This is a secret key which is used for authentication of API function calls. You can think of this as the master password for all of your trading accounts.
This key should be kept secret and must not be shared with anyone.
- By default, system creates an API key when you register
- Access your API Key
- If your API key is compromised, you can always re-generate it using “Re-generate” button
- To view your existing API key, please click “View” button
- Note: You must enter your AutoTrader login password for above actions
The key is saved in an encrypted format in our database, so even our support staff cannot read it. To know more about security, please refer to Security Concerns.