What is the difference between Interactive API and Historical API?
Interactive API offers Real Time market updates, orders, positions, holdings, balance APIs.
If you’re an experienced coder and developer looking to build your own trading system you can take advantage of the Interactive API which offers you the tools to customise and personalise the app with realtime market updates and current positions and orders.
Historical API package offers OHLC historical data for different intervals—1 min, 5 mins, 10 mins, 30 mins, 60 mins, 1 day, 1 week, 1 month.
In order to backtest your strategy or to base your future trades on relevant data from the past you can try out the Historical API. You will be able to see the market performance at different intervals and implement your strategies accordingly.