Now providing support for the CMC professional API
Easily interact with the professional API for CoinMarketCap through use of the
Additional information on setup and usage can be found here. R-Studio and using Keyring
Retrieves all the open, high, low, close values for all cryptocurrencies. This retrieves data from CoinMarketCap's historical prices, exchange details and current prices API.
Below are the high level dependencies for the package to install correctly.
R (>= 3.4.0), rvest, xml2 # Ubuntu sudo apt install libxml2-dev libcurl4-openssl-dev libssl-dev
The crypto R-package is installable through CRAN or through github.
# Installing via CRAN install.packages("crypto", dependencies = TRUE) # Installing via Github devtools::install_github("jessevent/crypto")
These are the main functions that are added so far and a brief summary of what they do. Additional parameters are viewable in the documentation for each function.
Please note that CoinMarketCap have recently introduced a rate limiter on their service of 30 calls per minute, this package will now run slower to accomodate for the rate limit.
Please give this package a star if you find it helpful
library(crypto) # Retrieve crypto market history for all-to-n coins ?getCoins will_i_get_rich <- crypto_history(limit=50) # Retrieve crypto market history for specific coin ?getCoins will_i_get_rich_from <- crypto_history("kin") # Get list of coins and rank ?listCoins rich_list <- crypto_list() # Retrieve current crypto market details ?getPrices am_i_rich_now <- crypto_prices() # Convert and/or summarise market history into xts object ?crypto2xts when_will_i_get_rich <- crypto_xts(will_i_get_rich, "week") # Get timeseries market data for token for displaying in charts ?daily_market show_me_getting_rich <- crypto_timeseries('bitcoin') # Get timeseries global market data for all coins or alt coins for displaying in charts ?global_market show_me_everyone_getting_rich <- crypto_global_market()
Please run the below before raising an issue, then include the output from sessionInfo()
This project is licensed under the MIT License - see the <license.md> file for details</license.md>
Thanks to the team at https://coinmarketcap.com for the great work they do and to the team at CoinTelegraph where the images were sourced.
Please star this if you find it useful, and remember the crypto currency market is volatile by nature, please be responsible if trading.
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