4 great links for running Eikon through API’s

This post is for you who are into programming and want to use the benefits of API’s. Here you find great links including examples of Jupyter Notebooks code.

This first link tells you how to:

  • How to set up a Python environment to use with the Eikon Data API (with conda)
  • How to install the Eikon Data API Python wrapper
  • How to take the first steps with Python and the Eikon Data API (retrieving historical data and some news headlines

This is a third party implementation for Python:
https://github.com/vfilimonov/pydatastream

This is a third party implementation for R:
https://github.com/fcocquemas/rdatastream

Finally, there is a series of 13 tutorial videos and accompanying Jupyter notebooks – on various applications of this new API.