Alpaca Partners with Benzinga to Deliver Real-Time Embedded Financial News & Data

Real-time news and data endpoints powered by Benzinga

We’re excited to announce our partnership with Benzinga, a financial media outlet and data provider. Benzinga creates and publishes news stories about financial markets, cryptocurrencies, and personal finance that receive over 50 million page views a month. With Benzinga, Alpaca’s ecosystem of users will have access to stock market news, crypto news, company logos, all within a single app or platform.  

“Alpaca is at the center of the investment world, enabling domestic and international fintechs to expand their offerings - which has been a major catalyst for the growth of the fintech ecosystem.  We are excited to partner with Alpaca and help complement their offering with exclusive news and data that helps investors make actionable decisions without leaving their favorite platform!" - Jason Raznick, CEO, Benzinga

Comprehensive feature set for enhanced user experience

Alpaca’s integration with Benzinga enables our Broker API partners to display a comprehensive set of features in their trading apps and platforms. The expanded feature set includes market news, corporate logos, and other alerts directly on one platform. End-users can read timely news stories, review data, and place orders without having to exit the app to obtain the information they need to make actionable investment decisions. Benzinga produces all of its news in-house and calendar data is obtained from primary sources. This helps eliminate redundancy, delays, and inaccuracies.

“Through a number of conversations with Benzinga’s team over the years, I am very excited that we have officially partnered to integrate Benzinga’s industry-leading data into Alpaca’s API. This integration enables developers across the globe to add financial news and company logos into their services. We are focused on continuing to expand our Market Data API offering.” - Yoshi Yokokawa, CEO, Alpaca

Benefits for Alpaca customers

  • For Broker API partners, provide end-users with breaking stories, corporate actions, analyst ratings, and more without users having to leave your platform
  • For Trading API users, retrieve real-time news stories and data on past and future events, direct via API to inform trading strategies
  • Flexible, developer-friendly APIs - easily integrate into your fintech app

Features launching soon

  • News API - gain access to up to 250 full-length articles and 900 real-time headlines per day featuring the latest stock market and crypto news from Benzinga
  • Company logos - create a more engaging user experience by integrating corporate logos into your user interface

About Alpaca

Alpaca is an API-first stock and crypto brokerage platform that’s raised over $70m in funding. Alpaca offers brokerage and custody infrastructure for apps to launch and scale investing services with ease. Alpaca offers commission-free stock and crypto trading, real-time market data, brokerage operations, and compliance services through modern APIs.

Alpaca Securities LLC is not affiliated with Benzinga and neither are responsible for the liabilities of the other.

This article is solely for informational purposes only. Alpaca does not recommend any specific investments or investment strategies. Investments in securities involve the risk of losses and past performance does not guarantee future results. Before investing you should carefully consider your investment objectives, time horizon, and overall risk tolerance as well as the information stated in the product offering prospectuses.

Securities brokerage services are provided by Alpaca Securities LLC (“Alpaca”), member FINRA/SIPC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of AlpacaDB, Inc. Technology and services are offered by AlpacaDB, Inc.

This is not an offer, solicitation of an offer, or advice to buy or sell securities, or open a brokerage account in any jurisdiction where Alpaca is not registered (Alpaca is registered only in the United States).

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