Returns historical metal quotes for a date range.
  • Returns a range of legacy historical metal quotes in London time zone with more periods of data availability.

Bars (Summarized Ticks)

  • Returns a single intraday minute bar for a metal.
  • Returns a set of summarized quote bars for a given time range across multiple days, with up to 30 days of history.

Premium APIs

  • Returns a set of intraday summarized quote bars for a given time range across multiple days, with data back up to 01/01/2011.

Base Metal Rates

  • Returns daily rates for supported base metals: EngelhardGold, EngelhardSilver, EngelhardPalladium, EngelhardPlatinum, Platinum, Palladium, Rhodium, Iridium, Ruthenium, Rhenium, Osmium

London Fixing Rates

  • Returns the last London fixing rate for the requested metal - Gold (XAU), Silver(XAG), Palladium (XPD) or Platinum (XPT). London Gold Fixing opening rates are available after 10:30AM London Time. London Gold Fixing closing rates are available after 3:00PM London Time.
  • Returns a range of historical London fixings.

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