Rithmic Releases Version 8.5.0.0 of R | API™ and R | API+™

Rithmic, LLC is pleased to announce that version 8.5.0.0 of R | API™ and R | API+™ is now available for download by its end users. “Version 8.5.0.0 expands programmatic access to the rich functionality of R | Trade Execution Platform™ while preserving the simplicity, efficiency and reliability of the interface,” said Gene Sato, chief developer of Rithmic’s API libraries. “In particular, developers and their users may now access mid-point prices from exchanges that only provide best bid and best ask prices, prior day order history and, when provided by an exchange, exchange timestamps on execution reports.” Jonathan Walden, CEO of Rithmic, continued, “This new release crown’s the completion of the upgrade of our release environment which began about 3 weeks ago.”

Rithmic is a developer of high performance multi-asset trade execution software. Rithmic’s R | Trade Execution Platform™ for trading futures, spreads, equities and options provides highly stable and scalable desktop trading and risk management screens, bi-directional streaming connectivity with Microsoft Office Excel, a C++ API, a .NET API, FIX connectivity, market data and order routing.