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Update a Folio

This request updates the information for a folio in a member’s brokerage account. The table below includes the fields that can be updated. Other fields that are defined in Create Example Object but not listed here cannot be updated by API.

Request URL

Syntax PUT /restapi/accounts/{accountnumber}/folios/{folionumber}
Example URL

Response Data Fields

See the detail of the fields in Get a Folio endpoint.

Request Example

PUT /restapi/accounts/RA1234ABCD/folios/RA1234ABCD03 HTTP/1.1
  "benchmark" : "^DJI",
  "dividendReinvest" : false,
  "dividendPayToAccount" : true,
  "folioNumber" : "RA1234ABCD03"

Response Example

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
X-Powered-By: Servlet/2.5
Server: Sun GlassFish Enterprise Server v2.1.1
Content-Type: text/html; charset=iso-8859-1
Content-Length: 0
Date: Thu, 07 Aug 2014 14:47:59 GMT

Change Log


  1. New field: “dividendPayToAccount”

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