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Bitstamp API to determine is orderId has been cancelled or not?

I am running a trading bot using nodejs to call APIs of some of the popular exchange like Bitstamp. I am unable to find an API which can help me in concluding if an order has been canceled or not? I ...
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With the Bittrex BTC-BCH pair how do I order enough BCH to exactly spend one BTC?

Bittrex orders have their lot size/quantity in BCH and price in BTC. If I only have one BTC in my wallet how can I convert it all to BCH? To ask another way: How do I know the exact quantity of BCH ...
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Need explanation - limit buy order (Cryptopia)

If there are sell orders like this: selling 200 XXX - 100 satoshis per coin selling 200 XXX - 101 satoshis per coin selling 200 XXX - 102 satoshis per coin selling 200 XXX - 103 satoshis per coin ...
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How an order fulfillment works

I'm trying to understand how order fulfillment algorithm works from technical point of view. Let's say I created an order to sell 0.8 BTC and buy 5400 XRP along with other orders to sell 0.35 BTC, 2....
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How is the trading engine from Binance developed and designed?

As a early adopter of BNB and fan of Binance's recent world domination, one thing that always got me curious was about how Binance deals with these massive inflows of requests in theirs trading engine/...
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Calculating the average bid/ask price when placing orders

new to bitcoin and trading, I'm writing some code to analyse cryptocurrency markets and I want to better understand market depth. For a dummy scenario: Lets say BTC was at $100 and I have 10 that I ...
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How to get Order status in Bittrex API

How to know what is the order status when using getOrder API? request: https://bittrex.com/api/v1.1/account/getorder&uuid=<uuid> Example response: { "success" : true, "message" : "", "...
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At what time will the payment be taken when buying bitcoin on an exchange?

So for example if you place a order for BTC when it is in a small dip (for example some minutes), Will the usd dollar price you pay be equal to the price at the time you placed the order or when it it ...
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What happens an order and offer are matched but there is a significant gap between them? [duplicate]

I wonder the implications of the following scenario. Let's assume I offered one coin with the price 1k (by mistake or for experiment), while the highest order in the market is 2k. What are the prices ...
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Why are other sell limit orders being filled before mine on exchanges like gdax?

If I place a sell limit order for ETH/BTC for 4 ETH at 0.07086, when there’s currently only 0.5 ETH on it. It becomes 4.5 ETH total. Then I see it start flashing up and down, up to 10, or 20, then ...
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Bitfinex - Market order that uses all available

When calling the New Order Rest API (V1) to do a Buy order I get an error saying that I have insufficient funds. This is due to the fact that the price has changed off the original calculation. When ...
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What is the price of an ask order bought if a bid order is placed at a higher price? [duplicate]

What is the price of an ask order bought if a bid order is placed at a higher price? For example, if there exist two ask orders at $50 and $49, and I place a bid order at $50 of an amount larger than ...
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What is the “Count” column in the order book on Bitfinex?

I can't understand what count means here. I would have assumed that it was the number of orders at that price, but the total column does not seem to reflect this. Can't find any info in the ...
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How do bitcoin exchanges commit the limit/market orders?

I'm trying to understand the topic of blockchain and bitcoins as well. So, the only one question I want to get answer for: how do exchanges commit orders? I mean, how the transaction could be started ...
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Bitstamp: What type of order to place to buy BTC when the price drops to a certain value?

I am sure this is a simple question but I am having trouble with figuring out the type of order to place on Bitstamp. Say the price is currently $1100 but I want to buy only if the price drops to $...
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Self trade prevention

I've read recently following on GDAX: You cannot trade with yourself on GDAX. If you create a buy or sell order for the same price as another matching order then they will cancel each other out....
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Will buy and sell offers from one trader be matched with each other?

If one user made a buy and a sell order at the same time, would they be matched with each other or remain pending?
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Limit order versus Market order

What is the difference between the two definitions that is not the following explanation: "Sell BTC 2.3 at $593.18" is an example of a limit order asking for $593.18 per 1 BTC. "Buy BTC 0.32 at $592....
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Xemian Xchange Api for Java, returning a default of 100 market orders

For sometime I am using this java API http://xeiam.com/xchange/ for building bitcoin trading robots. Today I got a bit stuck and I wanted to see if somebody had the same issue before. I call the ...
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farmers quest to exchange goods and services

i would like to know the possibility to use Bitcoin for farmers to change good and services without ever to use of Money. We are trying to set a network between local farmers and would like to use ...
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How long could you list a sell order?

Relatively simple question. Is it at all looked down on if I make a sell order at an exchange for a long time? For instance say I get some darkcoin and do the math to figure out how much of a return I'...
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API Bitfinex question: “key amount should be a decimal string”?

I started writing code for the Bitfinex api yesterday and I've been struggling quite a lot with this. I am using jndok's python implementation. I added my pyblic and secret keys and wrote this line ...
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Sell order in Bter is incorrect

In Bter I created a sell offer with DOGE/BTC, it seems the calculation is wrong. They have not deducted the transaction fee. I have included 2 screen shots and anybody know the same or experience the ...
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How to accept trade in cryptsy?

I am beginner in crypto-currencies, i just created my account in cryptsy and can make buy/sell orders but how do i accept orders from others(i.e open orders(all buy/sell orders)) i can view the list ...
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How are BTC-e orders filled?

When there is some price overlap, i.e an ask and a higher priced bid, who will get the difference? In other words, will the seller get an "extra", or the buyer a "discount"? I'm interested in BTC-e ...
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How does cryptsy.com allocate trades for many orders with same price

How does cryptsy.com allocate trades for many orders with same price ? Orders can come from one or many accounts, my question applies to both situations, but it's obviously more interesting how they ...
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Orders and “fills” are confusing!

Back around the small panic during mid April, I tried to sell a large qty of XBT to USD quickly on an exchange. I expected that I would get current USD/XBT quoted on that website times # of XBT in my ...
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How do buy and sell orders work?

How does buying and selling bitcoins work once the order is placed? I just know that the order-matching engine is used for this purpose, but more information regarding this will be helpful.
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Determining proper order price on BTCe [closed]

I am writing a custom bot for trading at different Exchanges, while BTCe is the only one I have currently implemented to about 95%. Now I am only hanging at one point: If my Bot decides to Sell/Buy, ...
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Recommendations on how to buy Bitcoins with limit orders

I live in the US, have US bank accounts, and would like to buy Bitcoins, but with limit orders, e.g. place a limit order for 1 BTC = US$500 or less, and wait for several weeks to see it fulfilled. ...
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How do Bitcoin exchanges fill orders?

If the order book looks like the following… A) Ask: 2 bitcoin at $100 B) Bid: 2 bitcoin at $100 A trade will be done from A to B. But what happens in the following situation: C) Ask: 1 bitcoin ...
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Number of orders at price X in bitcoin exchange's order book

Can I get to know how many orders are placed at a particular price (bid or ask) on an exchange (like Mt.Gox, Bitstamp etc.)? There might be a wall of 1000 BTCs - do I know if this is a single order or ...
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Frequency of MtGox market orders

Im currently trying to estimate the frequency of incoming market orders to MtGox order book. Assume the following buy limit orders: BID 2@150 BID 3@149 against which ONE market order to sell 5 btc ...
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What happens if an exchange's order book has only Market Orders [closed]

If a bitcoin exchange offers Market Orders, let's suppose there are X buy orders at market price, and Y sell orders at market price (no limit orders): How are these matched and at what price, since ...
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Exchange rate of limit orders with a positive interval

Consider some exchange, e.g. Mt. Gox, with just two users, Alice and Bob. If Alice places a sale order limited above 90$, and Bob places a buy order limited below 110$, at what rate will the exchange ...