If you’re looking for Free Forex Historical Data, you’re in the right place!
Here, you’ll be able to find free forex historical data ready to be imported into your favorite application like MetaTrader, NinjaTrader, MetaStock or any other trading platform.
Since the data is delivered in .CSV format (comma separated values), you can use it in any almost any application that allows you to import from CSV.
Free Forex Historical Data… Why Free?
Like you, tons of traders and developers are looking for data to backtest their trading systems. We are developers and traders too and, since we need also this information, why not sharing it with you?
Where To Start the Download?
You can download the Free Forex Historical Data here: Download Free Forex Historical Data
You Need To Download It Faster?
We can allow you to download the data via FTP (File Transfer Protocol) or SFTP (Secure File Transfer Protocol) in a more convenient way. Find out how here: Download By FTP Free Forex Historical Data
The FTP/SFTP Access, Will it cost you money?
Yes, it will!
Keep in mind that we’re giving you the chance to download it for free in this website here.
But, if you need speed for your own convinience you’ll need to help us pay the traffic costs (we’re not selling the data!!!).
How can you activate the FTP/SFTP and get your account credentials?
You’ll need to send us $27 USD for the following PayPal account e-mail:
Or, click here:
After recieving the payment, we’ll send you the FTP Account Credentials and all the FTP access details to your e-mail that you used to pay the $27 USD via PayPal. We don’t support any other payment method.
Is The Data Reliable?
Since it’s free data, you’ll not get from us any kind of warranty or certification. Use the data at your own will and risk.
But, to give you a hand on any possible headache, for EACH file you download, you’ll be able to get its status. The file status will tell you:
- The Maximum GAP found in miliseconds;
- All the gaps (in seconds) that you’ll be able to find inside the files;
- The average tick interval in miliseconds;
(Keep in mind that some of the gaps can be due to normal Forex Trading pause periods.)
We’re measuring all the gaps bigger than 1 minute. It’s normal that you’ll find gaps in average of > 90 seconds when the market is with low trading volumes.
How can I merge the downloaded files?
We build a tool to allow you to merge the downloaded files from HistData.com.
You can find the Merge Tool here: Merge Tool
For Which Pairs?
Currently we have available historical data for the following Forex Pairs:
EUR/USD, EUR/CHF, EUR/GBP, EUR/JPY, EUR/AUD, USD/CAD, USD/CHF, USD/JPY, USD/MXN, GBP/CHF, GBP/JPY, GBP/USD, AUD/JPY, AUD/USD, CHF/JPY, NZD/JPY, NZD/USD, XAU/USD, EUR/CAD, AUD/CAD, CAD/JPY, EUR/NZD, GRX/EUR, NZD/CAD, SGD/JPY, USD/HKD, USD/NOK, USD/TRY, XAU/AUD, AUD/CHF, AUX/AUD, EUR/HUF, EUR/PLN, FRX/EUR, HKX/HKD, NZD/CHF, SPX/USD, USD/HUF, USD/PLN, USD/ZAR, XAU/CHF, ZAR/JPY, BCO/USD, ETX/EUR, EUR/CZK, EUR/SEK, GBP/AUD, GBP/NZD, JPX/JPY, UDX/USD, USD/CZK, USD/SEK, WTI/USD, XAU/EUR, AUD/NZD, CAD/CHF, EUR/DKK, EUR/NOK, EUR/TRY, GBP/CAD, NSX/USD, UKX/GBP, USD/DKK, USD/SGD, XAG/USD, XAU/GBP
What are they? Only Currencies?
No, not only currencies. Most of all are forex currency pairs but other are futures/commodities.
In our data you’ll be able to find some futures/commodities data feeds. Here some examples:
WTI/USD = WEST TEXAS INTERMEDIATE in USD
BCO/USD = BRENT CRUDE OIL in USD
SPX/USD = S&P 500 in USD
JPX/JPY = NIKKEI 225 in JPY
NSX/USD = NASDAQ 100 in USD
FRX/EUR = FRENCH CAC 40 in EUR
UDX/USD = US DOLLAR INDEX in USD
UKX/GBP = FTSE 100 in GBP
GRX/EUR = DAX 30 in EUR
AUX/AUD = ASX 200 in AUD
HKX/HKD = HAN SENG in HKD
ETX/EUR = EUROSTOXX 50 in EUR
For Which TimeFrames?
We can only deliver you time ordered Tick and M1 (1 minute) data.
The data that we have available is organized by forex-pair/year/month.
Wanna Know More About?
Please, take some time to check our F.A.Q. section here: F.A.Q. (Frequently Asked Questions)