Oanda is a well known forex broker that is proving REST API for algorithmic trading.
We can use Oanda API for algorithmic trading with Python as well as R.
Read this blog post in which I provide you the code for Python as well as R algorithmic trading with Oanda API.
I also show you how to download tick data from Oanda using Python as well as R.
Both Python and R are powerful data science and statistical analysis languages.
You can use Python and R for making algorithmic trading strategies.
This is the time you should start learning Python and R as the future belongs to Algorithmic Trading.
The days of manual trading are coming to an end. Prepare yourself for the future and master the art of algorithmic trading.
You just need a practice account with Oanda for using its REST API.
Download its FxTrade platform that requires Java.
Generate the Oanda API token key and you are all set to start building your algorithmic trading strategies.
Oanda also allowd algorithmic trading using Java. More on that in future.