Connect Trading Account with WhaleFin

How it work

ALGOGENE now supports users to trade with WhaleFin accounts using ALGOGENE dedicated trading gateway!

Open WhaleFin trading accounts through our partnership link, you will enjoy:

  • US$30 commission rebate on WhaleFin
  • Access to products with 16% APY on WhaleFin
  • HK$300 free credits on ALGOGENE


This article goes through the steps to connect ALGOGENE with your WhaleFin trading account (either demo account or real trading account). The overall workflow is summarized in this diagram.


What is WhaleFin?

WhaleFin ( is a digital investment platform backed by Amber Group ( Amber Group was founded in 2018 with financial licenses in Australia, Canada, Dubai, Hong Kong, Japan, Switzerland, U.K. and U.S. It is one of the most popular digital asset investment platforms, offering currency exchange, spot and margin trading for 100+ Crypto currencies.

Client Onboarding on WhaleFin

Get trading account info

  • Login WhaleFin portal,
  • Go to "API Management",
  • API_management

  • Label your API name under "Note", enable Authorization as follows, then click "Submit"
    • Enable Read only for "Wallet", "Assets", "Trade", "Earn", "Loan", "Exeution", and "Invest"
    • Enable Action for "Trade" and "Execution"
  • Create API

  • Copy your "API Key" and "API Secret"
  • API_config

Update Trading Account Settings

  • In WhaleFin web portal, go to "Trade" > "Spot & Margin"
  • setup1

  • then click "Trade Settings"
  • setup2

  • Change your desired leverage, and also enable auto convert PnL to your account currency
  • setup

Config on ALGOGENE

  • Login ALGOGENE portal
  • Go to 'Settings' -> 'Trade Account'
  • Select an ALGOGENE live-test or real-trade account depending on your case
  • algogene_config

  • Choose "WhaleFin" in broker dropdown
  • Update the connection settings as follows:
    • "API Key" -> Your WhaleFin's API Key
    • "Password" -> Your WhaleFin's API Secret


Deploy Algo

After successful connection from above, you are now ready to deploy and trade an Algo with WhaleFin.

1. Deploy from a DIY script

  • Under ALGOGENE 'settings', choose your WhaleFin linked account
  • algogene_deploy

  • deploy any one of your backtested script
  • algogene_deploy2

2. Deploy from algo marketplace subscription

  • Explore available trading bots from ALGOGENE Marketplace
  • Choose a desired trading bot, click "SUBSCRIBE"
  • Select your desired "Run Mode" and "Account", then click "SUBMIT"
  • subcribe

  • Go to [Setting] > [Algo Market] > [My Subscribed Algo Strategy], you should see your subscribed Algo is active in trading for you. You have the feasibility to "Stop copy trade" and "Start copy trade" at any time.
  • start

Happy Trading! :)