TradeBlock is proud to announce a partnership with FinTech Sandbox, through which we will provide free access to digital currency and block chain data for startups participating in the innovative program. FinTech Sandbox residents may use this data for up to six months for development, testing, and customer demonstrations purposes. The data TradeBlock is making available includes:
- Trading & Index data
- Economy / block chain data
- Computational / mining network data
For each category, TradeBlock offers live and historical raw data, as well as proprietary indices. For example, the TradeBlock XBX Index represents a reliable, real-time, USD-equivalent spot rate for bitcoin. TradeBlock joins other leading data partners in the program, including Benzinga, FactSet, Plaid, S&P Capital IQ, SIX Financial Information, Thomson Reuters, Tradier, Xignite, and Yodlee.
FinTech Sandbox is a nonprofit whose mission is to promote entrepreneurship and innovation globally in the financial technology sector. Unique among organizations supporting startups in the burgeoning global FinTech ecosystem, FinTech Sandbox facilitates free access to financial data and infrastructure to up-and-coming startups. The six-month program includes:
- A robust set of data feeds and APIs from a wide array of data partners
- Cloud hosting from industry-leading infrastructure partners
- Membership in a vibrant, global FinTech community
View details of TradeBlock’s offerings for FinTech Sandbox participants here.