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Looking for a personalized trading experience?

Kotak Securities’ powerful REST APIs can help you develop your own trading Terminal and implement your strategies easily and intuitively. Our APIs give you open access to live market feeds, orders, live positions and a lot more.

What are the benefits of our APIs?

Absolutely Free, no strings attached

We charge you absolutely nothing! Build your own trading terminal at no cost!

User friendly

Our state-of-the-art APIs helps you create user-friendly end-to-end broking services without breaking a sweat.

Our Service

With years of experience, we’re proud to offer a truly market-leading service. You will also be associated with a well-established brand and a full service broker.

Dependable support

You can count on our dedicated support team for a quick turnaround for all your queries

Real-time execution

Execute real-time transactions supported by live data feeds.

Fast and seamless

You can place up to 10 orders per second.

Who benefits from our APIs?

Traders

Kotak TradeAPI can help traders and developers to integrate live market feed with their strategies and execute trades with ease. Extensive historical data and sandbox environment allows you to back-test your strategies rigorously.

Developers

Developers can build their own trading applications and integrate live broadcast, back-test strategies using historical data and build models that can analyze data and execute trades effortlessly.

Startups

As a FinTech startup, you can set up your own full-fledged innovative trading and investment platforms by integrating our APIs free of cost, and make your business accessible to over 1.7 million Kotak securities clients

Catch up on markets at your convenience and pace! Get a FREE subscription Today

Open Trading A/c

For non Kotak Securities clients

Open FREE Demat & Trading A/c
to get your Trade APIs



Note

Please note that by submitting the above mentioned details, you are authorizing Kotak Securities & its authorized persons to call you and send promotional communication even though you may be registered under DND. All calls with KSL representative may be recorded for internal quality and training purposes.

SDKs

Python : https://github.com/osparamatrix/ks-orderapi-python

More SDKs coming soon!

Frequently Asked Questions

Kotak Securities API is available for Free. You need not to pay any additional charges or subscription fee for using API.

Click on below given link and follow steps

https://www.kotaksecurities.com/itrade/user/marketing.exe?action=trade_api&req=92

  • Once you click on this link it will open Kotak Securities Login page
  • Enter to login credentials and login
  • API subscription page will open
  • Read the disclaimer carefully and accept it
  • You will get email with API credentials

Or

  • Go to www.KotakSecurities.com
  • Account Login > Login to Trade
  • Enter to login credentials and login
  • Once you are logged in to the website go to New Products > TradeAPI
  • API subscription page will open
  • Read the disclaimer carefully and accept it
  • You will get email with API credentials

Once you subscribed to the API you will be able to start using API immediately.

Once you subscribe to the API you will get credentials to login to the API Portal. You will be able to manage your API using this new credentials. Please note that this new credentials is for API management only.

Yes! You can access Python SDK for faster integration.

https://github.com/osparamatrix/ks-orderapi-python

Yes! We offer Rest API that can be consumed in any language.

Yes! You will be able to generate session using API and perform below given tasks.

  • Login
  • Order Placement
  • Reports
    • Order
    • Trade
  • Position
    • Today’s Position
    • Open Position
    • Holding
  • Margin
    • Available Margin
  • Quotes
  • Portfolio
  • Watchlist

If you have activated Derivative segment and able to place order using Any of the Kotak Securities platform, You will be able to place Derivative orders from API too.

API is available for below given segments

  • Equity
  • Derivative
  • Currency

No additional charges for API. You will be charged as per your existing brokerage rate, No additional charges for using API.

You will be able to place 10 orders per sec.

Kotak Securities TradeAPI is available for Online customers only.

You will be able to place below given orders

  • Normal / Delivery
  • MTF
  • MIS
  • IOC
  • AMO