Exchange: Bitstamp

These instructions will help you configure a Crypto Setting for the Bitstamp Exchange.

  • CAS version 20220311 (and later) supports v2 of the Bitstamp API.

1. Login to your account at:

2. Locate your Bitstamp User ID (“username”):

Navigate to:

  • This is your "username" parameter.

3. Create your API keys:

Create/add a new API Key.

Select all permissions:

Generate the key:

Verify your 2FA:

Save the generated API Key & Secret Key, and request activation:

Wait for the activation email from Bitstamp, then activate the key:


After the email verification is finished, the key will be active.

TIP: After you’ve tested the API keys, create and deploy a new keyset with more restrictive permissions to improve your security (e.g. one keyset per coin, limit account permissions, whitelisting, etc.).

3. Finally, enter the required parameters into CAS:

  • Select Exchange

  • Parameters: fiatcurrency : username : apikey : secretkey

    • fiatcurrency may be "USD" or "EUR".

    • username was determined in step 2 above.

    • apikey and secretkey were determined in step 2 above.

  • In this example, using the above, our "Parameters" looks like this:

    • USD:073658:Petanz7pjEFBqAdGZEeii5OdOc9PDIkP:zJqe9Ud9n8gWL42a3gDV1R85vbJhAfHi

4. Save the Crypto Setting!

5. Test it (you’re done):

Test your settings before deploying them.

  1. Save your setting first,

  2. return to the same Crypto Setting,

  3. run the test(s).

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