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Discover more powerful data modelling capabilities with python.

Seamlessly access Refinitiv’s universe of high-value financial data via Eikon’s flexible data API. With its native Python interface, you’ll be able to go beyond the confines of your spreadsheets to gain more unique, deeper insight – faster. Included with Eikon.

Introduction to the Eikon Data API screen shot
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Features & Benefits

3 great reasons to get started

Access Eikon data flexibly

With consistent, high-value data flowing across any in-house or third-party applications on your desktop.

Dive deeper into your data

Create more sophisticated models to get more unique insight – beyond your spreadsheets.

Native python support

Tight integration with Pandas data frames to accelerate your analysis with fewer lines of code.

Unlock new possibilities with your data via our API

When data is just the beginning, the possibilities are endless. Whether you’re a trader, quant, portfolio manager, data scientist or software engineer, see how you can make your data work harder for you with just a few lines of code :

Getting started is easy

If you’re an Eikon user, simply create an App Key using the App Key Generator located in your Eikon App library or toolbar. Then, install the Python library for the Eikon Data API.

For detailed instructions, click here or watch the video.

If you ever need more tutorials, tips or support, our Developer Community are always on hand.

How to generate your Eikon Data API App Key in Eikon Screenshot
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