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IBKR Traders Academy – Python TWS API Lesson One

Python TA Course

Join the experts from IBKR Traders’ Academy for a comprehensive course on Python and algo trading.

In the first lesson, What is the TWS API?, our instructor introduces our award-winning Trader Workstation (TWS), and the TWS Application Programming Interface (API).

Next, watch an overview of the TWS API, what it can provide, and where it can be found.

The lesson also discusses the hardware and software requirements for this course on programming with the TWS API.

Finally, the instructor covers the most frequently-asked questions about the API, with their respective answers.

To learn more about our API, visit the news section. For the entire course in Python see ibkr.com/ibta.

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