# Introduction

Welcome to the BingX (opens new window) API. You can use our API to access market data, trading, and account management endpoints of Perpetual Swap. The market data API is publicly accessible and provides market data such as The Latest Trade of a Trading Pair. The account and trading APIs require authentication with an API Key which allows you to place and cancel orders and enquire order status and account info.

Last Updated: 12/2/2021, 2:36:56 PM