Monitr launches its finance API for developers, providing new tools to analyze sentiment and trends in economic data, financial news and social media.

The Monitr API provides access to both historical and real-time data and gives developers, financial institutions, businesses, and individuals new tools and information to analyze financial markets at scale and market speed.

The Monitr API is purpose built for the financial marketplace and designed for use by institutions that expect near instantaneous notifications of market moving events. Monitr’s API provides access to millions of historical news items, analysis for thousands of equities, markets and industry sectors.

The API is available to developers using traditional financial tools and platforms including Java, OCaml, C++, Haskell, Ruby and Python. The API is accessed via a RESTful interface or for realtime applications and event notifications.

The Monitr API can be accessed at


Monitr is a technology and data services company which specializes in the analysis of news, opinion and social media for financial markets.