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Fixer Currency

FREEMIUM
By fixer
Updated 2 months ago
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Fixer Currency API Documentation

Powered by 15+ exchange rate data sources, the Fixer API is capable of delivering real-time exchange rate data for 170 world currencies. The API comes with multiple endpoints, each serving a different use case. Endpoint functionalities include getting the latest exchange rate data for all or a specific set of currencies, converting amounts from one currency to another, retrieving Time-Series data for one or multiple currencies and querying the API for daily fluctuation data.

Throughout this documentation you will learn about API structure, methods, potential errors and code examples. In case there any question is left unanswered, please make sure to contact us and our team will be happy to help out.

View API Details
GETSupported Symbols
GETLatest Rates
GETHistorical Rates
GETConvert
GETSupported Symbols

The Fixer API comes with a constantly updated endpoint returning all available currencies. To access this list, make a request to the API's symbols endpoint.

Header Parameters
X-RapidAPI-HostSTRING
REQUIRED
X-RapidAPI-KeySTRING
REQUIRED
Code Snippet
unirest.get("https://fixer-fixer-currency-v1.p.rapidapi.com/symbols")
.header("X-RapidAPI-Host", "fixer-fixer-currency-v1.p.rapidapi.com")
.header("X-RapidAPI-Key", "SIGN-UP-FOR-KEY")
.end(function (result) {
  console.log(result.status, result.headers, result.body);
});
Sample Response
General
Request URL: https://fixer-fixer-currency-v1.p.rapidapi.com/symbols
Request Method: GET
Response Headers
Response Body

Install SDK for NodeJS

Installing

To utilize unirest for node.js install the the npm module:

$ npm install unirest

After installing the npm package you can now start simplifying requests like so:

var unirest = require('unirest');

Creating Request

unirest.get("https://fixer-fixer-currency-v1.p.rapidapi.com/symbols")
.header("X-RapidAPI-Host", "fixer-fixer-currency-v1.p.rapidapi.com")
.header("X-RapidAPI-Key", "SIGN-UP-FOR-KEY")
.end(function (result) {
  console.log(result.status, result.headers, result.body);
});
OAuth2 Authentication
Client ID
Client Secret
OAuth2 Authentication