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Fixer

Fixer is a simple and lightweight API for current and historical foreign exchange (forex) rates.

Overview

Fixer provides real time exchange rate data for 170 world currencies, updated every 60 seconds. Currency data delivered by Fixer is sourced from financial data providers and banks, including the European Central Bank.

Authentication

When using the Fixer connector, the first thing you will have to do is click on 'New Authentication' in the step editor and add your Fixer API key, obtained from the Clearbit Admin UI:

add-auth

Basic Operations List

Operations available in this connector:

  • Get latest rates
  • Get historical rates

Example 1 - Get latest rates

This example will walkthrough how to get latest exchange rate data. The first step is to select the Get latest rates operation from the operations list and press 'Run Workflow'.

get-latest-rates

Below you can see that the workflow ran successfully and exchange rates have been listed.

output-latest-rates

Example 2 - Get historical rates

This example will walkthrough how to get historical exchange rate data with the choosen date. The first step is to select the Get historical rates operation from the operations list.

Select the date from the 'Query date input' and press 'Run Workflow'.

get-historical-rates

Below you can see that the workflow ran successfully and historical exchange rates have been listed for the selected date.

output-historical-rates

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