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Get a Security

This request returns details of a security.

Request URL

Syntax GET /restapi/securities/{ticker}
Example URL https://testapi.foliofn.com/restapi/securities/DL

Response Data Fields

Field Description
ticker The ticker of the security.
companyName The company name issued the security.
instrumentType The instrument type of the security. See Instrument Types for more information.
windowBuyable An indicator of whether the security is window-tradable. See Order Types for more information.
directBuyable An indicator of whether the security is direct-tradable. See Order Types for more information.
settlementPeriod Days in which cash settles for buys.

Response Example


Status Code: 200 OK
Content-Type: application/json
Date: Thu, 03 Oct 2013 21:06:48 GMT
Location: https://testapi.foliofn.com/restapi/securities/DL
Server: Sun GlassFish Enterprise Server v2.1.1
Transfer-Encoding: chunked
X-Powered-By: Servlet/2.5


{
  "ticker": "DL",
  "companyName": "CHINA DISTANCE ED HLDGS LTD SPONS ADR",
  "instrumentType": "ADR",
  "windowBuyable": true,
  "directBuyable": true,
  "settlementPeriod": "2"
}

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