Create a Kucoin account

Create a Kucoin account

Go to the Kucoinopen in new window (or Kucoin sandboxopen in new window) website and create an account.

Move your assets (ETH, BTC…) from your main account to your trading account (Click on Main Accountopen in new window link and then click on transfer in front of the corresponding cryptocurrency).

Get API credentials

Click on your profile on the top right of the screen and then API management, you will have to set up security before accessing the create API menu

Choose an API Name and API Passphrase. In the following configuration screen, set permissions to ̀General and Trade and IP limit to No Limit.

This will give you the credentials required :

NameDescription
Passphrasecassandre
Key5df3bbf6e6b1700008dff356
Secret1106c8db-6a79-4c4d-bfd1-e6065c85889a

TIP

Write down immediately the secret as it will disappear if you make any change to the page.