IFR Markets
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REST Web Service Help


This is the Trader Page web service.

Access is granted based on username and password parameters. You should use a POST request. Please contact your sales representative to locate these values.
Format user=[user name] and pass=[password] - After a successful login, you will receive a token in the response. You should use this token in the query string instead of the username/password arguments: &token=[token]


Parameters allow you to filter the query. Simply append one or more of the desired parameters below to your URL - /services/rest/traders?token=xxx&parameter=xxx.
All queries are limited to a maximum of 100 results. For access to more than 100, use the start filter with multiple iterative calls.

fieldsSpecify which data elements to return. Format: &fields=[comma separated list of fields]
formatThe format in which you wish to view the results. Format: &format=['json' or 'xml']
startOffset at which to start results, e.g. skip the first N results. Format: &start=N
limitLimit results to a total of N. Format: &limit=N
catCategory or categories to return. See http://www.ifrmarkets.com/services/rest/dest?dest_type=trader&help Format(s): &cat=N &cat=N,N
date_sortThe sort order of date property. Default: descending. Format: text (desc, asc)


Fields are segments of data returned by each service. Below is a list of the fields you will receive in this service. If you want to receive a subset of fields, you may append &fields=[one or more fields separated by a comma] to your URL - /services/rest/traders?token=xxx&fields=field1,field2.

nidThe unique identifier of the page. Format: integer.
createdThe date the page was initally created. Format: UNIX timestamp.
changedThe most recent modification date. Format: UNIX timestamp.
actionWhether this is a new or updated story. Format: string.
titleThe page title. Format: text.
urlThe Trader page URL. Format: text.
field_trader_commentary_authorThe commentary author (NOTE: this will only show if you are viewing the field_trader_commentary value) - firstname-space-lastname. Format: text.
field_trader_main_tableTrader Main Table. Format: tablefield
field_trader_commentaryCommentary. Format: nodereference
field_trader_positionPosition. Format: text
field_trader_position_atAt. Format: text
field_strategy_actionStrategy. Format: text
field_strategyAt. Format: text
field_trader_openOpen/Close. Format: date
field_trader_targetTarget. Format: text
field_trader_stopStop. Format: text
field_trader_imageAttached Image. Format: filefield
field_briefingBriefing. Format: link

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