Financial analysts and fintech developers everywhere are realizing they have choices when it comes to sourcing financial data. Intrinio's financial data API strives to increase those choices by offering a wide variety of data types that are affordable, easy to access, and high quality.
Traditional data providers have enjoyed monopolies on this data for decades, making financial data APIs expensive or limiting access. This article shows how Intrinio is changing things. Keep reading for examples of the data types Intrinio offers, how they can be accessed, and how much they cost.
This article shows how to get started if you are not familiar with Intrinio. You can create a free account and start accessing data feeds that have free plans, like the US Fundamentals and Stock Prices and US Global & Economic data feeds.
Our mission at Intrinio is to power a generation of applications that will fundamentally change the way our broken financial system works. Intrinio data feeds form the basis of large enterprise business reporting applications, Fintech web-apps, simple mobile apps and even blogs. It's rewarding to see our product come to life at the hands of today's most innovative developers building powerful things.
We're lucky to be in a business where we grow together with our customers, and we're proud to show off their hard work. Each blog in this series will feature a developer or a startup that has leveraged our financial data feeds to build something incredible.
These are their stories.
Intrinio sells financial data through APIs and I get questions about how exactly this works on a weekly basis. It's easy to see how it could be confusing- no one was selling financial data through APIs five years ago. This blog will tell you what an API and API call are, how API call limits work in Intrinio's data plans, and how API calls are counted.