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API-first stock brokerage. *Securities are offered through Alpaca Securities LLC* http://alpaca.markets/#disclosures

Evergrande Misses Payment Deadline and the Fed Prepares to Reverse Pandemic Stimulus Programs

Evergrande Misses Payment Deadline and the Fed Prepares to Reverse Pandemic Stimulus Programs

China ​Evergrande, the most indebted real estate company in the world, spooks the global markets.

Alpaca Team
Alpaca Team
Market News
Porting Passiv to Alpaca: a Dev’s Perspective

Porting Passiv to Alpaca: a Dev’s Perspective

Alpaca is the first US brokerage supported by Passiv, and it’s not an accident.

Alpaca Team
Alpaca Team
Broker API
Epic Games Pays Apple $6 Million and Amazon Kicks off Hiring Spree

Epic Games Pays Apple $6 Million and Amazon Kicks off Hiring Spree

Apple is not deemed a monopoly in the court ruling but must allow app developers to point to alternate payment options through buttons, external links, or other calls to action alongside their iOS apps.

Alpaca Team
Alpaca Team
Market News
Google Spreadsheet to Manage Your Stocks Using API

Google Spreadsheet to Manage Your Stocks Using API

Algo-trade with only a Google spreadsheet! See how to build a portfolio management tool incorporating Alpaca Market Data v2

Alpaca Team
Alpaca Team
Use Cases
Simple Algo Trading with Alpaca and Streak

Simple Algo Trading with Alpaca and Streak

Learn how to deploy your Streak algorithm straight to Alpaca for simple automated trading.

Alpaca Team
Alpaca Team
Community Examples
El Salvador Adopts Bitcoin as Currency and China Suspends Approval for New Online Games

El Salvador Adopts Bitcoin as Currency and China Suspends Approval for New Online Games

Bitcoin is now legal tender in El Salvador and China looks to curb gaming addiction among minors.

Alpaca Team
Alpaca Team
Market News
Ethereum Surges In Crypto Bull Run, OPEC+ Sticks With Gradual Oil Output Increase

Ethereum Surges In Crypto Bull Run, OPEC+ Sticks With Gradual Oil Output Increase

Cardano and Solana were some of the big crypto winners of August. Over the past week or so, Ethereum has gotten in on the action and started to break out as well.

Alpaca Team
Alpaca Team
Market News
Tobias Heaslip from Trading.TV #016

Tobias Heaslip from Trading.TV #016

In Episode 16 of Fintech Underground by Alpaca, we interviewed Tobias Heaslip. As the CEO and Founder of Trading.TV, Tobias discusses creator-led social investing, shoppable live streams, and how he started TTV as a solo founder.

Alpaca Team
Alpaca Team
Events at Alpaca
Benjamin Rollert from Composer #015

Benjamin Rollert from Composer #015

In Episode #15 of Fintech Underground by Alpaca, we interview Ben Rollert. As the CEO and Co-founder of Composer, a no-code, visual editing tool for building automated investing strategies, Ben discusses the low-code, no-code phenomenon, what makes Composer different, and the roadmap ahead.

Alpaca Team
Alpaca Team
Events at Alpaca
Meet Trellis: A No Code Algo Trading Bot Built with Alpaca OAuth

Meet Trellis: A No Code Algo Trading Bot Built with Alpaca OAuth

Trellis No Code Trading Bot Built on Alpaca OAuthPlease note that this article is for educational and informational purposes only. All screenshots are for illustrative purposes only. The views and opinions expressed are those of the author and do not reflect or represent the views and opinions of Alpaca. Alpaca

Alpaca Team
Alpaca Team
Community Examples
Grab Your Popcorn For This Week’s Round-Up Featuring Heavyweights Burry vs Wood

Grab Your Popcorn For This Week’s Round-Up Featuring Heavyweights Burry vs Wood

Burry vs. Wood, Robinhood reports its first post-IPO earnings, Target up +200% in stock value

Alpaca Team
Alpaca Team
Market News
Make a Discord Bot for you and your friends to trade stocks

Make a Discord Bot for you and your friends to trade stocks

Learn how to build a Discord bot that integrates with Alpaca.

Alpaca Team
Alpaca Team
Community Examples
Giovanni Santostasi from AlphaHub and Quantonomy #014

Giovanni Santostasi from AlphaHub and Quantonomy #014

In episode 14 of Fintech Underground by Alpaca, we interviewed Giovanni Santostasi, CEO and Founder of AlphaHub and Quantonomy. Giovanni discusses his trading philosophy, his background in neuroscience and physics, and the primary users of Quantonomy and AlphaHub.

Alpaca Team
Alpaca Team
Events at Alpaca
COIN Best Seat in the House for a Crypto Bull Run

COIN Best Seat in the House for a Crypto Bull Run

June CPI data came in up 5.4% year over year. This may not be high enough for the Fed to consider tapering faster or more aggressive than what the market currently expects. Investors seem to be in a “wait and see” posture when it comes to economic data and the Fed.

Alpaca Team
Alpaca Team
Market News
Roger Cawdette of Finary #013

Roger Cawdette of Finary #013

On our thirteenth episode of Fintech Underground by Alpaca, we interviewed Roger Cawdette, the Co-founder and CEO of Finary, a social investing platform building group chats for Gen Z and Millennials.

Alpaca Team
Alpaca Team
Events at Alpaca
SQ Net Revenue +143%, HOOD Rockets to $84 High, London Fork Lifts ETH

SQ Net Revenue +143%, HOOD Rockets to $84 High, London Fork Lifts ETH

After a rocky first couple of days trading HOOD has officially taken off! On Wednesday HOOD closed up over 50%. Square reporting earnings this week and some of the highlights include Net Revenues up 143%. BKNG - 458% increase in room night reservations in the 2nd quarter.

Alpaca Team
Alpaca Team
Market News
Ben Soppitt from Unifimoney #012

Ben Soppitt from Unifimoney #012

On our twelfth episode of Fintech Underground by Alpaca, we interviewed Ben Soppitt. As the CEO of Unifimoney, a multi-asset investment and money management platform, Ben discusses investor inertia, his motivation for starting Unifimoney, the problems it aims to solve, and more.

Alpaca Team
Alpaca Team
Events at Alpaca
Risks of Automated Trading Systems

Risks of Automated Trading Systems

The theory behind automated trading makes it seem simple: Set up the software, program the rules and watch it trade. In reality, however, automated trading is a sophisticated method of trading, yet not infallible.

Alpaca Team
Alpaca Team
Algorithmic Trading Basics
BTC Bulls & Bears Ready Up, Robinhood Drops 8% at Market Close from IPO Offering

BTC Bulls & Bears Ready Up, Robinhood Drops 8% at Market Close from IPO Offering

BTC Bulls & Bears Ready Up, Robinhood Drops 8% at Market Close from IPO Offering

Alpaca Team
Alpaca Team