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Request rates

Request real-time foreign exchange rates on the world’s most traded currencies.

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Convert currencies

Convert currencies against real-time quotes and retrieve information on the status of your trades.

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Micro-hedge

Prevent risk accumulation by micro-hedging small foreign currency exposures.

Overview

The Foreign Exchange (FX) Trade API enables you to request real-time rates and quotes on the world’s most traded currencies. You can also retrieve the status and details of previously requested quotes and trade executions. The transacted amounts will settle over your ABN AMRO foreign currency accounts on the selected settlement date.

This API is available to corporate customers who specifically want to execute a high number of foreign exchange transactions in small amounts. Companies that typically face these challenges are: travel agencies, tour operators, and payment service providers.

Other companies that can benefit from using this API are firms that look for high levels of automation. This API facilitates integration with ERP and in-house Treasury systems. Together with the Account Information and Payments Initiation APIs from ABN AMRO, customers can automate complete payments and FX hedging workflows.

Requirements

To use this API in a production environment, you must have the following:

  • ABN AMRO Account:
    To use this API in a production environment, you must have an ABN AMRO business account. Go to the ABN AMRO website for more information.

Summary

Use this API to retrieve:
  • Indicative Rates
  • Currency Conversion
  • Status & Trade History
Usable by: 

This API can be used by ABN AMRO Corporate Customers.

Availability:

This API is available internationally.

Learn about FX & Treasury

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Case Study

Treasury automation

If you are conducting international business, it is essential to know if that deal is still attractive when converted to Euro.

To learn more about how the FX Trade API can help you to automate your treasury activities, check out this video.

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How it works

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1. Setup your application

Implement the FX Trade API into your application and make it visible to the user.

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2. Initiate a request

Request real-time rates and quotes from ABN AMRO for the world’s most traded currencies.

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3. Retrieve status

After initiating a request, you can retrieve information on the status of your trades.

Try it out

Start building in our sandbox


Want to see what you can do with this API? 

Add a new app and start experimenting in our sandbox.

Pricing

This service is free of charge for ABN AMRO clients with foreign currency accounts.

What you need to use this API

1. Start building your application in the sandbox.

2. Get a FX Trade contract.

3. Request production access at ABN AMRO.

 

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About us

ABN AMRO possesses a clear and bold purpose: banking for better, for generations to come. The bank’s impact on society and on the economy is tremendous, and for our contribution to be both positive and enduring we need to make the right choices. Everything that we do derives from our purpose: now and in the future.

 

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Support

Do you have a question? On our Support page you will find a list with answers to the most important questions. Did not find the answer you are looking for? Please contact us. We are happy to help.

 

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