Gate.io is operated by Gate Technology Corp. Their mission is to serve the blockchain industry by providing secure and reliable products & services to consumers and companies around the world.
The "Gate ecosystem" consists of Gate.io, Wallet.io, HipoDeFi and Gatechain, all of which were created to provide users with a secure, simple and fair trading platform as well as the ability to safeguard assets and trading information.
To use Gate.io connector for spot trading with Hummingbot, you need to create an acount and generate an API key.
- Log in to your account here go to your profile then select API Management. If you do not have an account, you will have to create one and verify your ID.
- Then click the new API key. Make sure to store & secure the secret key. A secret key will be displayed only once during the API creation.
- Run the command
- Enter the API and secret key generated from your Gate.io account
- A message will be displayed when you have successfully connected to the exchange
The minimum order size is about 1 USD in value for all trading pairs.
Generally, Gate.io charges 0.2% for both maker and taker orders. However, users who are on a higher VIP Tier can receive discounts. More information can be found in their help center article: