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Get a Member

This request returns the profile information of a member.

Request URL

Syntax GET /restapi/members/{loginId}
Example URL

Response Data Fields

Please refer to Create a Member for the format and available values for each field.

Field Description
accreditedInvestorAnnualIncome A binary indicator whether the member is accredited for private placement based on the annual income criterion.
accreditedInvestorNetWorth A binary indicator whether the member is accredited for private placement based on the net worth criterion.
annualIncome Annual income range.
cipStatus The Customer Identification Program (CIP) verification result of the member. The value could be either 'PASSED', 'FAILED' or 'PENDING_NEW'. See here about how to reverify the member. The PENDING status is returned after using asynchronous member creation while still awaiting a verification response.
citizenship The citizenship of the member.
creationDate Timestamp when the member was created.
dateOfBirth The member's date of birth.
dayTelephone The daytime phone number.
dependentCount The number of dependents that a member indicated (e.g., children, non-working spouse, etc.).
directorOrTenPercentShareholder A binary indicator whether the member is a director or 10% shareholder at a publicly-traded company.

A comma separated string of exchange listed publicly traded security tickers.

Tickers specified here are set up as security level exclusions for accounts of the member.

email1 The primary email address of the member.
email2 The secondary email address of the member.
employerAddress The address of the employer.
employerName The name of the employer.
employmentStatus The employment status of the member.
eveningTelephone The evening phone number.
finraAffiliated A binary indicator whether the member is employed by or associated with a FINRA-registered company.
finraCompany The company the member is affiliated with.
firstName The first name of the member.
primaryAddress The primary address of the member.
lastName The last name of the member.
liquidNetWorth Liquid net worth range.
loginId The username of the requested member.
mailingAddress The mailing address of the member.
memberOid A unique ID for the member. This field is a long type numeric value generated by the Folio REST service when the member is initially created. This field will not change.
memberProfileItems The profile for the member.
membershipType The membership type of the member.
middleName The middle name of the member.
netWorth Net worth range.
occupationType The occupation type of the member.
partnerCode Partner code for the member. This field is a string value assigned according to the firm that the member belongs to.
previousExperienceSector Industrial sector of private placement if previousPrivatePlacementExperience is "true".
previousPrivatePlacementExperience A binary indicator whether the member has previous experience in private placement.
residenceCountry The country in which the member lives.
suffix The suffix of the name of the member.

The last 4 digits or the full text of the social security number (SSN) or tax identification number (TIN/TID) of the member.

In the rare case that there is a need for a firm to receive the full TID and such firm is permissioned by Folio to receive this data, the response to this call will return the full TID for the member.

title The title of the member.

Response Example

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
X-Powered-By: Servlet/2.5
Server: Sun GlassFish Enterprise Server v2.1.1
Link: <>; rel="PUT"; type="application/json"; title="updateMember"
Content-Type: application/json
Transfer-Encoding: chunked
Date: Fri, 21 Feb 2014 18:23:54 GMT

  "accreditedInvestorAnnualIncome" : true,
  "accreditedInvestorNetWorth" : false,
  "advisorLoginId" : "advisorId",
  "annualIncome" : "7",
  "citizenship" : "C",
  "creationDate" : "2016-08-22T00:00:00.000-05:00",
  "dateOfBirth" : "1973-08-22T00:00:00.000-05:00",
  "dayTelephone" : "7897897891",
  "dependentCount" : "0",
  "directorOrTenPercentShareholder" : true,
  "directorOrTenPercentShareholderCompany" : [ "TICKER" ],
  "email1" : "",
  "email2" : "",
  "employerAddress" : {
    "city" : "city",
    "country" : "US",
    "line1" : "employer address 1",
    "state" : "VA",
    "zipcode" : "12345"
  "employerName" : "folio",
  "employmentStatus" : "Employed",
  "eveningTelephone" : "7897897890",
  "finraAffiliated" : true,
  "finraCompany" : "ABC",
  "firstName" : "John",
  "primaryAddress" : {
    "city" : "city",
    "country" : "US",
    "line1" : "home address 1",
    "state" : "VA",
    "zipcode" : "12345"
  "lastName" : "Doe",
  "liquidNetWorth" : "7",
  "loginId" : "testusername",
  "mailingAddress" : {
    "city" : "city",
    "country" : "US",
    "line1" : "mailing address 1",
    "state" : "VA",
    "zipcode" : "12345"
  "memberOid" : "123123123123123123",
  "memberProfileItems" : {
    "topMarginalTaxBracket" : "1",
    "maritalStatus" : "P"
  "membershipType" : "N",
  "occupationType" : "engineering",
  "partnerCode" : "TESTCLIENT",
  "previousExperienceSector" : "BAN",
  "previousPrivatePlacementExperience" : true,
  "residenceCountry" : "US",
  "tid" : "xxxxx3432"

Change Log


  1. Updated 'cipStatus' field possible responses to include PENDING_NEW


  1. Add 'creationDate' field.


  1. Add 'cipStatus' field.

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