Robinhood introduces Robinhood Crypto Trading API

Robinhood Crypto customers in the United States can now use the Robinhood API to view crypto market data, manage portfolios and account information, and place crypto orders programmatically.

“With our new crypto trading API, we’re helping customers harness the full potential of Robinhood Crypto with precision and confidence,” said Johann Kerbrat, VP and GM of Robinhood Crypto. “Robinhood Crypto has continued to see its market share increase as customers get access to a growing number of advanced trading tools to help them efficiently navigate the crypto market.”

With the Robinhood Crypto trading API, customers can write their own programs to engage with cryptocurrency markets in real-time, leveraging algorithms and strategies to execute trades swiftly and efficiently.

The Benefits of the Crypto Trading API include:

  • Automation and Customization: Whether a customer is a seasoned trader with complex algorithms or a novice exploring simple strategies, the Robinhood Crypto trading API allows them to automate and diversify their trading strategies.
  • Round-the-Clock Trading: The crypto market is open 24/7, and with the Robinhood Crypto trading API customers now have the flexibility to trade around the clock programmatically.
  • Collaboration: Customers and traders can independently share their code and trading strategies with others to implement using their own Robinhood Crypto accounts.
  • Enhanced Security: Robinhood Crypto holds the majority of coins in cold storage, entirely disconnected from the internet. This gives customers an additional layer of protection.

Getting started with the Robinhood Crypto trading API is simple. Resources and comprehensive documentation are available today at, which customers can use to start deploying their trading strategies within minutes. To use the Robinhood Crypto trading API, you must visit the Robinhood API Credentials Portal to create credentials. After creating credentials, you will receive the API key associated with the credential. You can modify, disable, and delete credentials you created at any time. Only customers with active Robinhood Crypto accounts will be able to gain access and create their API keys.