What can you do with Hummingbot?¶
Craft Cutting-Edge Strategies
Design sophisticated market making, arbitrage, and directional strategies using our library of templates and script examples.
Seamless Exchange Integration
Hummingbot establishes a direct WebSocket connection with many exchanges, including DEXs on L1/L2 blockchain networks.
Backtest and Deploy with Ease
Backtest your strategies against historical data and deploy multiple instances with Dashboard, a new web-based user interface and control center.
Fork, Customize, Innovate
Hummingbot is free and publicly available under the Apache 2.0 open source license, so you can use the code however you like!
Who uses Hummingbot?¶
For many crypto market making firms, Hummingbot is the trusted starting point for creating secure, scalable algo trading solutions.¶
As the company that open-sourced Hummingbot, we're incredibly proud of how the community has embraced it. Today, we run bespoke strategies for our institutional clients using many custom Hummingbot instances.
Carlo Las Marias
We started with Hummingbot as the foundation for our market-making business. Their WebSocket connector architecture is the most accessible in the market. We still use it from time to time and enjoy their great documentation.
Hummingbot has served as a reliable base for us to build custom tools and strategies. It has many quality connectors and all components are well thought out, allowing us to flexibly modify the open source code.
Algo Traders & Boutique Firms¶
Algorithmic traders and boutique firms leverage Hummingbot for capturing cross-chain + cross-exchange arbitrage opportunities with the AMM Arbitrage strategy and earning liquidity mining rewards on Hummingbot Miner.¶
Hummingbot allowed me to launch a successful suite of trading strategies managing over $2 billion in trade volume. I can't recommend Hummingbot enough for any algo trader seeking a 0 to 1 platform.
Since 2021, I've been a dedicated user of Hummingbot, primarily utilizing the pure market making strategy. Based on my profitable strategies, I started an algo-trading startup in Saudi Arabia!
Hummingbot revolutionized my crypto trading. Using advanced strategies, I developed my own successful trading style and consistently ranked at the top of Hummingbot Miner's leaderboard for months.
Protocols & Token Projects¶
Blockchain protocols harness Hummingbot to foster liquidity, catalyzing their ecosystems without the overhead of external market makers.¶
We’re big supporters of Hummingbot’s vision of open source algo trading. Their community of market makers has contributed significantly to the liquidity on Avalanche-based DEXs.
Hummingbot plays a pivotal role in Harmony's DeFi strategy. Our Hummingbot connector enables our community to power liquidity for current and future projects on Harmony.
What strategies can you build with Hummingbot?¶
Learn how to design and code strategies like these in Botcamp, the official training and membership program for the Hummingbot community.¶
A Global Nexus for Algo Traders¶
The Hummingbot Foundation, a not-for-profit beacon, ensures the codebase's decentralized evolution, guided by the Hummingbot community and Governance Token (HBOT).¶
- About Us: About the Foundation and our mission
- Governance: Decide how Hummingbot evolves
- FAQ: Answers to common questions