Your First Python SocketIO Client

Having written a WebSocket in GO I decided its only fair to also provide a Python WebSocket. However, this was already done by TraderMade here. So I decided to focus on SocketIO.

I won't bore you with the details of the differences between Websocket and SocketIO but if you are interested here is a detailed article. As we work along with the tutorial you’ll see why Socketio is a popular choice.

Before we go any further for simplicity purposes we are only using client code and using a live Socketio Server that pushes forex data…

Rahul Khanna

Head of FX, TraderMade

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