exchange_list: Retrieves name, CMC id, symbol, slug, rank, an activity flag...

View source: R/crypto_list.R

exchange_listR Documentation

Retrieves name, CMC id, symbol, slug, rank, an activity flag as well as activity dates on CMC for all coins

Description

This code uses the web api. It retrieves data for all historic and all active coins and does not require an 'API' key.

Usage

exchange_list(only_active = TRUE, add_untracked = FALSE)

Arguments

only_active

Shall the code only retrieve active coins (TRUE=default) or include inactive coins (FALSE)

add_untracked

Shall the code additionally retrieve untracked coins (FALSE=default)

Value

List of (active and historically existing) cryptocurrencies in a tibble:

id

CMC exchange id (unique identifier)

name

Exchange name

slug

Exchange URL slug (unique)

is_active

Flag showing whether exchange is active (1), inactive(0) or untracked (-1)

first_historical_data

First time listed on CMC

last_historical_data

Last time listed on CMC, today's date if still listed

Examples

## Not run: 
# return all coins
ex_active_list <- exchange_list(only_active=TRUE)
ex_all_but_untracked_list <- exchange_list(only_active=FALSE)
ex_full_list <- exchange_list(only_active=FALSE,add_untracked=TRUE)


## End(Not run)


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