Pairs

Cryptowatch pair endpoints

A pair consists of a base and quote, and is traded on an exchange. Example: btceur

Parameter

Type

Optional?

Example

id

Integer

Required

232

base

Asset

Required

Bitcoin

quote

Asset

Required

Euro

futuresContractPeriod

String

Optional

monthly

Note: our system now supports multiple kinds of instruments such as futures contracts, and is not limited to spot pairs.

This version of the API still calls these "pairs", whereas in the next version they will be called "instruments".

Example

curl "https://api.cryptowat.ch/pairs/btceur"
{
"id": 232,
"symbol": "btceur",
"base": {
"id": 60,
"symbol": "btc",
"name": "Bitcoin",
"fiat": false,
"route": "https://api.cryptowat.ch/assets/btc"
},
"quote": {
"id": 108,
"symbol": "eur",
"name": "euro",
"fiat": true,
"route": "https://api.cryptowat.ch/assets/eur"
}
}