Eikon APIs

Summary

Thomson Reuters Eikon includes a collection of APIs providing various data retrieval capabilities, criteria search, symbology conversion and a financial calculations library. These APIs may be utilized in a variety of development environments including Microsoft Visual Studio, Matlab, R, Microsoft Office VBA.

Overview

Thomson Reuters Eikon provides access to real-time market data, news, fundamental and reference data, research and analytics etc. Most of the data available from Eikon can be retrieved programmatically using APIs included with Thomson Reuters Eikon product. These APIs are designed for ease of use and for rapid application development.

Application developers using Eikon APIs do not need to worry about data entitlements as these are enforced by Eikon and shared with the APIs.

The Thomson Reuters Eikon end user license agreement prohibits any type of data redistribution. If you require redistribution of data, then you should consider one of the Thomson Reuters Enterprise products.