Bitcoin Index Historical Data

The End-of-Day (EOD) Bitcoin Liquid Index (BLX) API, offers a historical daily close for bitcoin, as calculated by the extensive BNC-BLX methodology.  It provides Time & Volume-Weighted-Averages (T-WAP & V-WAP), historically back to when bitcoin was first traded on MtGox and provides support for a daily update.

Key Features

  • Daily, stretching back to early 2010.
  • Open-High-Low-Close & Volumes.
  • Daily TWAP
  • Daily VWAP
  • All data is time-stamped in UTC and published with a precision rounded to 8 decimal places.

Key Benefits

  • Built by Wall St professionals to an enterprise quality.
  • Use a trusted, industry leading Digital Currency & Blockchain data company.
  • Access institutional quality, Bitcoin Index, End-of-Day data, through an easy-to-use API
  • Easily embed globally indexed, digital currency spot rates data in your applications, including websites, mobile apps and other corporate applications.
  • Dramatically reduce time to market for apps that need daily bitcoin closing rates data.
  • Eliminate the pain and complexity of legacy feeds by using cloud APIs
  • Developer documentation and additional info available on our dedicated API page.  

Data Coverage At-A-Glance

    • Asset Classes: Digital Currencies
    • Data Type: End-of-Day for bitcoin only.
    • Data included: EOD, TWAP, VWAP
    • Frequency: Daily
    • Exchanges Covered: See constituents below.
    • Historical Rates: Are available on a daily granularity only. See our 'Bitcoin Liquid Index' API for live & fine granularity historical data.

The following exchanges contribute reliable, real-time, public market data to BNC and have met the BLX constituency requirements for index entry. 

ConstituentsTrading Pairs
Bitfinex BTC/USD
Bitstamp BTC/USD
Gemini BTC/USD
Kraken BTC/EUR
BTC-e BTC/USD    (From Q3 2011 to Q3 2016)
BTCC BTC/CNY    (From Q3 2011 to Q2 2017)
Coinsetter BTC/USD    (From Q3 2014 to Q1 2016)
MtGox BTC/USD    (From July 2010 - 2014 only)
OKcoin International BTC/USD    (From Q3 2014 to Q2 2017)

See index methodology here.

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