How to import data via KuCoin Futures API key?

How do I get my KuCoin Futures API key?

  1. Log in to your KuCoin Futures account.
  2. Click on the profile button in the upper-right corner and select "Futures API”.
  3. Now click on Create API.
  4. Important: Enter a name for your API key and "blockpit" as passphrase.
  5. Grant only the "General" API key permission, as shown in the image below.
  6. Also select "No" for IP restriction.


  7. Now click Next and confirm with your trading, e-mail and 2FA codes.
  8. Your API key and Secret are now visible in the API-List.
    Your Secret is now shown only once and available to copy!
  9. To import your data, you must first create a Depot in the Blockpit Web App.
    To do so, click the top menu item on Create New and select Add Depot.
  10. Select KuCoin Futures from the list of exchanges, and then copy the API key and the Secret into the designated fields. Confirm your entries by clicking Create.


Which data can be imported via KuCoin Futures API?

Your complete transaction history always serves as the basis for your tax report. Preferably, automatic API solutions are used to import your transactions. Our team is committed to implementing all API data provided by your exchange for you.

Using the following list, you can identify products that have not yet been implemented and either add them to your Depot manually or via a CSV export:


check.png Deposits & Withdrawals
(In case of missing Deposits and Withdrawals, please follow the instructions in our KuCoin Exchange article)
check.png Fee Payments
check.png Futures Trades PnL (Profit, Loss, Fee and Funding)

In case of missing transactions, you can identify them in the history of your exchange and help our support team via ticket to include them in our import spectrum.


Asset Balance Display:

check.png Complete import scope

Please note the information about how the asset balance is calculated in this article.
If balances are not displayed or are displayed incorrectly, you can help our support team via Ticket to add them to our API import scope.

Here you will find instructions on how to create an API-Depot in Blockpit.


Will Kucoin Futures automatically deduct the tax for me?

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